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Former DoJ criminal head moves to private practice

Former DoJ criminal head moves to private practice

January 12, 2015, GIR

The former acting head of the DoJ’s criminal division, David O’Neil, has joined Debevoise & Plimpton in DC.

Asset recovery pair joins Cooley in London

Asset recovery pair joins Cooley in London

January 12, 2015, GIR

Former Edwards Wildman partners James Maton and Laurence Harris have joined Cooley in London, as the firm launches its UK practice.

Former US attorney to lead Quinn Emanuel’s new Seattle office

Former US attorney to lead Quinn Emanuel’s new Seattle office

January 09, 2015, GIR

Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan announced on 7 January that Jenny Durkan has joined as global chair of its cyber law and privacy group.

McDermott hires US health-care official

McDermott hires US health-care official

January 09, 2015, GIR

Former US Department of Health and Human Services investigator Tony Maida has joined McDermott Will & Emery in New York.

Steptoe promotes two white-collar lawyers

Steptoe promotes two white-collar lawyers

January 08, 2015, GIR

Steptoe & Johnson has promoted Shawn Davisson and Sarah Lamoree to of counsel in the firm’s FCPA and anti-corruption practice in Washington, DC.

Hogan Lovells promotes in London, Madrid and DC

Hogan Lovells promotes in London, Madrid and DC

January 08, 2015, GIR

Hogan Lovells announced on 5 January that it has promoted five lawyers, whose specialisations include sanctions, data protection, fraud and banking investigations.

Lalive adds counsel in Geneva

Lalive adds counsel in Geneva

January 07, 2015, GIR

Swiss firm Lalive promoted investigator and white-collar litigator Sonja Maeder Morvant to counsel on 1 January.

Fried Frank in double transfer boost

Fried Frank in double transfer boost

January 07, 2015, GIR

Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson has hired partners Evan Barr and Lawrence Gerschwer in the firm’s white-collar criminal defence and securities enforcement practice in New York.

Akin Gump boosts sanctions practice

Akin Gump boosts sanctions practice

January 06, 2015, GIR

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld has promoted Shiva Aminian to partner in the firm’s international trade practice in Washington, DC.

Pepper Hamilton promotes FCPA lawyer

Pepper Hamilton promotes FCPA lawyer

January 06, 2015, GIR

Pepper Hamilton has promoted Martin Bloor to partner in the firm’s white-collar litigation and investigations practice in New York.