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Kaye Scholer partner joins Paul Hastings

Kaye Scholer partner joins Paul Hastings

July 10, 2014, GIR

Eric Sussman has joined Paul Hastings as partner in its investigations and white-collar defence practice in Chicago from Kaye Scholer.

Arnold & Porter hires UK financial services specialist

Arnold & Porter hires UK financial services specialist

July 10, 2014, GIR

Former Financial Services Authority (FSA) lawyer Tim Aron has joined Arnold & Porter in London, where he will advise financial services institutions on regulatory issues and represent them in enforcement action.

Herrick lands former EDNY criminal chief

July 09, 2014, GIR

Former federal prosecutor Victor Rocco has joined US firm Herrick, Feinstein as partner to lead the firm’s white-collar defence and investigations practice from New York.

MoFo makes Friedman Europe managing partner

MoFo makes Friedman Europe managing partner

July 08, 2014, GIR

Investigations lawyer Paul Friedman, co-chair of Morrison & Foerster’s FCPA and anti-corruption task force, has become the firm’s first managing partner for Europe, it was announced today.

Billy Jacobson to join US firm

Billy Jacobson to join US firm

July 07, 2014, GIR

Willliam Jacobson, brought in by oil and natural gas services company Weatherford to lead a compliance overhaul amid multiple US FCPA investigations in 2009, is to move back to private practice.

Debevoise & Plimpton promotes investigations lawyer

Debevoise & Plimpton promotes investigations lawyer

July 07, 2014, GIR

Alex Parker has been made international counsel in Debevoise & Plimpton’s white-collar and regulatory defence group in London.

DLA Piper poaches Greenberg litigators

DLA Piper poaches Greenberg litigators

July 03, 2014, GIR

Kevin Finger, chair of Greenberg Traurig's Chicago litigation practice, has joined DLA Piper together with co-chair Jeffrey Torosian.

Herbert Smith adds partner in NYC

Herbert Smith adds partner in NYC

July 02, 2014, GIR

A former assistant US attorney has joined Herbert Smith Freehills to become the firm's second partner in its New York City-based corporate crime and investigations practice.

EY builds in Brazil

EY builds in Brazil

July 01, 2014, GIR

EY has bought Brazilian consultancy firm Conformity to strengthen its fraud investigations and disputes services to address increasing anti-corruption enforcement in South America.

Baker & McKenzie promotes asset recovery lawyer

Baker & McKenzie promotes asset recovery lawyer

June 27, 2014, GIR

Baker & McKenzie has promoted Charles Thomson to partner in its dispute resolution practice in London.