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Pfizer investigations head joins Paul Hastings

Pfizer investigations head joins Paul Hastings

February 21, 2014, GIR

Gary Giampetruzzi has joined Paul Hastings’ New York litigation practice after 13 years at pharmaceuticals company Pfizer.

Manatt builds anti-money laundering team in DC

February 21, 2014, GIR

Manatt Phelps & Phillips has added two former Patton Boggs partners with anti-money laundering experience to its Washington, DC litigation and financial services practices.

SEC enforcement co-director returns to Milbank

SEC enforcement co-director returns to Milbank

February 17, 2014, GIR

George Canellos will join Milbank Tweed Hadley & McCloy as global head of litigation after spending a year as the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)’s co-director of enforcement.

Senior SFO lawyer heads to private practice

Senior SFO lawyer heads to private practice

February 12, 2014, GIR

Sasi-Kanth Mallela has joined K&L Gates in London as special counsel after eight years at the UK’s Serious Fraud Office.

Norton Rose Fulbright launches global regulation and investigations practice

February 04, 2014, GIR

The merger between Norton Rose and Fulbright & Jaworski may have triggered the creation of the firm’s new global regulation and investigations practice this month but the idea for it arose years ago.

Gibson Dunn adds cybercrime lawyer to white collar practice

Gibson Dunn adds cybercrime lawyer to white collar practice

January 31, 2014, GIR

Prosecutor Eric Vandevelde has joined Gibson Dunn and Crutcher’s Los Angeles office as counsel to its information technology, data privacy and white-collar defence and investigations practice groups.

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev appoints partner to white-collar practice

January 13, 2014, GIR

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev has promoted Victoria Burkovskaya from counsel to partner after she successfully grew its Moscow white-collar practice.

Drago Kos heads OECD bribery working group

January 10, 2014, GIR

Slovenian lawyer Drago Kos, who has held several prominent anti-corruption posts, has started his term as the head of the OECD Working Group on Bribery.

Akin Gump poaches Latham & Watkins partner

January 06, 2014, GIR

Akin Gump has hired FCPA investigations specialist Aaron Murphy as a partner in its San Francisco office, as the firm looks to model its anti-corruption practice on its antitrust group.

Weil promotes investigations lawyer to partner

November 25, 2013, GIR

Stacy Nettleton has been promoted to partner in Weil Gotshal & Manges’ securities litigation practice in New York.