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Freshfields investigations co-head becomes US managing partner

Freshfields investigations co-head becomes US managing partner

March 13, 2014, GIR

Adam Siegel will lead Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in the US from April, the firm announced yesterday.

King & Spalding nets another Fried Frank partner

King & Spalding nets another Fried Frank partner

March 11, 2014, GIR

Carmen Lawrence has become the third partner this year to join King & Spalding in its government investigations practice from Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson.

Herbert Smith Freehills poaches Deutsche Bank global compliance chief

Herbert Smith Freehills poaches Deutsche Bank global compliance chief

March 10, 2014, GIR

Deutsche Bank’s head of compliance, government and regulatory affairs, Andrew Procter, will join Herbert Smith Freehills as a partner in London, the firm announced last Wednesday.

CFTC chief trial attorney heads to Jones Day

CFTC chief trial attorney heads to Jones Day

March 05, 2014, GIR

Stephen Obie has joined Jones Day’s financial institutions litigation and regulation practice in New York.

Allen & Overy adds to global investigations team

Allen & Overy adds to global investigations team

March 04, 2014, GIR

Allen & Overy has promoted four litigators with investigations experience to partner.

Latham boosts Boston practice

Latham boosts Boston practice

February 26, 2014, GIR

White-collar litigator Michael Fee has joined Latham & Watkins in Boston after 25 years at Ropes & Gray.

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.