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People News: Former Finra official joins Katten Muchin

People News: Former Finra official joins Katten Muchin

October 16, 2018, GIR

In the latest people news round-up, Katten Muchin and Morrison & Foerster make hires, while Covington & Burling and White & Case announce a string of promotions.

Jenner & Block adds second K&L Gates partner

Jenner & Block adds second K&L Gates partner

October 16, 2018, GIR

Paul Feldberg will help build Jenner & Block’s white-collar practice alongside Christine Braamskamp, who joined the firm in May.

King & Spalding hires cybercrime expert

King & Spalding hires cybercrime expert

October 12, 2018, GIR

The DOJ’s former counsel for cyber investigations, Scott Ferber, has re-joined King & Spalding’s data privacy and security practice in Washington, DC.

CMS counsel joins Addleshaw Goddard

CMS counsel joins Addleshaw Goddard

October 08, 2018, GIR

Addleshaw Goddard has hired David Pygott as a partner in its global investigations practice as it builds its contentious regulatory capabilities.

StoneTurn nets New York consultancy

StoneTurn nets New York consultancy

October 02, 2018, GIR

StoneTurn has added eight executives from New York-based Lemire as part of the professional services consultancy’s efforts to bolster its investigations and monitoring capabilities.

GIR Live New York - in pictures

GIR Live New York - in pictures

October 01, 2018, GIR

Photos from GIR Live New York, co-chaired by F Joseph Warin at Gibson Dunn & Crutcher and Bruce Yannett at Debevoise & Plimpton, and held at Gibson Dunn’s offices in New York on 27 September.

GIR Awards 2018 – Most Impressive Investigations Practice

GIR Awards 2018 – Most Impressive Investigations Practice

September 28, 2018, GIR

GIR reveals the nominees for Most Impressive Investigations Practice of the Year. The awards ceremony will take place on 25 October in aid of a school in Sierra Leone that helps disadvantaged girls.

GIR Awards 2018 – Investigations Consultancy of the Year

GIR Awards 2018 – Investigations Consultancy of the Year

September 27, 2018, GIR

GIR reveals the nominees for Investigations Consultancy of the Year. The awards ceremony will take place on 25 October in aid of the Swawou Layout School in Sierra Leone.

Jenner & Block partner to be seconded to SFO

Jenner & Block partner to be seconded to SFO

September 27, 2018, GIR

The SFO’s new director announced the new secondee alongside structural changes to bring greater clarity to two senior roles and and help speed up the agency’s cases.

FRA launches Finland office with double hire

FRA launches Finland office with double hire

September 26, 2018, GIR

The head of Forensic Risk Alliance’s Nordic business said that Scandinavia is the new France as he talks to GIR about the consultancy’s new Helsinki office.