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Former acting deputy US attorney for SDNY to join Sidley Austin

Former acting deputy US attorney for SDNY to join Sidley Austin

August 15, 2018, GIR

Sidley Austin has recruited Joan Loughnane, a former acting deputy US attorney for the Southern District of New York, as part of an effort to strengthen its cybercrime offering.

GIR Awards: nominations deadline extended

GIR Awards: nominations deadline extended

August 14, 2018, GIR

GIR has extended the deadline for nominations by one week for its fourth annual awards ceremony, which will be held on 25 October at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington, DC.

Siemens CCO Moosmayer to join Novartis

Siemens CCO Moosmayer to join Novartis

August 14, 2018, GIR

Swiss pharmaceutical company Novartis has hired Klaus Moosmayer from German engineering company Siemens, months after Novartis’ general counsel resigned in the wake of a scandal over payments the company made to US President Donald Trump’s former personal lawyer Michael Cohen.

Herbert Smith boosts South Africa disputes offering with Bowmans hire

Herbert Smith boosts South Africa disputes offering with Bowmans hire

August 10, 2018, GIR

Herbert Smith has hired Cameron Dunstan-Smith as a partner in its corporate crime and investigations practice in Johannesburg.

Simpson Thacher hires former SDNY prosecutor

Simpson Thacher hires former SDNY prosecutor

August 10, 2018, GIR

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett has recruited Brooke Cucinella, a former assistant US attorney for the Southern District of New York.

People news roundup: new DPP for England and Wales

People news roundup: new DPP for England and Wales

August 01, 2018, GIR

In the latest people news, Max Hill QC is announced as the next director of the CPS and telecommunications service provider, O2, appoints its first-ever director of compliance.

Sam Eastwood leaves Norton Rose Fulbright after 29 years

Sam Eastwood leaves Norton Rose Fulbright after 29 years

July 25, 2018, GIR

Mayer Brown is expanding its investigations capacity in London with the hire of two white-collar partners from Norton Rose Fulbright.

Former Odebrecht in-house counsel launches new firm

Former Odebrecht in-house counsel launches new firm

July 24, 2018, GIR

Two Brazilian white-collar lawyers have launched a firm focused on representing companies under investigation in Brazil and the US.

Head of Foundry Chambers moves to BCLP

Head of Foundry Chambers moves to BCLP

July 23, 2018, GIR

Mukul Chawla QC, the head of Foundry Chambers, is joining BCLP as the head of its UK corporate crime team in London in October 2018.

GIR Awards: nominations wanted

GIR Awards: nominations wanted

July 18, 2018, GIR

GIR is seeking nominations for its fourth annual awards ceremony which will be held on 25 October at the Mayflower Hotel in Washington, DC.