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People News: McGuireWoods nabs barrister from Fieldfisher

People News: McGuireWoods nabs barrister from Fieldfisher

April 02, 2020, GIR

In the latest people news roundup, a former Fieldfisher lawyer swaps firms and Wilkie Farr & Gallagher launches a Chicago office.

BRG hires former PwC director to grow eastern European investigations practice

BRG hires former PwC director to grow eastern European investigations practice

March 31, 2020, GIR

Anastasia Malyugina joined the California-based consultancy’s London office on 9 March with a brief to expand BRG’s business in eastern Europe, central Asia and the CIS countries.

Counsel Watch

Counsel Watch

March 16, 2020, GIR

In the latest counsel watch, Switzerland’s financial regulator hires a Zurich-based lawyer to investigate allegations of espionage at Credit Suisse while a Hogan Lovells team in London successfully fends of an appeal in a lawsuit linked to a $25 million fraud scheme.

People News: Former Jenner & Block white-collar co-chair returns to the US government

People News: Former Jenner & Block white-collar co-chair returns to the US government

March 13, 2020, GIR

In the latest people news roundup, a former advisor to the UK Serious Fraud Office has joined the New York State Attorney General’s Office while an ex-White House lawyer is helping launch BakerHostetler’s San Francisco office.

People news: Ropes & Gray lawyer joins Chinese investment fund as US-facing compliance chief

People news: Ropes & Gray lawyer joins Chinese investment fund as US-facing compliance chief

March 06, 2020, GIR

In a blockbuster people news roundup, a former Ropes & Gray partner has moved to an in-house compliance role in Hong Kong, while Morgan Lewis has snagged an ex-deputy chief at the US Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York.

MoFo nets ex-FRC enforcement director in search for UK white-collar experience

MoFo nets ex-FRC enforcement director in search for UK white-collar experience

March 04, 2020, GIR

Morrison & Foerster has bolstered its London practice with the addition of Gareth Rees and Hayley Ichilcik from King & Spalding.

Crowell & Moring nabs former government national security advisor

Crowell & Moring nabs former government national security advisor

February 21, 2020, JUST SANCTIONS

Crowell & Moring has added a former US Treasury Department and DOJ national security attorney.

People News: Former SEC lawyer enters private practice

People News: Former SEC lawyer enters private practice

February 14, 2020, GIR

In the latest people news, a former US Securities and Exchange Commission trial lawyer joins Morrison & Foerster and Simpson Thacher has appointed a new national security regulatory practice leader.

GIR Practitioner’s Guide launch party – in pictures

GIR Practitioner’s Guide launch party – in pictures

February 14, 2020, GIR

Pictures from the launch party for GIR's Practitioner’s Guide to Global Investigations, which is now available online, as an e-book and in hard copy.

Senior SFO official to join Simmons & Simmons

Senior SFO official to join Simmons & Simmons

February 12, 2020, GIR

Simmons & Simmons is expanding its criminal investigations practice with the addition of the SFO’s Camilla de Silva, who oversaw the agency’s corruption settlements with Airbus and Rolls-Royce.