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Former US prosecutor joins Quinn Emanuel

Former US prosecutor joins Quinn Emanuel

April 10, 2019, GIR

Quinn Emanuel has hired former Kirkland & Ellis partner Leonid Feller as a partner in its white-collar group in Chicago.

MoFo continues to expand national security practice

MoFo continues to expand national security practice

April 05, 2019, GIR

Morrison & Foerster has recruited a third former US government lawyer within 12 months to its national security practice.

Nardello hires new London and New York offices heads

Nardello hires new London and New York offices heads

April 03, 2019, GIR

Max Cawdron and Christopher McCavitt have joined Nardello & Co as managing directors in London and New York respectively.

Sidley Austin hires former FSA prosecutor

Sidley Austin hires former FSA prosecutor

April 01, 2019, GIR

Sara George is set to leave Stephenson Harwood to join Sidley Austin as a partner in its securities and derivatives practice in London.

People News: Linklaters partner seconded to FCA

People News: Linklaters partner seconded to FCA

March 22, 2019, GIR

In the latest people news round-up, Hogan Lovells appoints a former Sony Hack prosecutor as the head of its Americas white-collar practice and a Hong Kong-based lawyer leaves a UK magic circle firm for a six-month stint at the FCA.

Greenberg Traurig trio split off to create new trial boutique

Greenberg Traurig trio split off to create new trial boutique

March 21, 2019, GIR

Marc Mukasey, the former co-chair of Greenberg Traurig’s white-collar defence practice, has launched a New York boutique law firm that he says is “built specifically for the courtroom”.

MoFo adds two lawyers from WilmerHale

MoFo adds two lawyers from WilmerHale

March 20, 2019, GIR

Roland Steinmeyer and Patrick Späth have joined Morrison & Foerster’s investigations and white-collar defence practice in Berlin.

Counsel Watch

Counsel Watch

March 18, 2019, GIR

GIR rounds up the lawyers and firms working on the biggest cases, including counsel acting for TechnipFMC as it braces for a global foreign bribery settlement and the lawyers defending Shell in foreign bribery-related actions in several jurisdictions.

White-collar crime lawyer returns to DLA Piper

White-collar crime lawyer returns to DLA Piper

March 12, 2019, GIR

Emanuel Ballo is returning to DLA Piper as a partner in its litigation and regulatory practice in Frankfurt following a stint at Gleiss Lutz in the same city.

De Brauw lawyer joins Norton Rose

De Brauw lawyer joins Norton Rose

March 07, 2019, GIR

Sharon Oded has joined Norton Rose Fulbright as a regulatory, compliance and investigations partner in its London and Amsterdam offices.