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Steptoe opens Hong Kong office with two Clifford Chance hires

Steptoe opens Hong Kong office with two Clifford Chance hires

December 03, 2019, GIR

Steptoe & Johnson has recruited Clifford Chance partner Wendy Wysong to launch the firm’s new Hong Kong office.

People News: SFO chief technology officer moves to private practice

People News: SFO chief technology officer moves to private practice

November 29, 2019, GIR

In the latest people news, RPC hires a former SFO chief technology officer and the US Justice Department’s third in charge joins Boies Schiller.

World Bank anti-corruption chief departs

World Bank anti-corruption chief departs

November 28, 2019, GIR

The head of the World Bank’s Integrity Vice Presidency, Pascale Dubois, has left the international body and been temporarily replaced by a former senior SEC executive.

Veteran lawyer headed back to the US after SFO secondment

Veteran lawyer headed back to the US after SFO secondment

November 28, 2019, GIR

Peter Pope will return to Jenner & Block’s New York office in January 2020 after spending 13 months on secondment at the SFO.

The FRC recruits former FCA director of investigations

The FRC recruits former FCA director of investigations

November 25, 2019, GIR

The UK Financial Reporting Council has recruited Jamie Symington from Brown Rudnick in London as it bolsters its enforcement division.

Former national security advisor returns to Steptoe & Johnson

Former national security advisor returns to Steptoe & Johnson

November 22, 2019, GIR

Steptoe & Johnson has recruited Michael Edney, a former US National Security Council legal advisor, to its government investigations practice in Washington, DC.

Former PwC manager joins K2 Intelligence

Former PwC manager joins K2 Intelligence

November 21, 2019, GIR

K2 Intelligence has recruited former PwC senior manager Sabrine Hassen as associate managing director of its London-based investigations and disputes practice.

OECD’s director of legal affairs joins Paul Hastings

OECD’s director of legal affairs joins Paul Hastings

November 18, 2019, GIR

Paul Hastings has hired the OECD’s director of legal affairs, Nicola Bonucci, to its investigations and white-collar crime practice in Paris.

In memoriam: Rod Fletcher

In memoriam: Rod Fletcher

November 15, 2019, GIR

Members of London's white-collar community have paid tribute to Rod Fletcher – one of the UK’s most beloved and highly regarded lawyers – following his death on 6 November.

People News: Reed Smith recruits former SEC attorney

People News: Reed Smith recruits former SEC attorney

November 15, 2019, GIR

In the latest people news, Reed Smith hires a former SEC lawyer to its corporate group and K2 Intelligence appoints a new managing director in London.