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WilmerHale recruits New York prosecutor

WilmerHale recruits New York prosecutor

March 18, 2015, GIR

The former head of the securities and commodities fraud task force at the Manhattan US attorney’s office, Anjan Sahni, will return to WilmerHale in June.

Covington expands London disputes practice

Covington expands London disputes practice

March 17, 2015, GIR

The former London head of King & Wood Mallesons’ litigation practice, Alex Leitch, has joined Covington & Burling.

Dentons hires in Chicago

Dentons hires in Chicago

March 16, 2015, GIR

Former federal prosecutor Stephen Senderowitz has joined Dentons from Winston & Strawn.

James Cole: DoJ is better now at resolving international investigations

James Cole: DoJ is better now at resolving international investigations

March 13, 2015, GIR

Speaking to GIR shortly before he joins Sidley Austin, former US deputy attorney general James Cole says the Department of Justice has improved its ability to secure simultaneous settlements with foreign enforcers.

Schiff Hardin hires SDNY prosecutor

Schiff Hardin hires SDNY prosecutor

March 11, 2015, GIR

Former Manhattan prosecutor Ryan Poscablo has moved to Schiff Hardin in New York, where he will advise on FCPA, cybersecurity and anti-money laundering matters.

Morgan Lewis recruits Dallas investigators

Morgan Lewis recruits Dallas investigators

March 11, 2015, GIR

A trio of investigations and white-collar partners has left K&L Gates to join Morgan Lewis & Bockius.

Covington launches LA office with investigations hires

Covington launches LA office with investigations hires

March 10, 2015, GIR

Covington & Burling has hired two former federal prosecutors to its new Los Angeles office.

Freshfields Moscow team creates new firm

Freshfields Moscow team creates new firm

March 10, 2015, GIR

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer’s former Moscow disputes head Maxim Kulkov says the creation of new boutique Kulkov Kolotilov & Partners will allow his team to be “much more flexible” when handling investigations.

Cybersecurity prosecutor and China expert heads to O’Melveny

Cybersecurity prosecutor and China expert heads to O’Melveny

March 06, 2015, GIR

O’Melveny & Myers has hired Ronald Cheng, a former US federal cybercrime prosecutor who will split his time between the firm’s Los Angeles and Hong Kong offices.

Latham adds securities and sanctions partners

Latham adds securities and sanctions partners

March 06, 2015, GIR

Latham & Watkins has promoted Christopher Turner in Washington, DC, and Charles Claypoole in London.