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SDNY prosecutor heads to Ropes & Gray

Marc Berger, head of the securities and commodities fraud task force at the office of the US Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York (SDNY), will become a partner at Ropes & Gray in New York later this year.

25 April 2014

Control Risks poaches FTI Consulting anti-corruption expert

Risk consultancy Control Risks has hired Greg Esslinger as senior managing director of the company’s corporate investigations practice in the US.

25 April 2014

Holland & Knight poaches Virginia prosecutor

Assistant US Attorney for the Eastern District of Virginia Tim Belevetz has joined Holland & Knight in Washington, DC and Northern Virginia.

24 April 2014

Norton Rose Fulbright promotes financial services specialists

Norton Rose Fulbright has welcomed three investigations lawyers from the UK and US to its partnership, the firm announced yesterday.

24 April 2014

Clifford Chance promotes London lawyer to partner

Clifford Chance has promoted Judith Seddon to partner in the firm’s business crime and regulatory enforcement team in London.

23 April 2014

Senior SEC lawyer returns to private practice

US Securities and Exchange Commission senior trial counsel Joseph Boryshansky has returned to Akin Gump after six years at the agency.

23 April 2014

Eggleston heads to the White House

Kirkland & Ellis investigations and litigation partner Neil Eggleston will become counsel to US President Barack Obama in mid-May, the White House announced yesterday.

22 April 2014

Cozen O’Connor hires former FINRA prosecutor

Cozen O’Connor has hired Linda Riefberg as a partner in its commercial litigation practice in New York from Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson.

22 April 2014

Obama special counsel heads to Latham

Investigations and white collar crime lawyer Jonathan Su will return to Latham & Watkins after two years advising staff at the White House, the firm announced yesterday.

17 April 2014

Goodwin Procter boosts data security and privacy practice

Cybersecurity and data privacy expert Gerard Stegmaier has joined Goodwin Procter in Washington, DC, the firm announced on Monday.

16 April 2014

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