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Senior SFO lawyer heads to private practice

Sasi-Kanth Mallela has joined K&L Gates in London as special counsel after eight years at the UK’s Serious Fraud Office.

12 February 2014

Norton Rose Fulbright launches global regulation and investigations practice

The merger between Norton Rose and Fulbright & Jaworski may have triggered the creation of the firm’s new global regulation and investigations practice this month but the idea for it arose years ago.

04 February 2014

Gibson Dunn adds cybercrime lawyer to white collar practice

Prosecutor Eric Vandevelde has joined Gibson Dunn and Crutcher’s Los Angeles office as counsel to its information technology, data privacy and white-collar defence and investigations practice groups.

31 January 2014

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev appoints partner to white-collar practice

Egorov Puginsky Afanasiev has promoted Victoria Burkovskaya from counsel to partner after she successfully grew its Moscow white-collar practice.

13 January 2014

Drago Kos heads OECD bribery working group

Slovenian lawyer Drago Kos, who has held several prominent anti-corruption posts, has started his term as the head of the OECD Working Group on Bribery.

10 January 2014

Akin Gump poaches Latham & Watkins partner

Akin Gump has hired FCPA investigations specialist Aaron Murphy as a partner in its San Francisco office, as the firm looks to model its anti-corruption practice on its antitrust group.

06 January 2014

Weil promotes investigations lawyer to partner

Stacy Nettleton has been promoted to partner in Weil Gotshal & Manges’ securities litigation practice in New York.

25 November 2013

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