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Pfizer investigations head joins Paul Hastings

Gary Giampetruzzi has joined Paul Hastings’ New York litigation practice after 13 years at pharmaceuticals company Pfizer.

21 February 2014

Manatt builds anti-money laundering team in DC

Manatt Phelps & Phillips has added two former Patton Boggs partners with anti-money laundering experience to its Washington, DC litigation and financial services practices.

21 February 2014

SEC appoints trading and markets division director

WilmerHale partner Stephen Luparello will be the next director of the Securities and Exchange Commission's trading and markets division. He takes over from John Ramsay, who will step down next month.

21 February 2014

This week: SEC Speaks 2014

This week, the US Security and Exchange Commission (SEC) will offer the world a first glimpse into its priorities for the year ahead, following its change of guard. The agency’s annual “SEC Speaks” event takes place on 21 and 22 February, in Washington, DC.

17 February 2014

SEC enforcement co-director returns to Milbank

George Canellos will join Milbank Tweed Hadley & McCloy as global head of litigation after spending a year as the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)’s co-director of enforcement.

17 February 2014

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

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