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Paul Hastings recruits White & Case partners in London

White & Case partners Jonathan Pickworth and Joanna Dimmock will leave the firm after five years to join Paul Hastings in London.

27 January 2021

People news: Biden taps prominent white-collar lawyers amid a rush of US lawyer moves

In the latest people news, a flurry of activity in the US with the Biden administration appointing WilmerHale, MoFo and Cooley lawyers for senior positions, several US prosecutors jumping to private practice as well as a number of lateral hires.

21 January 2021

GIR’s In-House Investigator Series: Lara Kroop Delamarre

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Lara Kroop Delamarre, the Paris-based head of global investigations for French food products company Danone, tells GIR about her past as a Justice Department prosecutor, the factors she considers when deciding whether to bring in external counsel and what she looks for in a private practice lawyer.

20 January 2021

New Jersey US attorney joins King & Spalding

Craig Carpenito, the former top prosecutor in New Jersey, spoke to GIR about his work tackling white-collar crime in the healthcare and life sciences sector.

19 January 2021

LA US attorney returns to Gibson Dunn

Nick Hanna, who helped shape the DOJ’s recent corporate enforcement strategy and oversaw the 1MDB corruption investigation, has rejoined his old firm.

12 January 2021

Veon’s deputy general counsel joins DLA Piper

Matthew Matule, who oversaw Veon’s internal investigation into FCPA violations, has joined DLA Piper as a partner in the firm’s litigation and regulatory practice in Boston.

12 January 2021

People News: US fraud prosecutor joins law firm

The US Justice Department’s recently-departed market integrity chief has joined Morrison & Foerster, and the Biden-Harris transition team announced new joiners to the White House legal team.

11 January 2021

Ex-US sanctions official: Biden to mirror Trump’s approach minus the “flourishes”

Ex-OFAC chief counsel Charlie Steele spoke to GIR about the future of US sanctions, his move back to private practice and why he chose not to join a law firm after leaving the government.

08 January 2021

DOJ sees management change at fraud unit

The head of the market integrity and major frauds unit in the Criminal Division’s fraud section has left the Department of Justice. He’s replaced in an acting capacity by a senior prosecutor in the Healthcare Fraud Unit.

07 January 2021

People News: Former OFAC chief counsel joins consultancy firm

A former chief counsel at the US Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control has moved into private practice and a number of investigations lawyers have received end-of-year promotions.

04 January 2021

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