Manatt Adds Top Antitrust Lawyer

NEW YORK — Oct. 27, 2014 — Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP, announced that Lisl J. Dunlop has joined the firm as a partner in the Antitrust group, based in the firm’s New York office. Dunlop comes to Manatt from Shearman & Sterling LLP, where she was a member of the Antitrust group and helped launch its United Kingdom competition law practice. With over 20 years of experience, Dunlop advises leading national and multinational companies in an array of industries—particularly those in the media, technology and … [Read more...]

Former Cantor Senior Policy Advisor Joins Hogan Lovells

Washington, D.C., 27 October, 2014 – Hogan Lovells announced today that Aaron Cutler, formerly the Senior Advisor for Policy and Outreach for the Office of the Majority Leader Eric Cantor, will join the firm’s Legislative group as a partner. Cutler’s practice will focus on traditional advocacy and political intelligence. He has diverse experience having worked directly with several industry sectors including banking, real estate, financial services, energy and environment, telecommunications, technology, and … [Read more...]

Littler Enters Peru

(October 20, 2014) – Littler, the world’s largest employment and labor law practice representing management, will combine with Peru’s leading labor and employment law boutique, Estudio Gonzalez & Asociados, effective November 1, 2014. Littler’s expansion into Peru is part of its global growth strategy that includes combining with leading firms in key international markets through Littler Global. “As our clients are increasingly operating throughout the world, and consequently face new challenges in managing … [Read more...]

Bailey & Glasser Continues Firm Growth

Charleston, WV - Bailey & Glasser LLP is pleased to announce that four new lawyers and an investment advisor have joined the firm in order to meet the growing needs of our clients.  Steven Bloch has joined the firm as a partner in the Philadelphia, PA office, Tony Clackler and Ryan Donovan are associates in the Charleston, WV office, Ora Nwabueze is an associate in the Washington, DC office, and Pratik Budhdev, who will provide investment advice to clients, is also in the Washington, DC office.   Steven Bloch, Partner Steven … [Read more...]

AgnewBrusavich Opens Orange County Office

LOS ANGELES/ORANGE COUNTY, CA – AgnewBrusavich, a serious personal injury law firm, has announced the opening of its Irvine office after celebrating 30 years in business in May 2014. Headquartered in Torrance, the firm recently filed two widely-publicized lawsuits, including one suit against the University of Southern California and former head football coach Lane Kiffin for severe personal injuries sustained by football player Brian Baucham, as well as one suit against California and Newport Beach for a dangerous intersection on Pacific … [Read more...]

Senate President Pro Tempore to Join Greenberg Traurig

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (October 22, 2014) – Greenberg Traurig, LLP is pleased to announce that former California State Senate President pro Tempore Darrell Steinberg will join the firm as Chair of its California Government Law & Policy Practice on December 1st after his final term expires. Senator Steinberg will be located in the Sacramento office, where he has represented the region in the state legislature 14 of the past 16 years, including the last six years as leader of the Senate. Before he was first elected to the Assembly in 1998, … [Read more...]

Kramer Levin Names New White Collar Co-Chairs

NEW YORK, October 22, 2014 – Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP announced today that Paul H. Schoeman and Eric A. Tirschwell have been named co-chairs of the firm’s White Collar Defense and Investigations Group. Both are former federal prosecutors. They will take over leadership of a group that has handled many of the nation’s most high-profile white-collar cases and significant trials and has long ranked as among the best in the country. “I’ve enjoyed watching Paul and Eric develop into two superb and highly … [Read more...]

Kesselman, Brantly & Stockinger Launched

Los Angeles, CA – Combining their significant antitrust and business litigation expertise, litigators David Kesselman, Amy Brantly and Trevor Stockinger announce the launch of Kesselman, Brantly & Stockinger LLP (KBS).  Representing family owned to publicly traded companies, the firm specializes in antitrust and unfair competition disputes, competition counseling, complex business litigation, and employment litigation. The three name partners, who spent years at Blecher & Collins, Susman Godfrey and Irell & Manella, … [Read more...]

Mortgage Banking Attorney Joins Ballard Spahr

WASHINGTON, D.C. (October 17, 2014) – Anne E. Sutherland, an attorney well known in the mortgage banking industry for her work with mortgage loan origination and servicing clients, has joined Ballard Spahr as of counsel in the Mortgage Banking and Consumer Financial Services Groups, firm Chair Mark Stewart announced today. Ms. Sutherland brings to the firm more than 20 years of experience, both in-house as general counsel and chief compliance officer for several national mortgage banking companies as well as in private practice. At … [Read more...]

John Bouma to Step Down as Chair of Snell & Wilmer

PHOENIX (October 21, 2014) – Snell & Wilmer today announced that after more than 30 years as chairman, John J. Bouma will step down from the position on March 1, 2015. Matthew P. Feeney, a partner in the firm’s Phoenix office, will assume the chairmanship at that time. Following the transition, Bouma will remain active in his practice and continue to serve on the firm’s executive and compensation committees. During Bouma’s tenure, the firm has experienced significant expansion and now employs more than 1,000 … [Read more...]