USA Legal News
Constangy, Brooks & Smith adds two labour & employment attorneys
Posted 05 March 2015
Kansas City-based Donald Prophete and Denver-based Steven Moore have joined Constangy, Brooks & Smith LLP from Littler Mendelson PC and Ogletree Deakins respectively. The firm has changed its name to Constangy, Brooks, Smith & Prophete LLP to reflect Mr Prophete's arrival. Both attorneys are recommended by Chambers USA for Labor & Employment in their respective regions. Read more here.
Kirkland & Ellis expands banking expertise
Posted 05 March 2015
Louis Hernandez has joined Kirkland & Ellis' Chicago office from Paul Hastings LLP. Hernandez is recognized by Chambers USA for Banking & Finance in Illinois. Read more here.
Dickstein Shapiro boosts its Connecticut corporate offering
Posted 24 February 2015
Gloria Skigen has joined Dickstein Shapiro’s Stamford, Connecticut office from Martin LLP. Skigen is recognized in the Connecticut Corporate/M&A section of Chambers USA. Read more here.
Dentons opens in Tysons Corner, Virginia
Posted 18 February 2015
Dentons has strengthened its US export controls and national security practice with the addition of Giovanna Cinelli, marking the opening of its new office in Tysons Corner, Virginia. Former Jones Day partner Cinelli is recognized by Chambers USA in the Nationwide International Trade: Export Controls & Economic Sanctions rankings. Read more here.
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP hires leading business litigator
Posted 09 February 2015
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP has strengthened its disputes practice with the acquisition of Alan Perry. Perry is recognized by Chambers USA in Mississippi Litigation. Read more here.
Nixon Peabody and Ungaretti & Harris merger
Posted 03 February 2015
International law firm Nixon Peabody and Chicago-based Ungaretti & Harris have merged, resulting in the addition of over 100 lawyers to Nixon Peabody’s Chicago office. Nixon Peabody is recognized by Chambers USA across several practice areas and states. Read more here.
McGuireWoods strengthens FCPA expertise
Posted 30 January 2015
George Terwilliger has joined McGuireWoods' Washington, DC office from Morgan, Lewis & Bockius. Chambers USA recommends Terwilliger as a leading lawyer for FCPA matters. Read more here.
Sidley hires respected energy partner
Posted 28 January 2015
Sidley Austin LLP has boosted its Houston presence through the hire of energy finance expert Robert Stephens from Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP. Stephens is ranked in the Nationwide Energy: Oil & Gas (Transactional) section of Chambers USA. Read more here.