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Morgan Lewis Partner Kicks Cyber Law Up a Notch In His Thrillers, Bloomberg Law

Morgan Lewis partner and co-head of the firm’s privacy and cybersecurity practice Reece Hirsch was interviewed by Bloomberg Law about his latest novel, “Black Nowhere.” The novel will be released in hardcover on September 1 and is loosely based on the rise and fall of Silk Road. “I deal with issues like ransomware, security breaches,…

Paul Hastings’ Leading Latin America Practice Welcomes Preeminent M&A/Capital Markets Team in São Paulo

Paul Hastings LLP, a leading global law firm, announced today that preeminent mergers and acquisitions partner Jonathan Kellner will be joining, and prominent capital markets partner David Flechner has joined, the firm, along with several members of their team. They will be based in São Paulo, where Kellner will also serve as the chair of the office….

Paul Hastings Continues Corporate Growth Hot Streak, Adding Prominent Capital Markets Partner in Los Angeles

Paul Hastings LLP, a leading global law firm, announced today that prominent capital markets lawyer Jonathan Ko has joined the firm as a partner in Los Angeles. His arrival builds on Paul Hastings’ strong flow of corporate partner additions in London, New York, the Bay Area and Latin America. Ko joins from Skadden. – “We…

Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan Welcomes Record Partner Class

Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP has elected the largest partner class in the firm’s history, Managing Partner John B. Quinn announced today. Half the new partners are women, four come from offices outside the United States and three come from diverse backgrounds. – “We have the best young lawyers anywhere – it’s part of…

Baker McKenzie Appoints David Cambria Chief Services Officer

Move reflects market-leading Services function, reshaping the Firm’s operating model. – Baker McKenzie is delighted to announce the appointment of David Cambria as Chief Services Officer to reflect the continuing expansion and development of the Firm’s Services function. – Under David’s leadership, the Firm’s Services team has grown significantly under a core mandate to optimize…

Baker McKenzie Boosts Los Angeles Offering with Leading Securities Litigation and Enforcement Duo

Perrie Weiner and Edward Totino join the Firm’s growing Los Angeles office, where Perrie will serve as Partner in Charge and Chair of the North America Securities Litigation Group – Baker McKenzie has added two highly regarded securities litigation and enforcement partners in the Los Angeles office. Both partners were formerly with DLA Piper, where…

Baker McKenzie Adds Leading Silicon Valley M&A Lawyer Leif King

Baker McKenzie has added highly regarded M&A lawyer Leif King in Palo Alto, as the Firm continues to rapidly expand its transactional practice within the key Silicon Valley market and globally.   – Leif joins Baker McKenzie from Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP, where he served as head of that firm’s corporate/M&A practice…

Rubén Muñoz Named a Minority Business Leader by Philadelphia Business Journal

Philadelphia Business Journal has named Rubén Muñoz, partner in charge of Akin Gump’s Philadelphia office, a 2019 Minority Business Leader. Now in its 11th year, the Minority Business Leader Awards recognize 25 of the “region’s top minority business leaders based on demonstrated business success over the past 12 to 18 months.” – Mr. Muñoz was honored,…

Greenberg Traurig Snags Ex-Fragomen Immigration Pro

Jay Ruby is featured in a Law360 article titled “Greenberg Traurig Snags Ex-Fragomen Immigration Pro.” Ian Macdonald is also quoted.

Appellate Shareholder Heidi Bloch Named a ‘Top Austin Attorney’

Elizabeth “Heidi” G. Bloch, a shareholder in the Austin office of global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP, was named a “Top Austin Attorney” for Appellate Law by Austin Monthly. Bloch is one of only eight appellate lawyers in the city to be included on this year’s list. – “Heidi is a highly regarded attorney who…