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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…

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…

Aerkomm Lists on Euronext Paris

Paul Hastings LLP, a leading global law firm, announced today that it advised U.S. company Aerkomm Inc., a development stage service provider of in-flight entertainment and connectivity solutions for the airline industry, on the successful admission to listing and trading of its ordinary shares on the Professional Segment of the regulated market of Euronext Paris….

Dawn Yamane Hewett Elected President of the Asian Pacific American Bar Association of DC (APABA-DC)

Of Counsel Dawn Yamane Hewett has been elected as President of the Asian Pacific American Bar Association of DC. APABA-DC, which is the oldest and largest association of APA attorneys in the Washington, D.C. area, supports the professional growth and advancement of APA attorneys while cultivating an understanding of the issues facing the APA legal…

Quinn Emanuel Brings Litigation Expertise to Emerging Cannabis Industry

Extending its litigation expertise to a burgeoning U.S. industry, Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan announced the formation of its Cannabis Litigation Practice Group today, catering to the needs of cannabis industry players involved in commercial disputes. Robert J. Becher, a partner in the firm’s Los Angeles office, will serve as Chair of the group, which…