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Experienced Litigator Stephen Ma Joins Saul Ewing’s Los Angeles Office | Saul Ewing LLP

In joining Saul Ewing as a new partner, Stephen Ma brings the firm’s clients nearly 30 years of experience as a litigator representing public and private companies and their officers, directors, members and investors. He is resident in the firm’s Los Angeles office. Source: Experienced Litigator Stephen Ma Joins Saul Ewing’s Los Angeles Office | Saul Ewing LLP

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$20M and Still Going: Is Partner Pay a Bubble? | The American Lawyer

“It’s not like the tulip bubble or the tech bubble,” said Alisa Levin, co-founder of the legal search firm Greene-Levin-Snyder, adding that it could slow or stall but “I don’t think it’s going to burst.” Not long ago, $10 million annually was an astronomical sum for even the highest-profile lateral partners. More recently, $20 million—once “unheard of”—seemed to be the…

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Akin Expands White Collar Defense Practice with Addition of DOJ FCPA Unit Assistant Chief Gerald Moody | Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Akin is pleased to announce that Gerald Moody has joined the firm as a white collar defense & government investigations partner in Washington, D.C. Moody joins Akin from the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) Criminal Division’s Fraud Section, where he was an Assistant Chief of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) Unit. During his time at the DOJ Fraud Section,…

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Paul Hastings Adds Former Federal Prosecutor to Investigations and White Collar Defense Practice in Chicago | Paul Hastings LLP

Further strengthening its premier global investigations and white-collar defense practice, Paul Hastings LLP today announced that former federal prosecutor and accomplished trial lawyer Renato Mariotti has joined the firm as a partner in Chicago. Source: Paul Hastings Adds Former Federal Prosecutor to Investigations and White Collar Defense Practice in Chicago | Paul Hastings LLP

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McDermott Adds Veteran Commercial Litigator in Los Angeles – McDermott Will & Emery

International law firm McDermott Will & Emery welcomes Brian Glennon as a partner in its Litigation Practice Group in Los Angeles. As an experienced trial lawyer, Brian brings a wealth of knowledge in complex commercial litigation, including securities fraud class actions, shareholder derivative lawsuits and US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) enforcement actions. He has also represented all of the…

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Former Top CFTC Official Joins Milbank’s Litigation and Derivatives Groups

Milbank LLP is pleased to announce the addition of former senior Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) official Joshua (Josh) Sterling as a partner in Washington, DC. Mr. Sterling will guide the growth of the firm’s Litigation & Arbitration and Derivatives practice areas, as well as strengthen the White Collar Defense & Investigations practice. His practice will focus on regulatory and…

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Kiersten Fletcher Joins Cahill’s New York Office as White Collar Defense and Investigations Partner | Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP

Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP announced today that Kiersten Fletcher, most recently an Assistant United States Attorney (AUSA) in the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York (SDNY) and a senior member of the SDNY Securities and Commodities Fraud Task Force, will join the firm on July 15 as a partner in New York, where she…

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