The American Lawyer http://www.americanlawyer.com/index.jsp The daily source for legal business news, analysis and intelligence from the editors and reporters at The American Lawyer. en-us Copyright 2017. ALM Media Properties, LLC. All rights reserved. http://www.americanlawyer.com/terms.jsp The American Lawyer http://www.law.com/img/tal_12/tal_rss_icon.gif http://www.americanlawyer.com/index.jsp The Churn: Nixon Lands Bulger Prosecutor, Plus More Lateral Moves hflynn@alm.com (Hillary Flynn) Nixon Peabody hires the assistant U.S. attorney who prosecuted mobster James "Whitey" Bulger; a top lawyer with the White House Council on Environmental Quality joins Covington & Burling; and the head of Cozen O'Connor's real estate practice becomes general counsel of a real estate investment trust. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com. http://www.americanlawyer.com/id=1202631767683?rss=rss_tal Tue, 10 Dec 2013 14:25:15 EST 1202631767683 The Churn: In and Out at Kaye Scholer, Plus More Lateral Moves hflynn@alm.com (Hillary Flynn) Kaye Scholer loses a partner on each coast while hiring senior attorneys in its Chicago and Frankfurt offices; the former director of the Federal Trade Commission's Bureau of Competition returns to Boies, Schiller & Flexner; and Gardere Wynne Sewell expands by three in Dallas. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com. http://www.americanlawyer.com/id=1202630971302?rss=rss_tal Fri, 06 Dec 2013 19:02:22 EST 1202630971302 The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200 hflynn@alm.com (Hillary Flynn) Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi hires The Beatles' longtime U.S. lawyer; a former U.S. ambassador to Australia rejoins Munger, Tolles & Olson; and Sidley Austin hires two new partners. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com. http://www.americanlawyer.com/id=1202630453566?rss=rss_tal Tue, 03 Dec 2013 18:12:31 EST 1202630453566 Securities Defense Bar Praises Trump SEC Pick In the hours after Donald Trump tapped Sullivan & Cromwell dealmaker Jay Clayton to lead the SEC, securities litigators and others said he could usher in a new era for the agency. http://www.americanlawyer.com/id=1202776083097?rss=rss_tal Wed, 04 Jan 2017 17:18:55 EST 1202776083097 Saul Ewing, Arnstein & Lehr in Merger Talks The deal would create a firm with about 400 lawyers in the Northeast, Midwest and Florida. http://www.americanlawyer.com/id=1202787088104?rss=rss_tal Tue, 23 May 2017 15:36:47 EDT 1202787088104 Akin Gump Snags Baker & McKenzie International Trade Pro in Europe Jasper Helder, the chair of Baker & McKenzie's Europe, Middle East and Americas international trade practice group, has joined Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld's London office. http://www.americanlawyer.com/id=1202773561749?rss=rss_tal Thu, 01 Dec 2016 08:28:58 EST 1202773561749 Cleary Gottlieb Elects New Managing Partner Michael Gerstenzang will succeed Mark Leddy at the start of 2017. http://www.americanlawyer.com/id=1202767187180?rss=rss_tal Mon, 12 Sep 2016 16:38:49 EDT 1202767187180 Kirkland Raises Another 'W' Flag for Cubs in Rooftop Owners' Row Whether it's on the baseball diamond or in the courtroom, Major League Baseball's Chicago Cubs are on a roll. The team and its lawyers from Kirkland & Ellis won another fight in the long-running battle with the rooftop owners across the street from Wrigley Field. http://www.americanlawyer.com/id=1202766559523?rss=rss_tal Thu, 01 Sep 2016 16:35:05 EDT 1202766559523 KWM Parters Agree to Plough Over $18 Million into the Firm King & Wood Mallesons' European and Middle East arm will recieve a major boost in capital as partners commit over $18 million to the firm. http://www.americanlawyer.com/id=1202763851197?rss=rss_tal Thu, 28 Jul 2016 00:00:00 EDT 1202763851197