The Churn

The Churn

The Churn: Gibson Lands Ropes SF Head, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Tom Huddleston Jr. |

Among those switching firms in our latest roundup: a new cochair for Gibson Dunn’s life sciences practice.

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The Churn: Patton Boggs Trio Find New Homes, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Brian Baxter |

Three more partners have left struggling Patton Boggs for new endeavors.

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The Churn: Bingham Hedge Fund Duo Defects, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Brian Baxter |

Two prominent hedge fund partners and a privacy practice cochair have left Bingham McCutchen.

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The Churn: Another Weil Defector, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Tom Huddleston Jr. |

A Delaware-based litigation partner leaves Weil for DLA Piper; Mintz Levin lands three IP attorneys in Boston; and, a Utah U.S. attorney returns to Sidley Austin. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and releases to thechurn@alm.com.

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The Churn: Ten McKenna Partners Join Sheppard Mullin, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Tom Huddleston Jr. |

Sheppard Mullin adds 10 McKenna Long partners in Southern California; three patent litigators land at O'Melveny; and Weil hires a Goldman Sachs restructuring specialist. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

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The Churn: Cooley Woos Mintz Levin IP Team, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Brian Baxter |

Cooley poaches a six-lawyer intellectual property group from Mintz Levin, a former federal prosecutor who left the Justice Department amid controversy moves to Baker Botts, and O’Melveny brings back a former associate who has been a key legal adviser to President Obama since his run for the U.S Senate in 2004. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

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The Churn: Weil, Patton Boggs See More Defections, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Brian Baxter |

Weil, Gotshal & Manges loses a securities litigation partner to Jenner & Block; Patton Boggs goes through another spate of departures; and Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr hires a former FBI director and his ex-chief of staff. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

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The Churn: White House Official Joins Kilpatrick, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Tom Huddleston Jr. |

The White House's former associate director of intergovernmental affairs and public engagement is now part of Kilpatrick Townsend's Native American affairs team; Faegre adds two labor and employment attorneys in Chicago; and the former U.S. Steel general counsel joins Fox Rothschild. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com

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The Churn: Bingham Departures Continue, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Tom Huddleston Jr. |

Bingham & McCutchen loses a real estate finance partner to Holland & Knight and litigator to Stubbs Alderton Markiles; Greenberg Traurig adds a former FINRA enforcement counsel; and Holland & Hart absorbs a Salt Lake City tax boutique. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

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The Churn: Crowell Adds and Loses, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Brian Baxter |

Crowell & Moring gains one partner and loses two others, McDermott Will & Emery makes two IP partner hires and a pair of Wilson Elser lawyers jump to New Jersey’s Wolff & Samson. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

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The Churn: Foley Snags Weil's Boston Leader, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Tom Huddleston Jr. |

Weil Gotshal's latest lateral defector is the managing partner of the firm's Boston office; Pillsbury lands two transportation finance partners from DLA Piper in London; and a former senior federal prosecutor heads to Sidley. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com

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The Churn: Holland & Knight Scatters Five Partner Hires, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Tom Huddleston Jr. |

Holland & Knight adds two partners in Tampa and individual partners in Miami, New York and San Francisco; Burr & Forman welcomes four health care attorneys in Birmingham; and two energy and natural resources partners move to Husch Blackwell's Denver office. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com

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The Churn: Akin, Simpson Add Houston Partners, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Tom Huddleston Jr. |

Akin picks up Baker & McKenzie's former North America oil and gas chair and Simpson hires an M&A partner from Baker Botts, both in Houston; Reed Smith welcomes two regulatory partners, in Chicago and Washington, D.C.; and K&L Gates lands new partners in Milan and Washington, D.C. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

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The Churn: Kaye Scholer Adds Cybersecurity Expert, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Sara Randazzo |

Kaye Scholer creates a new global cybersecurity and privacy group in connection with a recent hire; Dentons makes a series of additions in Washington, D.C., and several lawyers leave Edwards Wildman & Palmer. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

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The Churn: Dentons Continues Heenan Blaikie Hiring, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Sara Randazzo |

Dentons hires a total of 46 attorneys from failed Canada firm Heenan Blaikie; Akerman adds three new litigators in its month-old Chicago office; and a former White House adviser joins Akin Gump. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

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The Churn: Dinsmore Absorbs Bond Firm, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Sara Randazzo |

Dinsmore & Shohl expands its public finance capabilities with the acquisition of a 35-lawyer Cincinnati-based firm; Dorsey & Whitney loses a pair to Polsinelli; and Orrick expands in London.The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

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The Churn: Latham Adds from Ropes in Boston, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Sara Randazzo |

A Boston-based white-collar litigator jumps to Latham & Watkins from Ropes & Gray; Brownstein Hyatt Farber & Schreck gains five intellectual property lawyers; and Morrison & Foerster welcomes back a former partner from the Obama administration. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

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The Churn: 14-Lawyer Team Joins Lewis Brisbois, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Tom Huddleston Jr. |

Lewis Brisbois launches a new office near Philadelphia with a team of 14 laterals, including eight partners, from Nelson Levine; Pfizer's assistant general counsel heads to Paul Hastings; and O'Melveny's London office adds a Kirkland M&A partner. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com

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The Churn: MoFo Lands Judge Peck, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Tom Huddleston Jr. |

MoFo hires the federal bankruptcy judge who oversaw Lehman Brothers' Chapter 11 case; nine securitization and structured finance attorneys leave Jones Day to join Chapman and Cutler; and Latham adds its third private equity partner from Clifford Chance in the past year. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

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The Churn: Milbank, Shearman Land Securities Litigators, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Sara Randazzo |

A string of New York securities litigators are on the move; Bingham loses two Los Angeles–based lawyers to Winston and a partner in San Francisco to Manatt; and a former U.S. ambassador rejoins Jones Day. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

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The Churn: Bingham Loses Trio of Litigators, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Sara Randazzo and Julie Triedman |

A three-partner litigation team moves from Bingham McCutchen to Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton; Greenberg Traurig sees its lawyers jump to Dechert, Husch Blackwell and Squire Sanders; and the chair of Dorsey's labor and employment practice joins Littler Mendelson. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

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The Churn: L&E Defections at Paul Hastings, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Tom Huddleston Jr. |

Three New York–based Paul Hastings labor and employment partners jump to Proskauer Rose, and a fourth joins Ogletree in Atlanta; Foley & Lardner adds two partners and an of counsel in Miami; and a Kirkland partner becomes chair of Winston & Strawn's West Coast private equity practice. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

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The Churn: Yankees President Heads to Jackson Lewis, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Tom Huddleston Jr. |

Randy Levine, team president of the New York Yankees, has left Akin to join the New York office of Jackson Lewis as of counsel. Meanwhile, Covington adds two financial M&A partners in Washington, D.C., and Gibson Dunn lands new partners in Los Angeles and New York. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

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The Churn: Katten Grabs Bingham Real Estate Group, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Brian Baxter |

Bingham McCutchen loses another practice group leader, as real estate cochair Kenneth Lore takes a nine-lawyer team to Katten Muchin Rosenman. Meanwhile, Skadden brings back a former partner to head its white-collar group and Blank Rome poaches two partners versed in sometimes tricky partnership issues from Greenberg Traurig. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

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The Churn: Dechert and MoFo's Revolving Door, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Brian Baxter |

Morrison & Foerster hires the Justice Department's top Foreign Corrupt Practices Act enforcer Charles Duross, while Dechert's white-collar and securities litigation cochair Benjamin Rosenberg is poised to leave his firm to become the New York County District Attorney's Office's next general counsel. Meanwhile, a Paul Weiss litigation partner is headed for the nonprofit sector. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to the churn@alm.com..

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The Churn: K&S Adds Two From Fried Frank, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Sara Randazzo |

King & Spalding bolsters its white-collar group by recruiting a pair of partners of Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson. Meanwhile, three Am Law firms open new offices with lateral hires. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

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The Churn: Ted Kennedy Jr. Joins Epstein, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Sara Randazzo |

Epstein Becker hires Ted Kennedy Jr. in Connecticut; Reed Smith launches a Kazakhstan office with two Dewey alumni; and a former political adviser in Florida joins Shutts & Bowen. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

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The Churn: Hogan Lovells Launches in Sao Paulo, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Tom Huddleston Jr. |

Hogan Lovells opens its second Brazilian office with a lateral hire from Clifford Chance; Holland & Knight and Littler both beef up in Portland, and Pryor Cashman adds a prominent sports attorney and agent. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Chadbourne Adds 'Deep Throat' Lawyer, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Tom Huddleston Jr. |

A former Manatt Phelps partner in Washington, D.C., with ties to Watergate figures joins Chadbourne; Hinshaw & Culbertson makes a group hire from an IP boutique in Chicago; and Orrick lands two Bingham entertainment trial lawyers in Los Angeles. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Another Patton Boggs Loss, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Sara Randazzo |

A banking partner leaves Patton Boggs in New York to join Greenberg Traurig; McGuireWoods hires a onetime counsel to former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush; and Latham poaches a Weil partner in London.The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Sidley Picks Up Weil Partner, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Sara Randazzo |

Weil, Gotshal & Manges loses another lawyer to Sidley Austin; a renewable energy team in Chicago, San Francisco and New York joins Morgan, Lewis & Bockius from Foley & Lardner; and Edwards Wildman Palmer makes a string of hires around the country.The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Paul Weiss Adds From Weil, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Sara Randazzo |

The cohead of Weil, Gotshal & Manges' tax practice moves to Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison; another partner leaves Kaye Scholer in Los Angeles; and Jenner & Block welcomes back a former partner in New York. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Greenberg Raids Weil, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Sara Randazzo |

Weil, Gotshal & Manges loses a corporate partner in Washington, D.C., and three intellectual property lawyers in Texas; Winston & Strawn hires an energy lawyer in Hong Kong from Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe; and a Dorsey & Whitney partner becomes New York City's new corporation counsel. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Fox Rothschild Bulks Up in Bay Area, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Hillary Flynn |

Fox Rothschild absorbs a seven-lawyer firm in Northern California; Covington & Burling hires a partner and associate from Mayer Brown in Europe; and a Locke Lord senior counsel is tapped to be the next Texas Secretary of State. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: In and Out at Kaye Scholer, Plus More Lateral Moves

By 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.

The Churn: Nixon Lands Bulger Prosecutor, Plus More Lateral Moves

By 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.

The Churn: Dentons Adds Toronto Dealmaker, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Hillary Flynn |

Dentons lands a top Canadian deal lawyer from Baker & McKenzie; Abercrombie & Fitch hires a general counsel from the ranks of Greenberg Traurig; and Simpson Thacher & Bartlett expands in Houston. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Brown Rudnick Takes Paris, Plus More Lateral Moves

By Hillary Flynn |

Brown Rudnick opens a Paris office and brings on California's state treasurer to work part-time; BuckleySandler hires a lawyer from Weil, Gotshal & Manges; and Debevoise & Plimpton poaches the cohead of Herbert Smith Freehill's Seoul office. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By 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.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

The general counsel of American Express is slated to join Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton in April; Morrison & Foerster expands in Washington, D.C., with a hire from O'Melveny & Myers; and Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn adds an intellectual property partner. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

Michael Best & Friedrich gains nine attorneys in Salt Lake City; a deputy general counsel at Philip Morris returns to Shook, Hardy & Bacon; and Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr brings in a special counsel from the Massachusetts Department of Transportation. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

Weil, Gotshal & Manges loses three partners to Greenberg Traurig and gains one in Dallas; Jackson Lewis hires a new managing partner for its San Francisco office; and a longtime Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr partner joins Wiley Rein in Washington, D.C. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

The cochair of Jenner & Block's content, media and entertainment practice takes an in-house job with the Motion Picture Association of America; Crowell & Moring adds five attorneys in New York; and Greenberg Traurig woos a lawyer from Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

Pepper Hamilton poaches three Goodwin Procter partners to open in Silicon Valley; Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr takes a partner from Weil, Gotshal & Manges; and Brown Rudnick hires the former cochair of Bingham McCutchen's life sciences practice. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

Shook, Hardy & Bacon opens a Seattle office with Microsoft's former chief patent counsel; Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher hires a Department of Justice veteran; and a former U.S. attorney for the District of Arizona joins Steptoe & Johnson. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

Manatt, Phelps & Phillips hires a new president for its international consulting subsidiary; a Mayer Brown lawyer has defected to Freeborn & Peters in Chicago; and the chair of Kaye Scholer's investment funds group has gone to Sidley Austin. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

GrayRobinson merges with trial firm Hirschhorn & Bieber; the former managing partner of Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy's Asia practice joins investment bank Moelis & Co.; and Cozen O'Connor launches an international arbitration practice. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn and Sara Randazzo |

Patton Boggs creates a public finance practice with four hires from Edwards Wildman & Palmer; Arnold & Porter loses a partner to Bingham McCutchen; and Fisher & Phillips hires four attorneys from a shuttering firm in Denver. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Sara Randazzo |

Loeb & Loeb gains an advertising specialist; Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton hires a new pro bono partner; and a longtime Treasury Department lawyer joins Stroock & Stroock & Lavan.The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

Dentons and McKenna Long & Aldridge both lose partners ahead of a merger vote that would unite the two firms; Hogan Lovells hires three corporate partners from Kaye Scholer; and Troutman Sanders adds three lawyers to three different offices. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Sara Randazzo |

LeClairRyan absorbs an 11-attorney health care boutique in Maryland; Akerman Senterfitt nabs GrayRobinson's alcoholic beverage practice; and Pryor Cashman gains a trusts and estates lawyer from Chadbourne & Parke. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

Another Weil, Gotshal & Manges partner defects in Dallas, this time to Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher; Davis Polk & Wardwell makes a lateral hire in New York from Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson; and K&L Gates expands in Australia with five recent partner additions.The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

A Boston-based Weil, Gotshal & Manges partner leaves for Proskauer Rose; Wilmer hires the SEC's former top trial lawyer; and Reed Smith grabs two partners from Dentons. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

Herbert Smith Freehills hires a new head of its U.S. investigations and financial services litigation practice; Boies Schiller & Flexner names a managing partner to its London office; and Bracewell & Giuliani adds four partners in its San Antonio office. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

Kasowitz Benson Torres & Friedman creates a new entertainment practice; Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer's global managing partner resigns to go in house at an energy-focused investment firm in Boston; and Sullivan & Cromwell hires a senior M&A counsel in Paris. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

The chair of Dow Lohnes's patent practice has moved to Kelley Drye & Warren; Jenner & Block hires a senior litigation attorney from General Electric's GE Capital; and another Weil, Gotshal & Manges attorney leaves in Texas, this time for Baker Botts. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

A federal prosecutor in Texas joins Haynes and Boone; Greenberg Traurig adds a lawyer on each coast; and Epstein Becker & Green nabs a labor and employment specialist from Proskauer Rose. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

McDermott Will & Emery's white-collar securities and defense practice gains two partners; Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough hires three in Atlanta; and a Securities and Exchange Commission lawyer joins Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

Five attorneys move from Dow Lohnes to Sutherland Asbill & Brennan's Washington, D.C., office; Andrews Kurth poaches three from Chadbourne in London; and GrayRobinson adds a practice group head in Boca Raton, Florida. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

Eight Weil, Gotshal & Manges partners plan to defect to Sidley Austin in Dallas; Crowell & Moring hires two partners in New York from Dentons; and Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher welcomes back a former U.S. attorney. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

Government lawyers join firms including Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom and Jenner & Block; a Goldman Sachs executive heads to Manatt, Phelps & Phillips; and Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck hires six from Dorsey & Whitney. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

King & Spalding adds a five-attorney energy team to its Paris office; Chapman and Cutler bulks up in New York with hires from Richards Kibbe & Orbe; and Kelley Drye & Warren launches a sports entertainment group in Los Angeles. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom closes in Vienna; Allen & Overy loses three senior lawyers on the East Coast; and Husch Blackwell hires six government compliance and investigations attorneys in Missouri. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr brings in two former senior government lawyers to its Washington, D.C., office; King & Spalding launches a financial services regulatory practice in London with a new hire; and a former chief justice of the Minnesota Supreme Court has joined Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe grabs a former cochair of Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton's intellectual property group; Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman adds a five-attorney team to London; and three attorneys join Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

A Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton partner joins the Department of Justice; the cochair of Hunton & Williams's environmental practice heads to Troutman Sanders; and a Sidley Austin tax partner leaves for Seward & Kissel. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

Seven intellectual property lawyers lateral from Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz to Miles & Stockbridge; K&L Gates expands in Doha, Qatar; and a pair of environmental litigators leave Patton Boggs for Morgan, Lewis & Bockius in New Jersey. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

A four-attorney team leaves Dow Lohnes for Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton in Atlanta; Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe hires in Tokyo from Paul Hastings; and Davis Wright Tremaine gains a health care lawyer in Seattle. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

Four more attorneys leave Patton Boggs; a Kirkland & Ellis partner jumps to Greenberg Traurig's San Francisco office; and Dickinson Wright adds a pair of partners in Toronto. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

Skadden, Arps, Slate Meagher & Flom hires a product liability heavyweight in Los Angeles; Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart poaches a team from Littler Mendelson; and Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton adds four partners to its ranks. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

Lawyers land at new firms from Epstein Becker & Green's recently shuttered Atlanta office; Winston & Strawn grabs a four-partner intellectual property team from Finnegan, Henderson, Farabow, Garrett & Dunner; and a white-collar partner returns to O'Melveny & Myers in Los Angeles. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

K&L Gates hires five new partners in Australia and Asia; a Dickstein Shapiro practice group leader leaves the firm for Barnes & Thornburg; and Husch Blackwell hires a veteran of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

Blank Rome absorbs an eight-lawyer Houston firm; also in Houston, eight Vinson & Elkins attorneys spilt off to launch a boutique; and Dickstein Shapiro loses three. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

Three more leave Dickstein Shapiro for Crowell & Moring; an in-house lawyer joins Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy's space and satellite practice; and K&L Gates adds four partners around the globe.The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

Five high-level government employees leave the public sector to join four Am Law 200 firms; a Goldman Sachs attorney has been named cochair of Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson; and Sidley Austin adds a finance partner in Houston. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

Baker & McKenzie hires 20 attorneys in Madrid; Jones Day adds a former federal prosecutor in Texas; and Willkie Farr & Gallagher poaches from Kirkland & Ellis in London. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

BuckleySandler nabs two class action partners from Dykema Gossett; a former Katten Muchin Rosenman partner launches an executive compensation and benefits practice at Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft; and Foley & Lardner has a new chief representative of its Shanghai office. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

Five partners leave Allen Matkins Leck Gamble Mallory & Natsis to start their own firm; Jones Day adds a partner in Hong Kong; and Bingham McCutchen snags a tax partner. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

Patton Boggs loses six lawyers to Jackson Lewis and one to Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr; Steptoe & Johnson has hired a recently retired International Trade Commission judge; and Greenberg Traurig adds a former federal prosecutor in Las Vegas. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

Winston & Strawn poaches six from Norton Rose Fulbright in Los Angeles; Dykema Gossett opens an Austin office; and Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker hires a senior Federal Communications Commission lawyer. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

A five-person environmental group leaves Dickstein Shapiro for Crowell & Moring; the head of the Securities and Exchange Commission's Chicago office joins Morgan, Lewis & Bockius; and Polsinelli gains two in Denver.The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

Dorsey & Whitney launches a patent practice in its Salt Lake City office; Jones Day's Shanghai office expands by two; and Pepper Hamilton's Los Angeles health care practice adds five new attorneys. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements and news releases to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

Fox Rothschild announces a merger in Denver and expands in New York; a U.S. Justice Department lawyer joins McDermott Will & Emery; and K&L Gates loses four trusts and estates lawyers in Boston. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

Bracewell & Giuliani expands in London with four energy lawyers from four firms; Epstein Becker Green welcomes back a health care expert; and Barnes & Thornburg gains two in Chicago. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Hillary Flynn |

Debevoise & Plimpton expands its bankruptcy and restructuring group; Littler Mendelson poaches from labor and employment rival Jackson Lewis; and DLA Piper sheds an insurance group in England. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Grace Tatter |

Kasowitz Benson Torres & Friedman launches in Washington, D.C.; Thompson Hine grabs two from Barnes & Thornburg in Atlanta; and a U.S. Department of Homeland Security lawyer joins King & Spalding. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Grace Tatter |

Chadbourne & Parke gains one and loses another; a Howrey alum joins Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton; and Honigman Miller Schwartz and Cohn adds a trio of real estate partners in Detroit. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Sara Randazzo |

Hogan Lovells nabs three from Chadbourne & Parke; an investigations lawyer at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission joins Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson; and Paul Hastings adds a legal professor to its roster.The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

Wilmer Seeks Rocky Mountain High by Snagging Salazar

By Brian Baxter |

Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr has hired Kenneth Salazar, a former U.S. senator and head of the U.S. Department of the Interior, to launch a new office in Denver. Also heading for new horizons are Faegre Baker Daniels, Cozen O'Connor, and Hogan Lovells, which has its eye south of the border.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Sara Randazzo |

Duane Morris welcomes back a Massachusetts state representative; Dentons expands in Kansas City; and Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart adds four attorneys around the country. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Tom Huddleston Jr. |

Two firms launch Washington, D.C., offices; Covington welcomes back a white-collar criminal defense attorney from Justice; and Seyfarth Shaw adds three partners in New York. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Diane Jeantet |

Ballard Spahr welcomes a new intellectual property litigator in Phoenix; a former Consumer Financial Protection Bureau official heads to BuckleySandler; and Locke Lord hires a partner in Los Angeles for its corporate practice group. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Diane Jeantet |

Three attorneys join Robinson & Cole; McKenna Long & Aldridge names a new chair to its public finance group; and Wiley Rein expands its environment and safety practice with the addition of a partner in Washington, D.C. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Diane Jeantet |

K&L Gates hires two renewable energy partners in Portland; King & Spalding poaches from Bird & Bird to establish a London trade practice; and a fourth Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft lawyer leaves the firm for O'Melveny & Myers. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Diane Jeantet |

Andrews Kurth heads to London; Bingham McCutchen grabs seven lawyers in Tokyo; and a Munger, Tolles & Olson partner plans a move to the Southern Poverty Law Center. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Diane Jeantet |

Dickstein Shapiro loses a partner to Jones Day in Washington, D.C.; Bryan Cave poaches five attorneys from Sutherland Asbill & Brennan; and a former Dewey & LeBoeuf partner, most recently with Linklaters, joins KPMG. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Diane Jeantet |

Alston & Bird adds four partners to its capital markets department on the East Coast; the vice-chair of Greenberg Traurig's pharmaceutical, medical device, and health care litigation practice has left for Jones Day; and Locke Lord expands its Hong Kong office with five new attorneys. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Diane Jeantet |

Edwards Wildman Palmer expands its newly launched Miami office; a Department of Justice lawyer joins Steptoe & Johnson in Washington, D.C.; and Chadbourne & Parke loses a project finance partner in New York. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Diane Jeantet |

Littler Mendelson hires another batch of attorneys from Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart; Kaye Scholer adds a former New York State Supreme Court justice to its litigation practice; and Davis Wright Tremaine picks up three attorneys. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.

The Churn: Lateral Moves in The Am Law 200

By Diane Jeantet |

Katten Muchin Rosenman hires eight attorneys in its new Houston office; Husch Blackwell brings aboard a business litigation partner in Chicago; and Morrison & Foerster welcomes back a partner in Hong Kong. The Churn is constant. Please send all announcements to thechurn@alm.com.