IP Partners Steven M. Hanle and Jennifer A. Trusso Join Sheppard Mullin (Orange County)

Steven M. Hanle and Jennifer A. Trusso have joined the Orange County office of Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP as partners in the firm’s Intellectual Property practice group.  Hanle and Trusso were previously partners at Stradling Yocca Carlson & Rauth in Orange County. “With Steve and Jennifer joining us, we continue to expand key … Continue reading “IP Partners Steven M. Hanle and Jennifer A. Trusso Join Sheppard Mullin (Orange County)”

Gibson Dunn Taps Jones Day Partner Jai Pathak for Singapore Office

Jai Pathak already is paying dividends for Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. The corporate partner joined the firm in February from the Los Angeles office of Jones Day, where he led the M&A practice in California. Now Pathak is back to drumming up cross-border transactional work as he heads up Gibson Dunn’s new ten-lawyer Singapore office. “[Pathak] had been working in … Continue reading “Gibson Dunn Taps Jones Day Partner Jai Pathak for Singapore Office”

Reed Smith Adds Commercial Litigation Partner Tony L. Richardson (Los Angeles)

Reed Smith LLP, one of the 15 largest law firms in the world, today announced the addition of Tony L. Richardson as a partner in its West Coast Commercial Litigation Group in the firm’s downtown Los Angeles office, effective today. Mr. Richardson joins Reed Smith from Kirkland & Ellis, where he had been a partner … Continue reading “Reed Smith Adds Commercial Litigation Partner Tony L. Richardson (Los Angeles)”

The SEC’s Randall Lee Joins WilmerHale (Los Angeles)

When corporate executives and boards find themselves in murky regulatory waters, WilmerHale often gets the first call. The firm’s vaunted securities practice, led by for SEC enforcement chief Bill McLucas, just got more vaunted with the addition of Randall Lee, the SEC’s former regional director in L.A. And with the hire, WilmerHale is going Hollywood. Lee … Continue reading “The SEC’s Randall Lee Joins WilmerHale (Los Angeles)”

Litigation Partner David Stewart Joins Howrey from Microsoft (San Francisco)

Mr. David Stewart, also known as Dave, serves as Executive Vice President and General Counsel of Vulcan Inc. and directs Vulcan’s legal affairs and acts as general counsel to Vulcan’s leadership and staff. As the Executive Vice President of Legal, Mr. Stewart is immersed in a wide range of Vulcan’s business. His responsibilities include intellectual … Continue reading “Litigation Partner David Stewart Joins Howrey from Microsoft (San Francisco)”

Finance Partner Lewis G. Feldman and Team to Open Goodwin Procter’s Los Angeles Office

Lewis G. Feldman founded Goodwin Procter LLP’s California presence and its offices in San Francisco, Los Angeles, San Diego and Silicon Valley in California beginning in 2006. He is a partner in Goodwin Procter’s Business Law Department and a member of the Real Estate, REITs & Real Estate Capital Markets Group. He serves as Chair … Continue reading “Finance Partner Lewis G. Feldman and Team to Open Goodwin Procter’s Los Angeles Office”

Litigation Partner Shalem Massey Joins Bryan Cave (Orange County)

Shalem Massey has a broad range of experience in civil litigation. For more than 25 years, Mr. Massey’s practice has involved representing clients in jury and non-jury trials in complex commercial litigation. Mr. Massey’s litigation experience involves matters throughout the United States, Canada, Asia, South America, Central America, and Europe. He has litigated numerous international … Continue reading “Litigation Partner Shalem Massey Joins Bryan Cave (Orange County)”

* Deals done before March 15, 2018 were completed prior to HGB.