Sheppard Mullin Strengthens Finance Practice with New Partner (Los Angeles)

Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP is pleased to announce that Stacey L. Rosenberg has joined the firm’s Los Angeles office as a partner in the Finance & Bankruptcy practice group.  Rosenberg was most recently a partner at Hogan Lovells. She is the 15th partner to join Sheppard Mullin in the last year. “Our finance … Continue reading “Sheppard Mullin Strengthens Finance Practice with New Partner (Los Angeles)”

Arent Fox Adds Fashion & Retail Partner (Los Angeles)

Arent Fox is pleased to announce the expansion of its Fashion & Retail practice with the addition of Partner James Williams in Los Angeles. James is a nationally-recognized advisor in the Textile, Apparel, and Luxury Goods industry with two decades of experience as a corporate lawyer, strategic advisor, and global fashion CEO. He focuses on … Continue reading “Arent Fox Adds Fashion & Retail Partner (Los Angeles)”

Gibson Dunn Adds Partner to M&A Practice (Orange County)

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP has announced that David C. Lee will join the firm as a partner in the Orange County office.  Lee, formerly with Latham & Watkins, will continue his mergers and acquisitions, capital markets and venture capital practice at Gibson Dunn. “David is a terrific addition to the firm,” said Ken Doran, … Continue reading “Gibson Dunn Adds Partner to M&A Practice (Orange County)”

Milbank Acquires Highly Regarded Intellectual Property Team of Litigators (Los Angeles)

Milbank has acquired a premier team of nationally  recognized IP Litigation team from Irell & Manella. The group, led by David Gindler & Gary Frischling, includes partners Lauren Drake & John Lu. Each incoming litigator has experience representing clients from life sciences and technology. Gindler will head Milbank’s intellectual property litigation and licensing group. He … Continue reading “Milbank Acquires Highly Regarded Intellectual Property Team of Litigators (Los Angeles)”

Kirkland Ellis Hires New Partner for Real Estate Practice (Los Angeles)

Kirkland & Ellis has brought on Robert Keane Jr., a former vice chair of Paul Hastings’ real estate practice, to bolster its real estate ranks in Los Angeles. Keane, who practiced at Paul Hastings for 22 years, has made the move to Kirkland in its downtown Los Angeles office as a partner in the real … Continue reading “Kirkland Ellis Hires New Partner for Real Estate Practice (Los Angeles)”

Eversheds Sutherland Continues Expansion in US with New Office (San Diego)

Eversheds Sutherland announced the launch of their new San Diego branch. The new U.S. office debuts with five newly acquired IP patent litigation partners, whose practice is focused on life sciences, medical devices and telecom technologies. The team will be led by a trio of intellectual property partners —  Joe Patino, Nick Pisano, and Chris Bolten … Continue reading “Eversheds Sutherland Continues Expansion in US with New Office (San Diego)”

Winston & Strawn Fortifies Their Real Estate Practice with New Partner (Los Angeles)

Winston & Strawn LLP has announced that Edward (Ed) Prokop has joined the firm’s Real Estate Practice as a partner in the Los Angeles office. Ed joins Winston from Sidley Austin LLP. Ed’s practice includes various types of complex real estate transactions, including financings, net lease deals, acquisitions, and dispositions. “Continued expansion on the West Coast … Continue reading “Winston & Strawn Fortifies Their Real Estate Practice with New Partner (Los Angeles)”

Cox, Castle & Nicholson LLP Welcomes Land Use Veteran (Orange County)

Cox, Castle & Nicholson LLP, a preeminent full-service law firm focused on real estate in the United States, today announced that Sean Matsler has joined the firm as its newest land use partner. Matsler brings 15 years of experience securing entitlements for myriad real estate clients to bolster the firm’s robust land use practice, a … Continue reading “Cox, Castle & Nicholson LLP Welcomes Land Use Veteran (Orange County)”

Pepper Hamilton Expands Corporate and Securities Practice Group With Lateral Additions (Orange County)

Pepper Hamilton announced today that David B. Allen and Derek D. Dundas have joined the firm as partners in the Corporate and Securities Practice Group, resident in the Orange County office. Mr. Allen, previously a partner with K&L Gates, focuses primarily on capital markets, mergers and acquisitions, and general corporate and securities matters. Mr. Dundas, … Continue reading “Pepper Hamilton Expands Corporate and Securities Practice Group With Lateral Additions (Orange County)”

Healthcare Litigation Partner Andrew Struve Joins Brown Rudnick (Orange County)

We are pleased to announce our placement of Andrew Struve with Brown Rudnick. Mr. Struve was a partner with Manatt and co-chair of the firm’s healthcare litigation practice. Mr. Struve’s practice focuses on complex commercial litigation and unfair competition actions as well as regulatory compliance matters, with a particular expertise in healthcare, private equity, insurance … Continue reading “Healthcare Litigation Partner Andrew Struve Joins Brown Rudnick (Orange County)”

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