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February 23, 2018 - 1:40pm

Andrew Otis, after 17 years with Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle, which included a stint from 2014 to 2018 as not just the Chair of the environmental group but pretty much as the environmental group, recently joined Locke Lord as a partner in the firm’s environmental section of its Real Estate and Real Estate Finance Practice Group. 
New York Law Journal has the article. 

February 16, 2018 - 2:44pm

In a move that surprised absolutely no one since their departure from Quinn Emmanuel was announced a month ago, rock star litigators Philippe Selendy and Faith Gay again made headlines with the opening of their New York boutique Selendy & Gay along with 8 other former Quinn partners.&n

February 8, 2018 - 3:29pm

Vinson & Elkins LLP announced  that its associates would receive bonuses matching or in some cases exceeding those on the now-familiar scale established by Cravath Swaine & Moore LLP, which has remained the market standard for several BigLaw firms.

Associates who receive strong reviews or who logged an above-target numbers of hours, including work on pro bono matters, are eligible to receive between 1.1 and 1.35 times the standard class-level bonus amount. 

October 24, 2017 - 8:21am

Following the July 2017 departure of IP litigation partner Matt Pope, who was previously at Orrick for decades, fellow IP litigator Zheng (Jen) Liu leaves over a decade of tenure at Orrick to join Pope at virtual law firm Rimon, P.C.'s Palo Alto offfice as partner.  

September 20, 2017 - 8:35am

King & Spalding added former longtime Deutsche Bank AG general counsel and U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission enforcement chief Richard Walker as a New York-based partner in the firm's special matters and government investigations group, the firm said Tuesday.