June 5, 2018 - 10:12am

Matthew Cantor joined Fenwick & West’s New York office, where he will work with the firm’s startup, securities and mergers and acquisitions practices, in the executive compensation and benefits practice group as a partner with an eye on helping startups navigate the complexities of attracting top talent.
 

May 22, 2018 - 11:14am

Winston & Strawn LLP hired two partners in California with strong private equity and mergers and acquisitions experience from Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP, including one who headed up that firm's Los Angeles corporate practice and previously presided over a private investment company.

Stephen Antion and Daniel Peters both join Winston as partners in Los Angeles.
This reverses the current trend of Katten’s 2018 lateral partner hiring spree which has reached 30, so far.

May 21, 2018 - 10:20am

Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP expand its corporate, mergers and acquisitions, and private equity practices with four former Kirkland & Ellis LLP attorneys as partners in its New York and Washington, D.C., offices.
Gibson Dunn will add George Stamas in the firm's New York and Washington, D.C., offices and Mark Director, Andrew Herman and Alexander Fine will be based in the Washington, D.C., office, but will also work regularly in New York.

May 15, 2018 - 9:45am

Winston & Strawn LLP has hired two partners in California with strong private equity and mergers and acquisitions experience from Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP, including one who headed up that firm's Los Angeles corporate practice and previously presided over a private investment company, the firm announced.

Stephen Antion and Daniel Peters both join Winston as partners in Los Angeles.

April 19, 2018 - 1:36pm

Sandra Goldstein, head of Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP's litigation group from 2010 to 2016, recently resigned to join rival law firm Kirkland & Ellis LLP. The move makes Goldstein the latest deal lawyer to leave Cravath for Kirkland & Ellis following M&A partner Eric Schiele’s move earlier this year, M&A partner Jonathan Davis move in 2016 and M&A partner Sarkis Jebejian’s move in 2012.