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Representative Partner Placements

  • Corporate Chair and Health Care partner Ron Grace from the Los Angeles office of Nossaman to the Los Angeles office of Greenberg Traurig;
  • Bankruptcy, Restructuring & Insolvency and name partner David Kupetz from SulmeyerKupetz to the Los Angeles office of Locke Lord;
  • Environmental partner Maureen Gorsen from the Los Angeles office of Alston & Bird to the Los Angeles office of Sidley Austin;
  • Litigation partners Jim Turken and Rebecca Lawlor Calkins, Senior Counsel Jayesh Patel, and associates Neil Thakor and Kelly Doyle from the Los Angeles office of Greenspoon Marder to the Los Angeles office of Norton Rose Fulbright;
  • The acquisition of the real estate, financial services and litigation law firm Steckbauer Weinhart by Hill Farrer & Burrill in Los Angeles;
  • Health Care partner Paul Carr-Rollitt from the Los Angeles office of McDermott Will & Emery to the Los Angeles office of Manatt, Phelps & Phillips*;
  • White Collar Defense and Special Investigations Chair Anthony Pacheco from the Los Angeles office of Jeffer Mangels Butler & Marmaro to the Los Angeles office of Vedder Price;
  • Corporate, M&A and private equity partner Mark Greenfield from the Los Angeles office of Blank Rome to the Los Angeles office of Norton Rose Fulbright where he is head of the firm’s Los Angeles Corporate Group;
  • Health care partners Kevin Kroeker, Peter Roan and Scott Moore from the Los Angeles office of Locke Lord into the Los Angeles office of Crowell & Moring (where Kevin was co-chair of the firm’s Health Care group);
  • Head of the capital markets practice, corporate and securities partner Mark Kelson from the Los Angeles office of Manatt Phelps & Phillips into the Los Angeles office of Greenberg Traurig (where he is co-chair of the firm’s Global Corporate Practice);
  • The acquisition of the white-collar litigation law firm Lightfoot Vandevelde Sadowsky Crouchley Rutherford & Levine by Crowell & Moring to form the Los Angeles office of Crowell & Moring;
  • Labor and employment partner Howard Knee, counsel Michael Ludwig, associate Colleen Carolan, associate Jim Newman and associate Mary Pierce from the Century City labor and employment boutique Knee Ross & Silverman into the Century City office of Blank Rome;
  • Trusts, estates and tax partner Michael Foster from the Los Angeles office of Venable to the Los Angeles office of Greenberg Traurig;
  • Real estate attorney Jillian Richmond from Allen Matkins to ALF Property Management as corporate counsel;
  • Corporate partner Michael Clark from the Los Angeles office of Seyfarth Shaw to the Century City office of Fox Rothschild:
  • Litigation partner Jack Yeh from the Los Angeles office of Manatt Phelps & Phillips into the Los Angeles office of Sidley Austin;
  • Litigation partners Jim Turken, Rebecca Lawlor Calkins, and group from the Beverly Hills office of Eisner Jaffe to open the Los Angeles office of Greenspoon Marder;
  • Insurance Litigation Counsel Lilian Khanjian from the Los Angeles office of Locke Lord to the Los Angeles office of Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker;
  • Corporate, M&A and private equity partner David Bronner from the Chicago office of Nixon Peabody to the Los Angeles office of K&L Gates;
  • Bankruptcy and creditors’ rights and commercial litigation partner Steven G. Polard from the Los Angeles office of Davis Wright Tremaine into the Beverly Hills office of Eisner Jaffe;
  • Labor and employment partner Dean Rocco from the Los Angeles office of Jackson Lewis into the Los Angeles office of Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker (where he is the western region chair of the firm’s National Employment and Labor Practice);
  • Tax partner Afshin Beyzaee from the Los Angeles office of Gibson Dun & Crutcher into the Los Angeles office of Liner Yankelevitz Shunshine & Regenstreif (now DLA Piper);
  • Labor and employment partner Mark Theodore and two associates from the Los Angeles office of Jackson Lewis into the Los Angeles office of Proskauer;
  • Real estate partner Phil Feder and three associates from the Los Angeles office of Kadison Pfaelzer Rossi & Quinn into the Los Angeles office of Paul Hastings Janofsky & Walker (where he was the Chair of the firm’s Global Real Estate Practice);
  • Health care litigation partner Gary Pancer from the Los Angeles office of Sedgwick into the Los Angeles office of Wilson Elser Moskowitz Edelman & Dicker (where he is co-chair of the firm’s Life Health,Disability, and ERISA practice);
  • Corporate, private equity and Office Managing Partner Edward Schultz from the Los Angeles office of Edwards Wildman into the Los Angeles office of Greenberg Traurig;
  • Litigation partner Sharon Urias from Urias Law Offices to the Scottsdale, Arizona office of Greenspoon Marder;
  • Bankruptcy partner Dan Slate from the Los Angeles office of Hughes Hubbard into the Los Angeles office of Buchalter Nemer;
  • Real estate litigation counsel Christine Scheuneman and one associate from Paul Hastings into the Orange County office of Pillsbury Winthrop;
  • Litigation partner John Durrant from the Los Angeles office of Paul Hastings into the Los Angeles office of Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp;
  • Litigation partner Julian Brew from the Los Angeles office of Kaye Scholer into the Los Angeles office of Thompson Coburn;
  • Corporate and securities partner Sander Zagsebski from the Los Angeles firm of Credo Law Partners, Inc. into the Los Angeles firm of Eisner Jaffe;
  • Litigation partner Jayesh Patel from Pumilia Patel & Adamec in Los Angeles into Zuber Lawler & Del Duca in Los Angeles;
  • Litigation partner Dana Levitt from the Los Angeles office of Foley & Lardner into the Los Angeles office of Zuber & Taillieu;
  • Banking partner Anthony Callobre, partner John Connolly and associate Shadi Enos from the Los Angeles office of Bingham McCutcheon into the Los Angeles office of Buchalter Nemer;
  • Litigation partner Michael Cypers, counsel Kathleen Balderrama and associate Melanie Henry from the Los Angeles office of Mayer Brown into the Los Angeles office of Crowell & Moring;
  • Corporate and tax partner Shazad Malik from the Los Angeles office of Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld into TroyGould in Los Angeles;
  • Litigation partner Michael Pappas from the Los Angeles office of Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal into the Los Angeles office of Luce Forward;
  • Corporate partner Ted Guth from Guth & Christensen into the Los Angeles office of Manatt Phelps & Phillips;
  • Employment and IP litigation partner Mark Romeo from the Orange County office of Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman into the Orange County office of Crowell & Moring;
  • Litigation partner Laurence Berman and counsel Eric Levinrad from Berman Mausner & Resser into the Century City office of McDermott Will & Emery;
  • Appellate partner Becky Walker from the Los Angeles United States Attorney’s Office into the Los Angeles office of Manatt Phelps & Phillips;
  • Corporate and intellectual property partner Brian Pass and associate Kevin Straw from the Los Angeles office of Brown Raysman into the Century City office of Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton;
  • Corporate partner Louis Dienes from the Los Angeles office of Alschuler Grossman Stein & Kahan into the Los Angeles office of Jeffer Mangels Butler & Marmaro;
  • Corporate partner Charles Crouch, III from the Los Angeles office of Perkins Coie (where he served as the office’s Managing Partner) into the Los Angeles office of Burke Williams & Sorensen;
  • Securities litigation partner Anissa Seymour from the Los Angeles office of Latham & Watkins into the Los Angeles office of Katten Muchin Rosenman;
  • Corporate and private equity partner Ray LaSoya from the Los Angeles office of Pillsbury Winthrop into the Los Angeles office of Hughes Hubbard & Reed;
  • Litigation partners Jim Turken and Amy Rubinfeld and three associates from the Los Angeles office of Thelen Reid Brown Raysman and Steiner into the Century City office of Dickstein Shapiro (where Jim was the firm’s Regional Managing Partner);
  • Corporate and securities partner Mark Kelson, corporate and intellectual property counsel Scott Lochner and one associate from the West Los Angeles office of Allen Matkins Leck Gamble & Mallory into the Los Angeles office of Manatt Phelps & Phillips;

 

  • Corporate partners Jeff Berg and Ken Hoff, litigation partner Michael Matthias and tax partner Stuart Singer from the West Los Angeles office of Luce Forward Hamilton & Scripps into the Los Angeles office of Jenkins & Gilchrist;Tax and corporate name partners Brad Cohen and Michael Foster and one associate from Cohen Primiani & Foster in Los Angeles into the Los Angeles office of Reish Luftman Cohen & Reicher;
  • Antitrust and general business litigation partner Eliot Diner from the Law Offices of Eliot Diner in Los Angeles together with several associates, into the Santa Monica office of Van Etten Suzimoto & Beckett;
  • Litigation partner Peter Rosen from the Los Angeles office of Mayer Brown Rowe & Maw into the Los Angeles office of Latham & Watkins (where he was the global Chair of the Insurance Coverage Litigation Practice);
  • Litigation partner Melissa Force from the Los Angeles office of Carroll Burdick & McDonough into the Los Angeles office of Stephan Oringher Richmond & Theodora;
  • Real estate partner Linda Koffman from the Los Angeles office of Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe into the Santa Monica office of Bryan Cave;
  • Litigation partner Mitchell Reinis from the Los Angeles office of Buchalter Nemer Fields & Younger into the Los Angeles office of Silver & Freedman;
  • Litigation partner Carole Handler from the Los Angeles office of O’Donnell & Shaeffer into the Los Angeles office of Thelen Reid & Priest;
  • Litigation partner Larry Steinberg from the Los Angeles office of Hall Dickler Kent Friedman & Wood into the Santa Monica office of Gilchrist & Rutter;
  • Corporate partner Marty Fern from the Los Angeles office of Luce Forward Hamilton & Scripps into the Los Angeles office of Silver & Freedman;
  • Litigation partner Vicki Freimann from the Los Angeles office of Leland Parachini Steinberg Matzger & Melnick into the Los Angeles office of Carroll Burdick & McDonough;
  • Litigation partner Ram Cogan from the Los Angeles office of Lindahl Schnabel Kardassakis & Beck into the Los Angeles office of Phillips Lerner & Lauzon;
  • Intellectual property special counsel David J. Meyer from the Los Angeles office of Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton into the Los Angeles office of Holland & Knight;
  • Litigation partner James Grant from the Los Angeles office of McDermott Will & Emery into the Los Angeles office of Stephan Oringher Richmond & Theodora;
  • Real estate partner Douglas Workman from the Los Angeles office of Arter & Hadden into the Los Angeles office of Stephan Oringher Richmond & Theodora;
  • Corporate partner Ronald Husdon from the Los Angeles office of Kelley Drye & Warren into the Orange County and Los Angeles offices of Pillsbury Winthrop;
  • Real estate and name partner Kenneth Fields from the Los Angeles office of Woollacott Jannol & Fields into the Los Angeles office of Silver & Freedman;
  • Litigation partner Michael Baker from the Orange County office of Arter & Hadden into the Orange County office of Burke Williams & Sorensen;
  • Corporate and securities partner, and former Commissioner of Corporations of the State of California, Keith Bishop from the Orange County office of Irell & Manella into the Orange County office of Buchalter Nemer Fields & Younger;
  • Litigation of counsel Kim Dunne, Chief of the Public Corruption and Government Fraud Section of the United States Attorney’s Office, into the Los Angeles office of Sidley & Austin;
  • Labor partner Alisa Chevalier and one associate from the Los Angeles office of Riordan & McKinzie to start the Los Angeles office of Carlton DiSante & Freudenberger;
  • Litigation (and name) partners Frank Pond, Christine North and Edward Hugo, together with six associates, from the San Francisco office of Pond North & Hugo to create the Northern California office of Los Angeles-based Burke Williams & Sorensen;
  • Entertainment and name partner Jill Cohen and corporate of counsel Benjamin Reder, along with three associates, from the Los Angeles office of Fishman & Cohen into the Los Angeles office of Squadron Ellenoff Plesent & Seinfeld;
  • Litigation partners Jack DiCanio and Anthony Pacheco from the United States Attorney’s Office in Los Angeles into the Los Angeles office of Manatt Phelps & Phillips;
  • Real estate partner Marc Benezra from the Los Angeles office of Stephan Oringher Richmond & Theodora into the Beverly Hills firm of Weissmann Wolff Bergman Coleman Grodin & Evall;
  • Litigation and name partner Jerry Gumpel and one associate from the San Diego firm of Clark & Gumpel into the San Diego office of Zevnik Horton Guibord McGovern & Fognani;
  • Corporate and securities partner Michael Sullivan from the San Francisco office of Cooley Godward into the San Francisco office of Howard Rice Nemerovski Canaday Falk & Rabkin;
  • Corporate, technology and intellectual property partner Kevin DeBre from the Los Angeles office of Brobeck Phleger & Harrison into the Los Angeles office of Kelley Drye & Warren;
  • Litigation and name partner Dean Herman of Gabriel Herman & Peretz in Los Angeles into the Encino firm of Michelman and Robinson;
  • Corporate partner Lisa Hamilton Klein from the Los Angeles office of Troop Steuber Pasich Reddick & Tobey into the Los Angeles office of Guth & Christopher;
  • Intellectual property, litigation and name partner Philip Graves from the Los Angeles firm of Thomas Walton & Graves into the Santa Monica office of Liner Yankelevitz Sunshine & Regenstreif;
  • Bankruptcy and name partner Ashleigh Danker from the Los Angeles firm of Weiss Scolny Spees Danker & Kop into the Los Angeles office of Kaye Scholer Fierman Hays & Handler;
  • Environmental partners Roger Carrick and David Sadwick from the Los Angeles office of Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft into the Los Angeles office of Preston Gates & Ellis;
  • Litigation partner Warren Miller from the Los Angeles firm of Valensi Rose & Magaram into the Los Angeles office of Fainsbert Mase & Snyder;
  • Bankruptcy and litigation partner Steven Pollard from the Los Angeles office of Graham & James into the Los Angeles office of Perkins Coie;
  • Corporate and real estate partner Larry Jacobson from the Los Angeles firm of Saltzburg Ray & Bergman and real estate partner Michael Bordy from the Los Angeles firm of Factor Agay Bordy & Monitz to form Jacob White Diamond & Bordy in Los Angeles;
  • Construction partner John Dwyer and three associates from the Los Angeles firm of Bowman & Brooke into the Los Angeles office of Seyfarth Shaw Fairweather & Geraldson;
  • Healthcare litigation partner John Petrullo and one associate from the Los Angeles office of Preston Gates & Ellis into the Los Angeles office of Buchalter Nemer Fields & Younger;
  • Bankruptcy partner Jack Welch from the Los Angeles office of Adams Duque & Hazeltine into the New York City office of Chadbourne & Parke;
  • Litigation partner William Lancaster from the Los Angeles office of Andrews & Kurth into the Los Angeles office of Seyfarth Shaw Fairweather & Geraldson;
  • Corporate (and name) partner Jonathan Karp from the Los Angeles firm of Karp & Bergman into the Los Angeles office of Reish Luftman;
  • Corporate partner John Petrovich from the Los Angeles office of Morrison & Foerster into the Los Angeles of Brown Raysman Millstein Felder & Steiner;
  • Bankruptcy and corporate partner Marv Heilson from the Los Angeles office of Buchalter Nemer Fields & Younger into the Los Angeles office of Stroock & Stroock & Lavan;
  • Litigation partner Andrew Gelb from the Los Angeles firm of Hill & Weiss into the Los Angeles office of Wolf Rifkin & Shapiro;
  • Corporate of counsel Robert Goldstein from the Los Angeles firm of Gipson Hoffman & Pancione into the Los Angeles firm of Weissburg & Aronson;
  • Litigation partner Victor Savikas from the Los Angeles office of Keck Mahin & Cate into the Los Angeles office of Jones Day Reavis & Pogue;
  • Litigation partner Dennis Walsh from the Los Angeles firm of McLaughlin & Irvin as name partner into the Los Angeles firm of Liebman Reiner Nachison & Walsh; and
  • Corporate partner Audre Engleman from the Los Angeles office of McKenna Conner & Cuneo into the Los Angeles office of Rogers & Wells.

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