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    White & Case hires BNY Mellon EMEA regulatory head

    October 13, 2016 White & Case has hired James Greig, former EMEA regulatory head at BNY Mellon. Greig will be joining the firm's London-based financial services team. Prior to joining BNY Mellon, Greig was a partner at PwC, and was…

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    Former US Attorney rejoins WilmerHale

    April 3, 2015 Ronald C. Machen, Jr., who is a former United States Attorney for the District of Columbia, has rejoined WilmerHale. Machen will become a partner in the firm's Investigations and Criminal Litigation (ICL) Practice.…

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    SEC picks WilmerHale partner for enforcement role

    June 4, 2014 A partner from WilmerHale is set to take the No. 2 spot in the Securities and Exchange Commission’s enforcement division. Stephanie Avakian is a partner in the New York office of WilmerHale and a vice chairwoman of…

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    WilmerHale makes top US government hire

    March 27, 2014 WilmerHale has made a high profile government hire, taking on Robert Mueller III, who served as FBI director in the administrations of both President George W. Bush and President Barack Obama. Mueller was the…

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    WilmerHale awards merit-based bonuses

    January 30, 2014 WilmerHale has awarded its end of year bonuses for 2013, with associates awarded differing amounts based on the firm’s merit-based compensation system. The firm awards bonuses to lawyers who bill 1900+ hours, and…

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    WilmerHale accused in discrimination suit

    January 31, 2013 A lawyer formerly with WilmerHale is bringing a $5 million discrimination suit against the firm, alleging that the firm punished her for taking leave to adopt a child.   Pamela Levinson joined Wilmer's Washington DC…

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    Summer associates get good odds at US law firms

    October 1, 2012 American Lawyer magazine has reported an increase in the number of law students who spent their summers working at major law firms between 2011 and 2012, finding that nearly all of those students were offered full-time…

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    US law firms among top donors in presidential race

    July 17, 2012 The US presidential candidates are making news with their race to raise cash to fund their campaigns. Lawyers and lawfirms have been rushing to donate to both candidates, making the legal industries among the biggest…

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