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    Dechert loses two life sciences teams in two days

    April 20, 2018 McDermott Will & Emery has recruited a four-member life sciences team from Dechert for its Frankfurt office. The team is led by partner Rüdiger Herrmann. Herrmann joined Dechert from WilmerHale in 2014; prior to…

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    WilmerHale hires Freshfields patent litigation duo

    May 31, 2017 Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr has hired two Freshfields litigation specialists, including partner Justin Watts and senior associate Matthew Shade. Watts has worked with clients including Bristol-Myers Squibb,…

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    Squires takes on WilmerHale Frankfurt team

    December 6, 2016 Squire Patton Boggs has hired a three-partner team from the Frankfurt office of US firm Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale & Dorr. The team includes former WilmerHale Frankfurt partner-in-charge Reinhart Lange, as well as…

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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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