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Simpson Thacher hires Akin partner Tristan Brown

Jun 14, 2008 Simpson Thacher & Bartlett has ramped up its executive compensation capabilities, snaring a partner from Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld. Tristan Brown will join the firm as partner in Simpson Thacher’s Palo Alto,…

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Baker Botts opens Palo Alto office

Jun 9, 2008 Seeking to boost its intellectual property practice, Houston law firm Baker Botts LLP has opened a new office in Silicon Valley. Baker Botts has 800 lawyers in 12 offices in the United States, China, the Middle East,…

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Law firms continue to cluster near Silicon Valley

May 16, 2008 During the dot-com boom, large national law firms started setting up shop in Palo Alto. But even after the boom went bust, the firms continued to flock there, solidifying the northern part of Santa Clara County's place…

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Lanier Law Firm opens in Palo Alto

Apr 1, 2008 The Lanier Law Firm said Monday it is moving into Palo Alto and named Christopher Banys to lead the new office. Banys comes to the firm from Palo Alto-based Howrey LLP. The Lanier Law Firm also has offices in Los…

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