Henry Schuelke and Lawrence Wechsler, cofounders of the Janis, Schuelke & Wechsler firm, have joined Blank Rome in Washington, D.C.
Manatt, Phelps & Phillips hired Richard Janis to work in the firm's white collar defense practice in Washington, D.C.
Kilpatrick Townsend hired eight new attorneys during April and the first part of May.
DLA Piper hired insurance regulation lawyer Peter Rice in Boston, a team of five partners in Italy, corporate and securities lawyer Paul Chen in New York City, and finance lawyer Jacques Richelle in Brussels. The firm promoted 58 lawyers to partner.
Hinshaw & Culbertson partner Joshua Vincent received the Seventh Circuit Bar Association's Pro Bono and Public Service Award in Chicago for his establishment of the firm's pro bono policy.
Ford & Harrison hired Kenneth Hannahs to work in its Atlanta office.
Jones Day hired private equity lawyer Ira White to work in New York City.
Lowenstein Sandler hired David Sager to work in its commercial and business litigation practice.
Crowell & Moring hired David Laing to work in its Washington, D.C. antitrust practice.
Venable hired John Bowman and former Federal Election Commission general counsel Lawrence Norton to work in Washington, D.C. The firm also hired a team of former Dewey & LeBoeuf real estate lawyers in New York City,
Quarles and Brady hired Lee Garner to work in its Chicago commercial litigation group.