Crowell & Moring hired two tax controversy and litigation partners in Washington, D.C.
DLA Piper hired an intellectual property lawyer in London, an energy lawyer in Houston, an employment lawyer in Shanghai, an intellectual property lawyer in Los Angeles, a wealth management lawyer in Hong Kong, a corporate lawyer in Perth, a corporate lawyer in Northern Virginia, a litigation lawyer in Philadelphia, an energy and infrastructure team in Brisbane, Australia, an intellectual property lawyer in Hamburg, Germany, and a commercial litigator in Minneapolis.
Seyfarth Shaw hired an intellectual property lawyer in Chicago.
Kilpatrick Townsend hired software lawyer Aaron Swehla in Denver.
Edwards Wildman hired David Bogan in Hartford, Conn.
Proskauer hired employment litigator Steven Pearlman in Chicago.
SNR Denton hired Kenneth Wright to work in its capital markets practice, Michael Barz to work in its corporate law practice, Jay Doraisamy to work in its London pensions group, and Scott Toban to work in its real estate practice. The firm named Fred McClure head of its Washington, D.C. office.
Thompson Hines hired Jonathan Ross, a commercial and public finance lawyer, to work in its New York City office.
U.S. Congressman Dennis Cardoza, a Democrat from California, will join Manatt, Phelps, & Phillips, after he retires following this election.