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Gibson Dunn snags two ex-FTC officials

Former Federal Trade Commission officials Stephen Weissman and Michael Perry have joined Gibson Dunn & Crutcher as partners in Washington, DC.

02 March 2021

Partners change firms in London and Paris

Paul Hastings has hired former Covington & Burling competition litigator Alex Leitch in London, while Emmanuel Durand has left De Pardieu Brocas Maffei for DWF in Paris and Solange Leandro has joined Watson Farley & Williams in London.

01 March 2021

Former Israeli enforcer returns to Compass Lexecon

Yair Eilat has rejoined Compass Lexecon after spending three years as the chief economist and deputy director-general of Israel’s Competition Authority.

01 March 2021

Snyder joins Wilson Sonsini

Brent Snyder, the former chief executive of Hong Kong’s competition authority and head of criminal enforcement at the Department of Justice’s antitrust division, has joined Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati as a partner in San Francisco.

01 March 2021

Conner heads to Latham & Watkins

Ian Conner, the former director of the Federal Trade Commission’s competition bureau, has joined Latham & Watkins as a partner in Washington, DC.

01 March 2021

bureau Brandeis opens Paris office

Former officials from the European Commission and France's Competition Authority have joined litigation boutique bureau Brandeis to launch its Paris office.

26 February 2021

Boyce hangs up hat after 35 years

Competition law stalwart John Boyce, the head of Slaughter and May’s Brussels office, is set to retire after spending more than three decades at the firm.

26 February 2021

Former DOJ counsel rejoins O’Melveny & Myers

Julia Schiller, former counsel to the assistant attorney general of the Department of Justice’s antitrust division, has returned to O'Melveny & Myers as a partner in the firm’s office in Washington, DC.

23 February 2021

Baker McKenzie hires partner from MLAB

Paloma Martínez-Lage has left MLAB Abogados to head Baker McKenzie’s competition team in Madrid.

19 February 2021

Willkie boosts EU practice with Gibson Dunn hire

Jens-Olrik Murach is set to leave Gibson Dunn & Crutcher to join the partnership at Willkie Farr & Gallagher in Brussels and Frankfurt.

17 February 2021

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