Top SoCal M&A and Private Equity Partner Joins Orrick

We are pleased to announce the placement of Bryan Gadol with Orrick in its Orange County office. Mr. Gadol was a partner at Morgan Lewis in Orange County. Mr. Gadol represents emerging growth and middle-market companies, private equity firms, family offices, and ...

2019-10-06T16:03:37+00:00August 12th, 2019|

Environmental Litigation Duo Joins Pillsbury

Watanabe is pleased to announce our placement of Chris Amantea and Christopher Smith with Pillsbury in Los Angeles. Both are formerly with Steptoe & Johnson. Mr. Amantea is a nationally recognized trial attorney who focuses ...

2019-10-06T16:05:32+00:00July 29th, 2019|

Global Life Sciences Partner Joins Wilson Sonsini

Watanabe is pleased to announce that John Wehrli has joined Wilson Sonsini's technology transactions practice as a partner in the San Diego office. Mr. Wehrli was a partner with Jones Day in San Diego. Mr. Wehrli represents life sciences companies in structuring and negotiating complex and strategic intellectual property ...

2019-10-06T16:07:12+00:00July 22nd, 2019|

IP Litigation Group Joins Pillsbury

We are pleased to announce the placement of partners Eric Rusnak and Ranjini Acharya with Pillsbury. Both are former partners at K&L Gates. Rusnak will be based in Washington, DC, but will work closely with his Silicon Valley colleagues, while Acharya will be based in Silicon Valley. ...

2019-11-17T05:15:17+00:00July 16th, 2019|

IP Litigation Partner Joins Pillsbury

We are pleased to announce the placement of Michael Zeliger with Pillsbury in its Palo Alto office. Mr. Zeliger was formerly the Managing Partner of K&L Gates in Palo Alto and Global co-practice leader of the firmwide IP practice. ...

2019-10-06T16:10:29+00:00May 29th, 2019|

Securities Litigation Partner Joins Mintz

We are pleased to announce the placement of Sean Prosser with Mintz in San Diego. Mr. Prosser was a partner at Perkins Coie in San Diego. Mr. Prosser defends clients facing SEC investigations, ...

2019-10-17T04:08:10+00:00March 18th, 2019|

Chambers USA White Collar Litigation Partner Joins Cooley

We are pleased to announce the placement of Randall Lee with Cooley in its Los Angeles office. Mr. Lee was a partner with Wilmer Hale where he founded the firm's Los Angeles office in 2007 and served as its partner-in-charge from 2007 to 2017. Mr. Lee is a widely recognized litigator ...

2019-10-17T04:11:30+00:00February 5th, 2019|

Eight-Lawyer L&E Group Joins Morgan Lewis

We are pleased to announce the placement of one of the leading labor and employment attorneys in the country, Douglas Hart, and partners Max Fischer and Jennifer Zargarof with Morgan Lewis in its Los Angeles. All are former partners at Sidley in Los Angeles. Ms. Zargarof was the firmwide co-leader of Sidley's global labor and employment practice. Two Of Counsel and three associates are also joining Morgan Lewis from Sidley.

2019-10-17T04:13:03+00:00February 4th, 2019|

Complex Tax Lawyer Joins DLA

We are pleased to announce the placement of Joseph Myszka with DLA Piper in its Silicon Valley office. Mr. Myszka was a partner with Baker McKenzie. Mr. Myszka advises domestic and international enterprises . . .

2019-10-17T04:16:34+00:00January 29th, 2019|