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Dec 17, 2014, 12:45 ET
Earl Gast joins Covington & Burling as a senior international advisor for Africa.

Covington Adds Former USAID Assistant Administrator for Africa to Africa Practice

Earl Gast joins Covington & Burling as a senior international advisor for Africa, based in Washington, DC. Prior to Covington, Mr. Gast served...

Nov 10, 2014, 09:38 ET
Leading financial services lawyer Andrew Smith joins Covington & Burling's financial institutions group.

Covington Adds Prominent Financial Services Lawyer

 Covington & Burling is pleased to announce that leading financial services lawyer Andrew Smith has joined the firm to expand its consumer...

Oct 27, 2014, 14:41 ET
Covington & Burling is pleased to announce that Andrea Zulli is joining the firm's EU competition group.

Covington Adds Premier EU Competition Practitioner Andrea Zulli

 Covington & Burling is pleased to announce that Andrea Zulli is joining the firm's EU competition group. Mr. Zulli was previously head of...

Sep 11, 2014, 14:13 ET
Covington & Burling's Marney Cheek and Jonathan Gimblett (PRNewsFoto/Covington & Burling LLP)

Yukos Minority Shareholders Defeat Russian Federation

The Stockholm District Court today dismissed the Russian Federation's jurisdictional challenge to a previous arbitration ruling that ordered Russia...

Aug 04, 2014, 09:00 ET
Former IRS Official Sam Maruca Rejoins Covington’s Tax Practice (PRNewsFoto/Covington & Burling LLP)

El antiguo funcionario de IRS, Sam Maruca, se reincorpora a la práctica fiscal de Covington

Covington & Burling se complace anunciar que Sam Maruca, recientemente director de operaciones de fijación de precios de transferencia...

Aug 04, 2014, 09:00 ET
Former IRS Official Sam Maruca Rejoins Covington’s Tax Practice (PRNewsFoto/Covington & Burling LLP)

Vormaliger Finanzbeamter Sam Maruca tritt erneut der Steuerpraxis von Covington bei

Covington & Burling ist erfreut, bekannt geben zu können, dass Sam Maruca, der zuvor Direktor des Bereichs Transfer Pricing Operations der...

Aug 04, 2014, 09:00 ET
Former IRS Official Sam Maruca Rejoins Covington’s Tax Practice (PRNewsFoto/Covington & Burling LLP)

L'ancien cadre de l'IRS, Sam Maruca, rejoint le cabinet fiscal de Covington

Covington & Burling est heureux d'annoncer que Sam Maruca, qui était tout récemment le directeur des opérations...

Aug 04, 2014, 09:00 ET
Former IRS Official Sam Maruca Rejoins Covington’s Tax Practice (PRNewsFoto/Covington & Burling LLP)

Former IRS Official Sam Maruca Rejoins Covington's Tax Practice

Covington & Burling is pleased to announce that Sam Maruca, most recently the Director of Transfer Pricing Operations for the Large Business...

Aug 01, 2014, 11:00 ET
Robyn Polashuk Joins Covington’s Communications & Media Practice (PRNewsFoto/Covington & Burling LLP)

Robyn Polashuk Joins Covington's Communications & Media Practice

Robyn Polashuk has joined Covington & Burling as a partner in the firm's communications and media practice, focusing on video content...

Jun 12, 2014, 10:03 ET
Sebastian Vos, an international public policy professional, is joining Covington & Burling to lead the European division of the firm's global public policy and government affairs practice. (PRNewsFoto/Covington & Burling LLP)

Covington stärkt europäische Public Policy and Government Affairs-Praxis mit Sebastian Vos

 Internationaler Public Policy-Experte Sebastian Vos kommt zu Covington & Burling, um europäische Abteilung der Global Public Policy...

Jun 12, 2014, 10:01 ET
Sebastian Vos, an international public policy professional, is joining Covington & Burling to lead the European division of the firm's global public policy and government affairs practice. (PRNewsFoto/Covington & Burling LLP)

Covington élargit son cabinet en politiques publiques et affaires gouvernementales européennes avec Sebastian Vos

 Sebastian Vos, un professionnel des politiques publiques internationales, rejoint Covington & Burling pour diriger la branche...

Jun 12, 2014, 09:00 ET
Sebastian Vos, an international public policy professional, is joining Covington & Burling to lead the European division of the firm's global public policy and government affairs practice. (PRNewsFoto/Covington & Burling LLP)

Covington amplía sus prácticas de política en Europa y de asuntos gubernamentales con Sebastian Vos

 Sebastian Vos, profesional de políticas públicas internacionales, se une a Covington & Burling para dirigir la división...

Jun 12, 2014, 09:00 ET
Sebastian Vos, an international public policy professional, is joining Covington & Burling to lead the European division of the firm's global public policy and government affairs practice. (PRNewsFoto/Covington & Burling LLP)

Covington Expands European Public Policy and Government Affairs Practice with Sebastian Vos

 Sebastian Vos, an international public policy professional, is joining Covington & Burling to lead the European division of the firm's...

Jun 09, 2014, 13:00 ET
Covington & Burling logo.  (PRNewsFoto/Covington & Burling)

Covington's Catherine Dargan Named "Best in Mergers & Acquisitions"

 Catherine Dargan, co-chair of Covington & Burling's mergers and acquisitions practice, was named as "Best in Mergers & Acquisitions"...

May 30, 2014, 12:00 ET
Phillip Warren (PRNewsFoto/Covington & Burling LLP)

Former San Francisco DOJ Antitrust Chief Joins Covington

Phillip Warren, former chief of the San Francisco office of the U.S. Department of Justice's Antitrust Division, has joined Covington & Burling...

May 05, 2014, 08:00 ET
Former ITC Chairman Shara Aranoff Joins Covington & Burling.  (PRNewsFoto/Covington & Burling LLP)

Former ITC Chairman Shara Aranoff Joins Covington

 Shara Aranoff, former Commissioner and Chairman of the U.S. International Trade Commission, has joined Covington & Burling as of counsel...

May 01, 2014, 08:34 ET
Johan Ysewyn (PRNewsFoto/Covington & Burling LLP)

Covington fortalece sus prácticas de competitividad en la UE con Johan Ysewyn y Peter Camesasca

Covington & Burling se complace al anunciar que Johan Ysewyn y Peter Camesasca se han unido a la oficina de la firma en Bruselas como socios,...

Apr 30, 2014, 22:08 ET
Peter Camesasca (PRNewsFoto/Covington & Burling LLP)

Covington stärkt EU-Wettbewerbssparte mit Johan Ysewyn und Peter Camesasca

Wie Covington & Burling mitgeteilt hat, treten Johan Ysewyn und Peter Camesasca dem Brüsseler Büro der Kanzlei als Soziusse bei. Dort...

Apr 30, 2014, 22:06 ET
Peter Camesasca (PRNewsFoto/Covington & Burling LLP)

Covington renforce son cabinet en droit de la concurrence dans l'UE avec Johan Ysewyn et Peter Camesasca

Covington & Burling est enchantée d'annoncer l'arrivée de Johan Ysewyn et de Peter Camesasca dans son cabinet de Bruxelles en tant...

Apr 30, 2014, 13:34 ET
Johan Ysewyn (PRNewsFoto/Covington & Burling LLP)

Covington Strengthens EU Competition Practice with Johan Ysewyn and Peter Camesasca

Covington & Burling is pleased to announce that Johan Ysewyn and Peter Camesasca are joining the firm's Brussels office as partners, where they...