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Mar 07, 2014, 18:03 ET

South Carolina's Suit to Recover Millions From Drug Company to Move Forward, says Janet, Jenner & Suggs, LLC

The South Carolina Court of Common Pleas, Fifth Judicial Circuit has issued a ruling that will allow the State of South Carolina to move forward...

Feb 20, 2014, 08:00 ET
Cholesterol-lowering drugs, including Lipitor, have been linked to a high risk of diabetes type 2, especially in older women.  (PRNewsFoto/Janet, Jenner & Suggs, LLC)

Lipitor Lawsuits Consolidated in South Carolina, Announces Lawyer Kenneth Suggs, of Janet, Jenner & Suggs, LLC

 Lipitor lawsuits filed in federal courts on behalf of people who allegedly developed type 2 diabetes after taking Pfizer's...

Feb 19, 2014, 09:27 ET

Prominent Securities and M&A Attorney Martin Glass Joins Jenner & Block

 Martin C. Glass has joined Jenner & Block LLP's Corporate Practice as a partner in the New York office.  He will focus on...

Jan 29, 2014, 14:58 ET

Former Obama Administration Finance Policymaker Tim Karpoff Joins Jenner & Block as Partner

Jenner & Block LLP is pleased to announce that Timothy A. Karpoff, former director of the U.S. Treasury Department's Office of Financial...

Jan 14, 2014, 11:34 ET

Illinois Solicitor General Michael A. Scodro Joins Jenner & Block's Chicago Office

Jenner & Block LLP is pleased to announce that Illinois Solicitor General Michael A. Scodro will be joining the firm as a partner in the...

Jan 14, 2014, 09:16 ET

Jenner & Block Named to National Law Journal's 2013 Pro Bono Hot List

 Jenner & Block is pleased to share that it has been named to The National Law Journal's 2013 Pro Bono Hot List and featured in the...

Dec 30, 2013, 11:59 ET

Jenner & Block Welcomes Return of Governor Cuomo's Special Counsel Jeremy Creelan to the New York Office

 Jenner & Block LLP is pleased to announce that Jeremy M. Creelan, Special Counsel to New York Governor Andrew M. Cuomo, has rejoined the...

Dec 04, 2013, 10:32 ET

Prominent M&A/Corporate Attorney G. Thomas Stromberg Joins Jenner & Block's Los Angeles Office

Jenner & Block LLP is pleased to announce that veteran corporate attorney G. Thomas Stromberg has joined the firm as a partner in its Los...

Nov 01, 2013, 13:32 ET

Judge Clears Way for Settlement Talks in Dr. Levy Case, announces Schochor Federico and Staton, and Janet, Jenner & Suggs Law Firms

 Baltimore City Circuit Court Judge Sylvester Cox has cleared the way for settlement negotiations to begin between Johns Hopkins Hospital and...

Jul 17, 2013, 15:53 ET
Steve Offutt, partner with Janet, Jenner & Suggs, LLC, wins $33.5 verdict for 8-year-old boy in birth injury, Cerebral Palsy lawsuit.  (PRNewsFoto/Janet, Jenner & Suggs, LLC)

Memphis Jury Awards $33.5 Million For Boy's Birth Injuries that Caused Cerebral Palsy, Announces Janet, Jenner & Suggs, LLC

 A Memphis jury has found that delays in performing an urgently needed cesarean section resulted in a baby developing severe brain damage and...

Jan 08, 2013, 09:00 ET

Prominent Media Attorney Joins Jenner & Block's New York Office

 Jenner & Block LLP announced that George Freeman has joined the firm's Content, Media & Entertainment Practice in its New York...

Nov 26, 2012, 12:48 ET

Leading Mergers and Acquisitions/ Private Equity Partner Joins Jenner & Block's Chicago Office

 Jenner & Block LLP today announced that Mark A. Harris has joined the firm as a partner in the Chicago office.  As one of Chicago's...

Nov 15, 2012, 10:34 ET

Jenner & Block LLP Named to Human Rights Campaign's Best Places To Work

 Jenner & Block has once again been included in the list of Best Places to Work by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC).   The...

Nov 13, 2012, 10:00 ET

Jenner & Block LLP Named One Of Working Mother & Flex-Time Lawyers "50 Best Law Firms for Women" For Leadership In Promoting, Retaining Talent

Working Mother today named Jenner & Block as one of the 2012 Working Mother and Flex-Time Lawyers "50 Best Law Firms for Women", awarded for...

Nov 01, 2012, 09:00 ET

Former Associate Attorney General Tom Perrelli Returns to Jenner & Block

Jenner & Block LLP today announced that former Associate Attorney General Thomas J. Perrelli has re-joined the firm as a partner in its...

Sep 04, 2012, 12:46 ET

Department of Homeland Security Chief Privacy Officer Mary Ellen Callahan Joins Jenner & Block's new Privacy and Information Governance Practice as a Partner

Jenner & Block LLP announces that former United States Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Chief Privacy Officer Mary Ellen Callahan has...

Aug 01, 2012, 16:29 ET

Jenner & Block Retained by North Carolina Utilities Commission in Duke Energy Investigation

Jenner & Block and Partner Anton R. Valukas have been retained as outside counsel by the North Carolina Utilities Commission to assist in its...

Jun 04, 2012, 12:55 ET

Assistant U.S. Attorney Reid Schar Joins Jenner & Block's Chicago Office as Partner

Jenner & Block announces that Assistant United States Attorney Reid J. Schar will join as a Partner in the Firm's White Collar Criminal Defense...

Mar 05, 2012, 17:19 ET

Former SDNY Prosecutor Anthony S. Barkow Joins Jenner & Block's New York Office as a Partner in the White Collar Defense & Investigations Practice

 Jenner & Block today announced that Anthony S. Barkow has joined the Firm's New York office as a partner in its White Collar Defense &...

Jan 11, 2012, 11:22 ET

Jenner & Block Launches New Web Site

Jenner & Block today announced that it has launched its new Web site at www.jenner.com.  The Web site has been completely redesigned to...