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Jun 23, 2011, 11:46 ET

Forty-one Jenner & Block Partners and Numerous Practices Recognized in Chambers USA

Forty-one Jenner & Block attorneys were recognized in the 2011 edition of Chambers USA, a record number of Jenner & Block attorneys...

Jun 13, 2011, 13:38 ET

Statement From the Estate of Elaine Steinbeck Regarding Today's U.S. Supreme Court News

The following is a statement from the Estate of Elaine Steinbeck regarding today's news that the U.S. Supreme Court refused to hear an appeal...

Jun 09, 2011, 13:06 ET
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Apr 26, 2011, 13:36 ET

Jenner & Block's New York Corporate Practice Expands with Addition of Collins and Casella

Jenner & Block is pleased to announce that seasoned corporate lawyers Kevin T. Collins and Jason M. Casella have joined the Firm's New York...

Apr 26, 2011, 13:14 ET

Highly Regarded Corporate Finance Attorney Brian Hart Joins Jenner & Block

Brian S. Hart has joined Jenner & Block's Chicago office as a partner, where he will lead the Firm's Corporate Finance Practice.  Mr. Hart...

Apr 25, 2011, 11:45 ET

Former Senior FCC Counsel Ajit Pai Joins Jenner & Block's Washington, D.C. Office

Former high-level FCC attorney Ajit V. Pai has joined Jenner & Block as a partner in its Washington, D.C. office.  Mr. Pai comes to the...

Apr 07, 2011, 11:17 ET

Lehman Examiner Valukas Testifies at Senate Hearing on Auditors Role in Financial Crisis

Jenner & Block Chairman Anton R. Valukas testified on April 6 before the U.S. Senate Subcommittee on Securities, Insurance, and Investment at a...

Mar 16, 2011, 13:07 ET

Leading Insurance Policyholder Litigator Mary Craig Calkins Joins Jenner & Block's L.A. Office

Highly regarded insurance coverage lawyer Mary Craig Calkins has joined Jenner & Block's Los Angeles office as a partner, bolstering the Firm's...

Mar 10, 2011, 13:28 ET

Top Insurance Coverage Litigator Linda Kornfeld Joins Jenner & Block's Los Angeles Office

Jenner & Block is pleased to announce that nationally recognized insurance coverage litigator Linda D. Kornfeld has joined the Firm as a...

Jan 24, 2011, 17:43 ET

Jenner & Block Statement on the News of Donald Verrilli's Nomination to be the Next Solicitor General of the United States

The law firm of Jenner & Block has issued the following statements on the news today that President Obama nominated Donald B. Verrilli, Jr. to...

Jan 05, 2011, 11:18 ET

Wesley Fredericks Joins Jenner & Block as Chair of New York Office Corporate Practice

Jenner & Block has announced that highly regarded corporate attorney Wesley C. Fredericks, Jr. has joined the Firm as a partner and Chair of...

Dec 01, 2010, 11:13 ET

Nick G. Saros Joins Jenner & Block as a Partner in Los Angeles Office

Jenner & Block today announced that experienced intellectual property litigator Nick G. Saros has joined the Firm as a partner in its Los...

Nov 03, 2010, 10:38 ET

Renowned Government Contracts Lawyer Kevin Mullen Joins Jenner & Block

Veteran government contracts attorney Kevin P. Mullen has joined Jenner & Block as a partner in its Washington, DC office.  Mr. Mullen...

Oct 13, 2010, 10:15 ET

Peter B. Pope Joins Jenner & Block as a Partner in New York

Jenner & Block today announced that experienced litigator Peter B. Pope has joined the Firm as a partner in its New York office.  Mr. Pope...

Aug 16, 2010, 11:17 ET

Andrew J. ('A.J.') Thomas Joins Jenner & Block as a Partner

Highly regarded intellectual property, media, and entertainment litigator, Andrew J. ("A.J.") Thomas, has joined Jenner & Block as a partner in...

Jul 09, 2010, 11:40 ET

AmLaw Names Jenner & Block Nation's Top Firm for Pro Bono for Third Year

For the third year in a row, The American Lawyer magazine named Jenner & Block the number one law firm in the country for pro bono service in...

Jun 28, 2010, 11:26 ET

Bradford P. Lyerla Joins Jenner & Block as a Partner

Nationally renowned intellectual property litigator Bradford P. Lyerla has joined Jenner & Block as a partner in its Chicago office, adding...

Jun 17, 2010, 15:59 ET

Thirty-Seven Jenner & Block Partners and Numerous Practices Recognized in Chambers USA

Thirty-seven Jenner & Block partners were recognized in the 2010 edition of Chambers USA.  In addition, the Firm was recognized in 19 of...

Jun 01, 2010, 14:37 ET

Jenner & Block Creates Real Estate Finance Litigation and Workout Task Force to Aid Clients in the Commercial Real Estate Crisis

With a predicted $1.4 trillion in loans due to reach term limits between 2010 and 2014 for significantly undervalued properties, the commercial...