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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...

May 19, 2010, 15:46 ET

Jersey City Chromium Law Suit Seeks Relief for Residents, Attorneys Announce

Residents have filed a lawsuit, against Honeywell International of New Jersey and PPG Industries of Pennsylvania for dumping and failing to clean...

Apr 14, 2010, 16:24 ET

Thousands of Documents Referenced in Lehman Examiner's Report Now Available at Lehmanreport.jenner.com

The U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York today resolved the last issues affecting the full publication of the report of the...

Mar 11, 2010, 16:54 ET

Examiner's Report in Lehman Brothers Bankruptcy Available Online at lehmanreport.jenner.com

The U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York today at a hearing unsealed the report of the Examiner in the Lehman Brothers...

Jan 18, 2010, 10:54 ET

David Savner, Former General Counsel of General Dynamics, Returns to Jenner & Block

David A. Savner, the former Senior Vice President, General Counsel, and Secretary for leading global defense contractor General Dynamics, has...

Nov 24, 2009, 18:31 ET

Maryland Woman Thankful for Wyeth Verdicts

In addition to family, friends and health, cancer survivor Diane Wisneski has added Philadelphia jurors to her Thanksgiving gratitude list....