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Aug 19, 2009, 12:35 ET

Dean of Insurance Policyholder Bar Jerry Oshinsky Joins Jenner & Block's Los Angeles Office

Jerry Oshinsky, considered one of the leading policyholder side insurance coverage litigators in the nation, is joining Jenner & Block as a...

Jul 20, 2009, 11:01 ET

Former GM General Counsel Robert Osborne Returns to Jenner & Block

Robert S. Osborne, Group Vice President and General Counsel of General Motors, will rejoin Jenner & Block in September 2009 as a Partner in...

Jun 30, 2009, 13:55 ET

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

For the second year in a row, Jenner & Block was recognized as the number one law firm in the country for pro bono service by The American...

May 18, 2009, 11:33 ET

U.S. Supreme Court Ends Decades-Long Dispute Over Steinbeck's Works

Ending a decades-long dispute over the rights to John Steinbeck's classic literary works such as Of Mice and Men and The Grapes of Wrath, the U.S....

Apr 13, 2009, 15:39 ET

Jenner & Block Opens Los Angeles Office

New partners Rick Richmond and Brent Caslin will lead nationally-respected law firm's West Coast expansion Jenner & Block LLP announced the...

Apr 09, 2009, 09:00 ET

National Law Journal Recognizes Jenner & Block's Appellate Practice as One of Nation's Best

Jenner & Block was recognized by The National Law Journal in the newspaper's 2009 "Appellate Hot List," which recognizes 20 law firms "with...

Mar 24, 2009, 11:32 ET

Jenner & Block Names Michael DeSanctis Washington, D.C. Office Managing Partner

Jenner & Block has named Partner Michael B. DeSanctis the Managing Partner of the Firm's Washington, D.C. office. Mr. DeSanctis is a highly...

Mar 16, 2009, 11:14 ET

Former DOJ Deputy Assistant AG Jessie K. Liu Returns to Jenner & Block's Litigation Department

Former Department of Justice attorney and federal prosecutor Jessie K. Liu has joined Jenner & Block as a partner in its Washington, DC...

Feb 14, 2009, 15:04 ET

York County Jury Awards $4.4 Million in Birth Injury

A York County jury on Friday awarded $4.4 million to the parents of a child who suffered a brain injury at birth. The award was against Piedmont...

Feb 09, 2009, 10:16 ET

Distinguished Communications Law Attorney Philip Verveer Joins Jenner & Block

Noted communications attorney Philip L. Verveer has joined Jenner & Block as Of Counsel in its Washington, DC office. Mr. Verveer, described...

Feb 04, 2009, 20:04 ET

Supreme Court Veteran and Renowned Litigator Donald Verrilli to Join DOJ as Associate Deputy Attorney General

Jenner & Block Partner Donald B. Verrilli, Jr., recognized as one of the nation's preeminent litigators and Co-Chair of the Firm's Appellate...

Jun 23, 2008, 01:00 ET

Experienced Litigator Eric S. Jackson Joins Jenner & Block

WASHINGTON, June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Eric S. Jackson, a distinguished litigator with extensive experience in intellectual property, commercial,...

Feb 27, 2008, 00:00 ET

Former FCC General Counsel Samuel L. Feder Joins Jenner & Block

WASHINGTON, Feb. 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Samuel L. Feder, former General Counsel of the Federal Communications Commission, will join Jenner &...

Jan 29, 2008, 00:00 ET

John Josef Molenda Joins Firm's Intellectual Property Practice as Of Counsel

NEW YORK, Jan. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- John Josef Molenda has joined Jenner & Block's New York office as Of Counsel in the Firm's Intellectual...

Jan 03, 2008, 00:00 ET

Accomplished Bankruptcy Attorney Patrick J. Trostle Joins Jenner & Block as Partner

NEW YORK, Jan. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Patrick J. Trostle has joined Jenner & Block as a partner in the Firm's New York office. Previously a...

Jan 03, 2008, 00:00 ET

Former SEC Official Elaine Wolff Joins Jenner & Block

WASHINGTON, Jan. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Elaine Wolff, former Legal Branch Chief at the Securities and Exchange Commission's Division of Corporate...

Oct 10, 2007, 01:00 ET

Schiffrin Barroway Topaz & Kessler, LLP and Janet Jenner & Suggs, LLC Comment on Conagra Advisory Regarding Pot Pies Linked to Salmonella Outbreak

RADNOR, Pa., and BALTIMORE, Oct. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- The following statement was issued jointly today by the law firms of Schiffrin Barroway...

Oct 08, 2007, 01:00 ET

E. Coli Registry Expanded for Victims of E. Coli Poisoning from Cargill Ground Beef

RADNOR, Pa., Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The following statement was issued today by the law firms Schiffrin Barroway Topaz & Kessler, LLP, and...

Oct 03, 2007, 01:00 ET

First Nationwide Class Action Filed on Behalf of Consumers Who Purchased Topps' E. Coli Contaminated Ground Beef

RADNOR, Pa., Oct. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- The following statement was issued today by the law firms Schiffrin Barroway Topaz & Kessler, LLP, and...

Sep 04, 2007, 01:00 ET

Former 3M General Counsel Richard F. Ziegler Joins Jenner & Block

NEW YORK, Sept. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- Richard F. Ziegler, former General Counsel of the 3M Company, has joined Jenner & Block as a partner in...