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Feb 08, 2016, 10:15 ET
Kurt von Moltke, Co-Chair of Jenner & Block's Mergers and Acquisitions Practice

Elite Corporate Lawyer Kurt von Moltke Joins Jenner & Block as Co-Chair of Mergers and Acquisitions Practice

 Jenner & Block is pleased to announce that H. Kurt von Moltke, an elite corporate lawyer with more than 30 years of experience...

Jan 06, 2016, 11:17 ET
Olga Loy, Partner, Jenner & Block

Tax and Private Equity Lawyer Olga Loy Rejoins Jenner & Block as Corporate Partner in Chicago

 Jenner & Block is pleased to announce that tax and private equity lawyer Olga Loy has rejoined the firm as a partner in the Chicago...

Nov 09, 2015, 10:46 ET

Former Assistant US Attorney Gayle Littleton Joins Jenner & Block's Chicago Office as Partner in White Collar Defense and Investigations Practice

 Jenner & Block is pleased to announce that Gayle E. Littleton, a former federal prosecutor, is joining the firm as a partner in its...

Nov 02, 2015, 09:34 ET
IMAXIO (PRNewsFoto/IMAXIO)

Potential New Vaccine Candidate Aims to Block Transmission of Malaria Parasites

Vaccine candidate administered for the first time in humans in a phase I clinical trial led by Oxford University'sJenner Institute, with...

Oct 26, 2015, 11:20 ET
Nancy Libin, Partner, Jenner & Block LLP

Former Department of Justice Chief Privacy Officer Nancy Libin Joins Jenner & Block's DC Office as Partner

 Jenner & Block is pleased to announce that experienced privacy lawyer Nancy C. Libin, former Chief Privacy and Civil Liberties Officer at...

Oct 26, 2015, 11:00 ET

Top Class Action Firm Takes on VW on Behalf of Marylanders

 One of Maryland's top class action law firms has filed a lawsuit against Volkswagen, Inc. seeking compensation for all persons in Maryland who...

Aug 03, 2015, 13:06 ET
Alan B. Roth

Leading Private Equity Lawyers Alan Roth and Christopher Douglass Join Jenner & Block's Chicago Office

Jenner & Block LLP is pleased to announce that leading private equity lawyers Alan B. Roth and Christopher J. Douglass are joining the firm...

Jul 13, 2015, 11:30 ET
Neil Cummings

Jenner & Block Expands Corporate Department with Addition of Corporate Finance and Debt Fund Partner Neil Cummings

 Jenner & Block LLP is pleased to announce that corporate finance lawyer Neil Cummings has joined the firm as a partner in its Los Angeles...

Jun 08, 2015, 08:13 ET
Brandon Kerrigan

Medical Errors Led to Destruction of Teen Athlete's Heart and Need for Transplant, Lawsuit Claims

 Parents of a talented high school athlete have filed a lawsuit against doctors and hospitals they claim are responsible for diagnosis and...

Jun 04, 2015, 09:00 ET
Brian Hauck

Experienced Justice Department Lawyer Brian Hauck to Rejoin Jenner & Block as Partner

 Jenner & Block LLP is pleased to announce that Brian Hauck, a former Deputy Assistant Attorney General for the US Department of Justice's...

May 11, 2015, 08:00 ET
Richard Levin

Esteemed Restructuring and Bankruptcy Lawyer Richard Levin Joins Jenner & Block as New York Partner

 Jenner & Block LLP is pleased to announce that internationally renowned restructuring and bankruptcy lawyer Richard Levin – an...

May 04, 2015, 10:15 ET
Mark J. Nackman, Partner, Jenner & Block LLP

Experienced Government Contract Lawyer Mark J. Nackman Joins Jenner & Block LLP

Jenner & Block LLP is pleased to announce that experienced government contract lawyer Mark J. Nackman, a former general counsel for a business...

Apr 07, 2015, 13:00 ET

Paralyzed Worker Awarded $36 Million Settles Case Against Pepco

 A construction worker who was significantly burned and paralyzed as the result of a fall at a Potomac Electric Power Company substation and...

Mar 26, 2015, 09:55 ET
Kimberley Dougherty

Janet, Jenner & Suggs Attorney Kimberly Dougherty Takes Top Honor as Massachusetts' "Lawyer of the Year"

Janet, Jenner & Suggs' attorney Kimberly Dougherty, whose efforts in gathering and preserving evidence against the New England Compounding...

Dec 01, 2014, 10:13 ET
William C. Pericak, Former Director of Justice Department's Deepwater Horizon Task Force, Joins Jenner & Block LLP as DC Partner

William C. Pericak, Former Director of Justice Department's Deepwater Horizon Task Force, Joins Jenner & Block LLP as DC Partner

 Jenner & Block LLP is pleased to announce that William C. Pericak, former director of the Justice Department's Deepwater Horizon Task...

Nov 10, 2014, 10:26 ET
Former Acting General Counsel for U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Damon Y. Smith Joins Jenner & Block

Former Acting General Counsel for U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development Damon Y. Smith Joins Jenner & Block

Jenner & Block is pleased to announce that Damon Y. Smith, former acting general counsel for the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban...

Oct 23, 2014, 18:06 ET

Boy Who Waited 8 Minutes for Breathing Tube Wins $8.45 Million Verdict In Cerebral Palsy Lawsuit - Janet, Jenner & Suggs, LLC

A Georgia jury on Oct. 21 awarded $8.45 million to a severely injured boy, finding staff at the Northeast Georgia Medical Center failed to follow...

Sep 18, 2014, 17:47 ET

Judge To Conduct Hearing on Final Approval Of Johns Hopkins $190 Million Class Action Settlement Tomorrow at 3 pm EST, says Janet, Jenner & Suggs, LLC

 At 3 pm EST Friday, September 19, a hearing will be held at the Baltimore City Circuit Court on the final approval of a $190 million class...

Aug 11, 2014, 18:07 ET
Dan Rozansky (PRNewsFoto/Jenner & Block)

Prominent Entertainment Attorney Dan Rozansky Joins Jenner & Block

Jenner & Block LLP is pleased to announce that Daniel A. Rozansky has joined the firm's nationally acclaimed Content, Media & Entertainment...

Jun 11, 2014, 08:00 ET

Cephalon Loses Again In South Carolina, This Time in Contingency Fee Dispute, Says Janet, Jenner & Suggs, LLC

 South Carolina's Fifth Circuit Court has ruled that State Attorney General Alan Wilson may employ private attorneys from outside the AG's...