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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
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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...

May 28, 2014, 12:31 ET

Jenner & Block Takes Home Chambers USA Award for Excellence in Media & Entertainment

 The Content, Media & Entertainment (CME) Practice of Jenner & Block won the Chambers USA Award for Excellence in Media &...

May 06, 2014, 16:55 ET

It's Official: Fungal Meningitis Victims to Share $100 Million Settlement, Attorneys with Janet, Jenner & Suggs Announce

Victims of contaminated steroid injections who sued in federal courts will share a $100 million settlement against the products' compounder, ...

Apr 14, 2014, 12:30 ET
Terrence J. Truax, Jenner & Block LLP (PRNewsFoto/Jenner & Block LLC)

Terrence Truax To Lead Jenner & Block as Managing Partner

Jenner & Block LLP today announces that Terrence J. Truax – a 26-year veteran of the firm and co-chair of its Patent Litigation and...

Apr 07, 2014, 12:54 ET

Jenner & Block's Managing Partner Appointed EVP and General Counsel of Northern Trust

Jenner & Block LLP is pleased to announce that Susan C. Levy, the firm's Managing Partner, has been appointed Executive Vice President and...

Apr 03, 2014, 10:03 ET

Notable Patent Litigation Attorney Louis Fogel Joins Jenner & Block

 Jenner & Block LLP today announces that well-respected patent litigation attorney Louis E. Fogel has joined the firm as a partner in our...

Apr 01, 2014, 11:52 ET

Maryland Lawyers Launch Initiative to Fight Distracted Driving by Teens: Janet, Jenner and Suggs, LCC

 Attorneys in Maryland have launched a one-year initiative to help lower the death and injury toll involving distracted teen drivers, announced...

Mar 31, 2014, 09:30 ET

Jenner & Block Welcomes Former SEC Leading Trial Lawyer Christian Bartholomew

 Jenner & Block LLP today announces that Christian R. Bartholomew, prominent litigator and former Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC)...

Mar 24, 2014, 13:19 ET

Diabetes caused by Lipitor: Lawsuits Filed by Two Kansas Women, Reports Janet, Jenner & Suggs

 Two Kansas women who took Lipitor to reduce their cholesterol levels and later developed diabetes have filed Lipitor lawsuits against Pfizer,...

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...