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Aug 04, 2014, 09:17 ET

Noted International Arbitration Partner Amir Ghaffari Joins Vinson & Elkins

 Highly-regarded international arbitration lawyer Amir Ghaffari joined Vinson & Elkins as a partner today in London. Ghaffari, who brings...

Jun 03, 2014, 09:00 ET

Former Partner, Management Committee Member Returns to Vinson & Elkins

 Walter Stuart, an accomplished litigator and former firm leader, is returning to Vinson & Elkins as a partner in the global firm's Houston...

May 20, 2014, 11:03 ET

Dr. Donald Vinson, Founder of the Trial Consulting Industry, Launches Litigation Finance Firm

 Dr. Donald E. Vinson, widely regarded as the "founding father" of the trial consulting industry, has started a new firm – Vinson...

May 12, 2014, 08:00 ET

Vinson & Elkins Expands Tax Controversy Capabilities with Addition of Sheri Dillon in Washington

 Highly regarded tax controversy attorney Sheri A. Dillon has joined Vinson & Elkins as a partner in Washington, D.C. Dillon represents...

Dec 17, 2013, 09:00 ET

Vinson & Elkins Names Seven New Partners

Vinson & Elkins announces the promotion of seven lawyers to its partnership: Manuel Berrelez, Christopher...

Oct 21, 2013, 10:52 ET

Vinson & Elkins Attracts Former Bingham McCutchen Environmental Group Co-Chair Mike Wigmore

Michael Wigmore, the former co-chair of Bingham McCutchen's Environmental, Land Use and Natural Resources Group, has joined Vinson & Elkins LLP...

Sep 11, 2013, 09:00 ET

Leading Corporate Partner Michael Saslaw Joins Vinson & Elkins in Dallas

 Michael Saslaw, one of the leading corporate lawyers in Dallas, has joined Vinson & Elkins as a partner. Saslaw's practice includes...

Aug 05, 2013, 11:13 ET

Recognized Securities, Corporate Governance Litigator Michael Charlson Joins Vinson & Elkins

 Highly-regarded securities litigation and enforcement lawyer, Michael Charlson, who handles the full spectrum of securities work for...

Jul 15, 2013, 07:17 ET

Leading International Arbitration Partner George Burn Joins Vinson & Elkins

 Vinson & Elkins announces the arrival of international arbitration partner, George Burn, who has joined V&E in London from Dentons....

Jul 08, 2013, 09:30 ET

Vinson & Elkins Expands Finance Practice with Addition of David Wicklund from Debevoise

 David Wicklund joins Vinson & Elkins' highly-regarded Finance Practice Group as a partner in New York. Wicklund expands V&E's...

Apr 08, 2013, 08:00 ET

Vinson & Elkins Recognized as Leading Transactional Firm by AmLaw Corporate Scorecard 2013

Vinson & Elkins LLP was once again recognized as a leading law firm for corporate transactions, receiving multiple top 10 rankings across four...

Jan 29, 2013, 09:00 ET

Vinson & Elkins Adds Top Tax Lawyers in Washington, D.C.

Two highly-regarded tax partners with decades of experience in sophisticated tax planning for multinational corporations have joined Vinson &...

Dec 01, 2008, 09:30 ET

Individuals Associated with Vinson Hall Retirement Community, Who Survived Pearl Harbor Attack, to Participate in Navy Memorial Event December 7

Two individuals associated with Vinson Hall Retirement Community (VHRC), in McLean, VA, who survived the Pearl Harbor attack, will participate in a...

Sep 30, 2008, 01:00 ET

Crew of Carrier USS Carl Vinson and Local Students to Share Technology Savvy in Oct. 9-10 Event Hosted by Vinson Hall Retirement Community

MCLEAN, Va., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Vinson Hall Retirement Community (VHRC), home to many of the region's military veterans and their spouses...

Aug 25, 2008, 01:00 ET

Vinson Hall Retirement Community to Hold Regional Health Fair in McLean, VA, September 11

MCLEAN, Va., Aug. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Vinson Hall Retirement Community (VHRC), home to many of the region's military veterans and their spouses...

Jul 16, 2008, 01:00 ET

Vinson Hall Retirement Community Offers Glimpse into the Future of Retirement with Unique 'Innovative Model of Living'

MCLEAN, Va., July 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Here's what happens when you take one of the nation's most innovative retirement communities and pair it up...

May 12, 2008, 01:00 ET

Paro, the World's Only Robotic Baby Harp Seal - Designed Specifically for Therapy - to be Focus of Industry Event at Vinson Hall Retirement Community in McLean, Va., June 2

MCLEAN, Va., May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Why is a sophisticated robotic baby harp seal more effective than real, live dogs or cats at stimulating...

Jan 19, 2006, 00:00 ET

V&E Adds New Partner, Forms New Alliance to Expand Public Policy Team

AUSTIN, Texas, Jan. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Vinson & Elkins LLP is significantly expanding and strengthening its Public Policy Group with the...

Jun 26, 2002, 01:00 ET

Petroleum Economist Again Ranks Vinson & Elkins #1

HOUSTON, June 26 /PRNewswire/ -- The Petroleum Economist again ranks Vinson & Elkins first for "best knowledge of the oil and gas sector" in...

May 17, 2002, 01:00 ET

Healthlink and Vinson & Elkins Form Strategic Alliance Relationship to Provide Comprehensive HIPAA Services

HOUSTON, May 17 /PRNewswire/ -- When the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) was enacted, healthcare organizations across...