NEW YORK, Aug. 28, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Dana Frix has been named managing partner of the Washington, D.C. office of the international law firm of Chadbourne & Parke LLP effective September 1, 2012.
Mr. Frix will be responsible for the strategic direction and growth of Chadbourne's Washington office, which is the firm's second largest office with more than 60 lawyers. The office focuses on project finance, corporate, antitrust, communications and technology, tax, insurance and reinsurance, white collar defense, government investigations and environmental law.
"Dana Frix brings significant leadership skills, client service acumen and energy to the role. He has an excellent track record of working with CEOs and CFOs to help them achieve their growth objectives," said Andrew Giaccia, Managing Partner of Chadbourne & Parke.
"Dana also brings a terrific breadth of experience in transactional and regulatory matters, and disputes, which makes him strongly suited to enhance the ongoing collaboration between the diversity of practices and lawyers in our Washington office," added Mr. Giaccia. "We know that Dana will help grow the office very effectively."
In addition to serving as managing partner of Chadbourne's Washington, D.C. office, Mr. Frix will continue to serve as chair of the firm's telecommunications, media and technology practice group.
Mr. Frix, who joined Chadbourne in 2002, focuses on corporate, regulatory and anti-competition matters in these sectors. He also advises companies in administrative and civil litigation matters, specializing in those involving public policy issues arising from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) and Federal Trade Commission (FTC) regulation.
Mr. Frix holds an M.A. from Georgetown University and a J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center.
About Chadbourne & Parke LLP
Chadbourne & Parke LLP, an international law firm headquartered in New York City, provides a full range of legal services, including mergers and acquisitions, securities, project finance, private funds, corporate finance, venture capital and emerging companies, energy/renewable energy, communications and technology, commercial and products liability litigation, arbitration/IDR, securities litigation and regulatory enforcement, special investigations and litigation, intellectual property, antitrust, domestic and international tax, insurance and reinsurance, environmental, real estate, bankruptcy and financial restructuring, executive compensation and employee benefits, employment law, trusts and estates and government contract matters. Major geographical areas of concentration include Russia, Central and Eastern Europe, Turkey, the Middle East and Latin America. The Firm has offices in New York, Washington D.C., Los Angeles, Mexico City, Sao Paulo, London, Moscow, Warsaw, Kyiv, Istanbul, Dubai and Beijing. For additional information, visit www.chadbourne.com.
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