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Aug 03, 2020, 10:51 ET Vinson & Elkins Renewables Leader Relocates to Austin

Vinson & Elkins LLP announced today that Kaam Sahely, head of the firm's Renewable and Sustainable Energy and Infrastructure practices, will relocate ...


Jul 14, 2020, 10:00 ET Julia Petty Joins Vinson & Elkins' Executive Compensation and Benefits Practice in New York

Julia Petty has joined Vinson & Elkins as counsel in the firm's Executive Compensation and Benefits practice in New York. Petty, who comes to V&E...


Jun 15, 2020, 09:00 ET Vinson & Elkins Strengthens Restructuring Practice with Addition of Partner George Howard in New York

Vinson & Elkins has added George Howard as a partner in the firm's nationally renowned Restructuring & Reorganization practice. Howard, who joins V&E ...


Apr 13, 2020, 10:00 ET Former Compliance Officer and Federal Prosecutor Michael Ward Joins Vinson & Elkins as Partner in San Francisco

Vinson & Elkins has bolstered its white collar and government investigations practice with the addition of experienced in-house counsel, chief...


Mar 10, 2020, 09:30 ET Vinson & Elkins Welcomes Leading Trial and Litigation Partner Chris Duffy in New York

Chris Duffy, an accomplished trial lawyer with nearly two decades of experience in complex commercial litigation matters, has joined Vinson & Elkins...


Feb 10, 2020, 09:00 ET Expanding its New York Footprint, Vinson & Elkins Relocates to Iconic Grace Building

To facilitate its continuing growth and client needs, Vinson & Elkins is pleased to announce the relocation of its New York office. The firm will...


Jan 23, 2020, 10:33 ET DOJ Environmental Lawyer Corinne Snow Rejoins V&E as Counsel

Corinne Snow, an environmental attorney who recently served as Counsel and Chief of Staff for the U.S. Department of Justice's Environment and...


Nov 18, 2019, 12:26 ET Jenn Cooley Rejoins V&E as Real Estate Counsel

Jenn Cooley, a commercial real estate and business transactions attorney, has rejoined Vinson & Elkins as a counsel in the firm's Dallas office....


Oct 15, 2019, 08:00 ET Top EPA Enforcement Official Patrick D. Traylor Joins V&E in Washington, D.C.

Patrick D. Traylor, the former Deputy Assistant Administrator for the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's Office of Enforcement and Compliance...


Sep 19, 2019, 09:00 ET Leading FCPA Attorney Palmina Fava Joins V&E's Government Investigations Practice in New York

Vinson & Elkins continues to expand its nationally recognized Government Investigations and White Collar Criminal Defense practice with the addition...


Aug 05, 2019, 09:30 ET Jose F. Sanchez Joins V&E's International Dispute Resolution and Arbitration Practice in New York

Jose F. Sanchez has joined Vinson & Elkins as counsel in the firm's New York office, focusing on international arbitration and cross-border...


Jul 22, 2019, 09:30 ET Internationally Recognized Arbitration Partner Camilo Cardozo Joins V&E

Leading international arbitration lawyer Camilo Cardozo has joined Vinson & Elkins as a partner, bringing to the firm two decades of experience...


Jun 17, 2019, 09:30 ET Leading FCPA Prosecutor Fry Wernick Joins V&E as Partner

Ephraim "Fry" Wernick, former Assistant Chief of the U.S. Department of Justice's Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) Unit and a veteran federal...


Apr 08, 2019, 09:30 ET Vinson & Elkins Makes Significant Expansion in New York With Addition of Nationally Recognized Real Estate Team

Vinson & Elkins has significantly expanded its Real Estate Practice as well as its New York presence with the addition of a nationally recognized...


Feb 05, 2019, 10:00 ET Distinguished Former Appellate Justice Jane Bland Joins Vinson & Elkins

Former Texas First Court of Appeals Justice Jane Bland has joined Vinson & Elkins as a partner. Bland brings to the firm more than 20 years of...


Feb 04, 2019, 09:30 ET Vinson & Elkins Welcomes Project Finance Partner Eamon Nolan in New York

Eamon Nolan has joined Vinson & Elkins as a partner based in New York, bolstering the firm's capabilities in project finance and cross-border...


Jan 22, 2019, 12:01 ET Vinson & Elkins Promotes 14 Attorneys to Counsel

Vinson & Elkins has named 14 new counsel. The promotions span four offices and five practice areas, including: complex commercial litigation;...


Dec 17, 2018, 11:32 ET Vinson & Elkins Names 8 New Partners

Vinson & Elkins has promoted eight lawyers to partner, effective Jan. 1, 2019: Mike Bielby, Prentiss Cutshaw and Jaren Taylor in Dallas; Danielle...


Oct 16, 2018, 09:04 ET Vinson & Elkins Expands New York M&A Team with Addition of Partner John Kupiec

John Kupiec has joined Vinson & Elkins' Mergers and Acquisitions practice as a partner. Kupiec, who joins V&E from Kirkland & Ellis, is based in the...


Oct 15, 2018, 09:04 ET Former Assistant U.S. Attorney General Ron Tenpas Joins Vinson & Elkins

Ronald J. Tenpas, former Assistant Attorney General for the Environment and Natural Resources Division of the U.S. Department of Justice, has joined...


Oct 11, 2018, 05:00 ET Vinson & Elkins' Leveraged Finance Practice Adds Partner Lucy Jenkins in London

Vinson & Elkins continues to expand its global corporate practice with the addition of leveraged finance partner Lucy Jenkins in London. Jenkins was...


Sep 10, 2018, 05:00 ET Vinson & Elkins Bolsters Global Leveraged Finance Practice with Addition of Noel Hughes in London

Vinson & Elkins announced today the addition of internationally recognized capital markets partner Noel Hughes to its global Leveraged Finance...


Jul 23, 2018, 11:14 ET Former AUSA Jennifer Freel Rejoins V&E as Government Investigations and White Collar Criminal Defense Counsel in Austin

Jennifer Freel, a trial and appellate lawyer who spent nearly a decade as an Assistant U.S. Attorney for the Western District of Texas, has rejoined...


Apr 09, 2018, 10:00 ET Esteemed Antitrust Attorney Greg Wells Joins V&E as Counsel

Vinson & Elkins LLP continues to expand its global Antitrust practice with the addition of new counsel Greg Wells, who has nearly two decades of...


Feb 01, 2018, 09:00 ET Preeminent Antitrust Partners Hill Wellford and Darren Tucker Join V&E

Highly regarded antitrust lawyers Hill Wellford and Darren Tucker have joined Vinson & Elkins as partners, bringing to the firm a combined four...