Leech Tishman Fuscaldo & Lampl LLC (Leech Tishman) is pleased to announce that Sandford (“Sandy”) L. Frey and Stuart (“Skip”) I. Koenig of Creim Macias Koenig Frey LLP have joined the firm as partners in Leech Tishman’s Pasadena office. Sandy and Skip joined the firm’s Bankruptcy & Creditors’ Rights Practice Group. (more…)

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Dentons, the global law firm, today announced the opening of an office in Sacramento, California, located at 1415 L Street. Dentons’ Sacramento office, its 22nd in the United States, further extends the Firm’s reach in California, which also includes offices in Los Angeles, Orange County, San Francisco/Oakland, San Diego and Silicon Valley. With a location in the heart of the state capital of California, the world’s sixth largest economy, the office will focus on supporting the regulatory and public policy representational needs of clients, as well as serve client requirements when meeting with governmental officials in Sacramento. (more…)

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Thompson Coburn is pleased to announce that intellectual property attorney Brian G. Arnold has joined the firm as a partner in our Los Angeles office. Brian’s practice focuses on patent, trademark, and copyright litigation as well as other complex commercial cases involving intellectual property matters. (more…)

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Paul Hastings LLP, a leading global law firm, continues its strong growth streak with the announcement today that Daniel Stellenberg, a leading executive compensation lawyer focused on private equity, capital markets, and M&A transactions, has joined the firm as a partner in the Employment Law practice, based in Palo Alto. He joins from Pillsbury, where he worked in the firm’s Silicon Valley office. Prior to Pillsbury, Stellenberg was with Shearman & Sterling. (more…)

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With a focus on growing its transactional practice on the West Coast, Nixon Peabody has expanded in Southern California with the arrival of land use partner Bryan LeRoy. Based in Nixon Peabody’s Los Angeles office, Bryan represents private and public entities in planning, land use, energy and infrastructure as well as other real estate development matters. (more…)

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The San Francisco office of global law firm K&L Gates LLP has added Eric Save as a partner in the corporate/M&A and Latin America practices. Save joins K&L Gates from Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP. (more…)

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Snell & Wilmer is pleased to announce the expansion of its
Orange County office with the addition of John Della Grotta as a partner in the firm’s corporate and
securities group. Della Grotta comes to Snell & Wilmer from Paul Hastings, LLP. (more…)

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Fish & Richardson announced today that C. Eric Schulman, formerly the Head of Intellectual Property (IP) for Uber Technologies, Inc., has joined the firm’s Silicon Valley office as a Principal in its Patent group. Before Uber, Schulman spent more than nine years in-house at Google Inc., where he served most recently as Legal Director. He brings to Fish a broad range of experience including expertise in patent and trademark portfolio development, IP licensing and acquisition, patent post-grant proceedings, patent and trademark litigation, standards bodies, copyright, open source, M&A, commercial transactions, collaborative structures, broad IP strategy, and legal management. (more…)

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Tom DeFilipps has joined Covington as a partner in the Silicon Valley office and will serve as chair of the West Coast Corporate practice. (more…)

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San Francisco, CA, and Washington, DC. Nixon Peabody continues its West Coast expansion with the addition of a patent counseling and IP transactions team. Led by San Francisco–based partner On Lu, the team includes attorneys Dr. Eduardo (Ed) Quiñones and Dr. Zhou Lu each of whom bring a deep knowledge of technology issues and the challenges and opportunities facing high-tech companies. (more…)

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DLA Piper announced today that Brandee Fernandez has joined the firm’s Corporate practice as a partner in the Silicon Valley office. (more…)

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The global law firm Jones Day has announced that Daniel (Dan) Cody has joined the Firm’s Health Care Practice as a partner in the San Francisco Office.   (more…)

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