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Greenblatt, Pierce, Engle, Funt & Flores (Philadelphia): Michael Engle joins as name partner and will lead the white-collar crime and investigation practice, focusing on criminal defense and civil litigation. Previously, Engle worked as a solo practitioner.
Ballard Spahr (Philadelphia): Diane Thompson joins the employee-benefits and executive-compensation group as partner in the Los Angeles office. Previously, Thompson was a partner at Ernst & Young.
Hunton & Williams (Richmond, Va.): Nathan Kutt joins the global corporate practice as counsel to the Miami office and will focus on bank regulatory matters, capital and acquisition strategies and private-equity investments. Prev­iously, Kutt was general counsel for BankCap Partners.
Wilkinson Barker Knauer (Washington): Debrea Terwilliger rejoins the firm as partner in the Denver office and will provide energy and telecommunications regulatory advice. Previously, Terwilliger was assistant staff counsel and administrative attorney to the Nevada Public Service Commission.
DLA Piper: Steven Har joins the litigation practice as partner in the New York office and will focus on products liability, banking and commercial litigation. Previously, Har was a partner at Duane Morris.
Foley & Mansfield (Minneapolis): Joseph Macha joins as partner in the Los Angeles office and will focus on civil litigation, products liability, toxic torts, environmental law and medical-device litigation. Previously, Macha was a partner at Archer Norris. Janet Stellpflug joins as partner and will focus on products liability and construction disputes. Previously, Stellpflug was a partner at Aafedt, Forde, Gray, Monson & Hager in Minneapolis.
Kaufman Dolowich & Voluck (Wood­bury, N.Y.): Vincent Green joins as partner in the Los Angeles office and will focus on professional-liability matters. Previously, Green was a partner at Nemecek & Cole.
Littler Mendelson (San Francisco): JoAnna Brooks joins as partner and will focus on class actions. Previously, Brooks was a partner at Jackson Lewis.
Lowenstein Sandler (Roseland, N.J.): Jeffrey Blumenfeld joins as chairman of the antitrust and trade regulation practice in the New York office and will focus on litigation and counseling. Previously, he was a partner at Crowell & Moring.
Miller & Martin (Chattanooga, Tenn.): Edward Newsom joins as partner in the Atlanta office and will focus on products liability and toxic torts. Previously, Newsom was a partner at Smith Moore Leatherwood.
Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart: Robert Roginson joins the litigation, class action, wage-and-hour and traditional labor-relations practice as partner in the Los Angles office and will represent employers. Previously, he was a partner at Atkinson, Andelson, Loya, Ruud & Romo. Eric Su joins as partner in the New York office and will focus on employment law and traditional labor relations. Previously, Su was a partner at Tarter Krinsky & Drogin.
Paul Hastings: Douglas Flaum joins the litigation practice as partner in the New York office and will focus on commercial and financial litigation. Previously, he was a partner at Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson.
Perkins Coie (Seattle): Sandra Newman and Lucy Park join the firm's personal-planning group as partners in the Chicago office. Newman will focus on wealth preservation and Park will focus on trusts and estate planning. Previously, Newman and Park were partners at K&L Gates.
Thompson & Knight (Dallas): Stuart Glick joins the trial department as partner in the New York office and will focus on commercial, foreclosure and bankruptcy litigation. Previously, he was a partner at Sills Cummis & Gross.
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