Alberto Cardenas joins the firm as a senior partner in the Miami and Wash­ing­ton offices. He will focus on regulatory, government affairs and administrative law. Previously, Cardenas was a founding partner of law firm Tew Cardenas and lobbying firm Cardenas Partners DC. Cardenas earned his J.D. from Seton Hall University School of Law.


Vincent DeLuca joins the firm as a partner in the technology and intellectual property group. Previously, he was a partner at Novak Druce Connolly Bove + Quigg. He earned his J.D. from George Mason University School of Law. Laura Geyer also joins the firm’s intellectual property group as of counsel. Previously, she was an attorney at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld. Geyer earned her J.D. from American University Washington College of Law.


Jeff Landis joins as counsel to the firm’s litigation team and will work on class actions, business litigation and commercial disputes. Previously, he was a partner at Kirkland & Ellis. He earned his J.D. from George Washington University Law School.