AKIN GUMP STRAUSS HAUER & FELD

Ed Pagano has joined the firm as a partner in its public law and policy practice. Previously, he served in the White House as deputy assistant to the president for legislative affairs. Pagano earned his J.D. from Fordham University School of Law.

BAKER BOTTS

Stanley Soya and Michael Golden have joined the firm as partners working on government-contracts issues. Previously, they worked at Pepper Hamilton. Soya earned his J.D. from George Washington University Law School, and Golden earned his law degree from Hofstra Uni­versity Maurice A. Deane School of Law.

DENTONS

Richard Horn has joined the firm as a partner in its capital-markets practice. Previously, he advised the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau as senior counsel. Horn earned his J.D. from New York University School of Law. Three attorneys expand the firms’ regulatory practices as counsel. Seth Harris was acting secretary and deputy secretary at the U.S. Department of Labor. He earned his J.D. from New York University School of Law. jeff lane was assistant secretary for congressional and intergovernmental affairs at the Department of Energy. He earned his J.D. from Duke Law School. And eugene degnan previously worked for the Department of Commerce. He earned his J.D. from George Washington University Law School.

GOLDSTEIN & MCCLINTOCK

Lartease Tiffith has joined the firm’s Washington and Chicago offices as a partner focusing on complex litigation. Previously, he worked at O’Melveny & Myers. Tiffith earned his J.D. from Northwestern University School of Law.

MANATT, PHELPS & PHILLIPS

Andrew Zimmitti has joined the firm as a partner in the litigation division. Previously, he worked at Patton Boggs. Zimmitti earned his J.D. from George­town University Law Center.

PERKINS COIE

Lorelie Masters has joined the firm as a partner in its insurance recovery group. Previously, she worked for Jenner & Block. Masters earned her J.D. from the University of Notre Dame Law School.

STINSON LEONARD STREET

Seth Robbins has joined the firm as a partner in its business and commercial litigation division. Previously, he worked at Seeger, a Washington construction law firm. Robbins earned his J.D. from George Mason University School of Law.