• Antoinette Banks has joined Harris Beach as a partner in the firm’s insurance litigation, product liability defense and mass torts and industry-wide litigation groups. She was previously a partner at Lewis, Brisbois, Bisgaard & Smith.

• Haynes and Boone has hired Linda Herman as of counsel, concentrating in retail and office leasing transactions for landlords and tenants. She previously was at Bryan Cave.

• Stillman & Friedman has hired Brian Coad as a partner. He was assistant general counsel at The Bank of New York Mellon. He will focus on white-collar criminal defense, regulatory enforcement, internal investigations and complex civil litigation.

• Wayne Matus, a former Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman litigation partner, has joined UBS AG as managing director and head of its global e-discovery group. Matus led Pillsbury’s information law and electronic discovery group.