Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel partners Barry Berke and Dani James will represent former New York Lt. Gov. Brian Benjamin as he fights corruption and bribery charges in federal court, according to documents filed in the Southern District of New York on Monday morning.

Berke, chair of litigation for Kramer Levin, and James, co-chair of white-collar defense and investigations for the firm, replace James Gatta and William Harrington of Goodwin Procter, who filed a motion to withdraw Monday.