Thank you for sharing!

Your article was successfully shared with the contacts you provided.

Robert Morgenthau is 90 years old, a revered prosecutor fresh off a mammoth run as the Manhattan district attorney that ended when the calendar flipped to 2010. By almost any standard, he has had a complete legal career.

Except, remarkably, it is not over. An Associated Press story Wednesday morning reports that Morgenthau has accepted a position at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, a firm Morgenthau has apparently long admired, according to a statement he released Wednesday. Exactly what he is going to do at Wachtell and what his title will be are unclear at this moment. We’ve reached out to a spokeswoman at the firm, but we have yet to hear back.

This content has been archived. It is available through our partners, LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law.

To view this content, please continue to their sites.

Not a Lexis Advance® Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Not a Bloomberg Law Subscriber?
Subscribe Now

Why am I seeing this?

LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law are third party online distributors of the broad collection of current and archived versions of ALM's legal news publications. LexisNexis® and Bloomberg Law customers are able to access and use ALM's content, including content from the National Law Journal, The American Lawyer, Legaltech News, The New York Law Journal, and Corporate Counsel, as well as other sources of legal information.

For questions call 1-877-256-2472 or contact us at [email protected]


ALM Legal Publication Newsletters

Sign Up Today and Never Miss Another Story.

As part of your digital membership, you can sign up for an unlimited number of a wide range of complimentary newsletters. Visit your My Account page to make your selections. Get the timely legal news and critical analysis you cannot afford to miss. Tailored just for you. In your inbox. Every day.

Copyright © 2021 ALM Media Properties, LLC. All Rights Reserved.