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NEW PARTNERS Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld: Barry Y. Greenberg joins the private equity and investment funds practice as partner in the firm’s Dallas office. He was previously vice president for legal, compliance and administration at American Beacon Advisors Inc., a wholly owned investment management subsidiary of AMR Corp. Gardere Wynne Sewell (Dallas): Val J. Albright joins the tax services section as partner in the firm’s home office. He had previously worked at the office of the chief counsel for the Internal Revenue Service. NEW COUNSEL Hunton & Williams (Richmond, Va.): David van Hoogstraten joins the regulatory and environmental law practice as counsel to the firm’s Washington office. Most recently, he served as senior negotiator for trade-related environmental agreements in the Bureau of Oceans and International Environmental and Scientific Affairs of the U.S. State Department. NEW ARRIVALS DLA Piper Rudnick Gray Cary: Three attorneys come on board. Alan Kildow joins the litigation practice group as partner in the firm’s newly opened Minneapolis office. Darrell Gay joins the labor and employment practice group as partner in the firm’s New York office. Reginald Jones joins the labor and employment practice group as of counsel to the firm’s Washington office. Kildow was previously at Oppenheimer Wolff & Donnelly in Minneapolis. Gay and Jones were both previously at Coudert Brothers. Epstein Becker & Green (New York): Two attorneys join the corporate and securities law practice as partners in the firm’s New York office-Sharon L. Ferko and Scott M. Drago. Ferko was previously a partner at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius. Drago was previously of counsel to Bingham McCutchen. Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal: Three attorneys come on board as partners-in San Francisco, Jason Altieri (corporate and securities) and Tarek Fahmi (intellectual property); and in Washington, Victoria Rostow (public law and policy strategies). Altieri was previously a partner in the corporate department of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati of Palo Alto, Calif. Fahmi was previously managing partner in the San Jose, Calif., office of Los Angeles-based Blakely Sokoloff Taylor & Zafman. Rostow was previously senior vice president and co-head of federal government relations at JPMorgan Chase & Co. FIRM PROMOTIONS McCarter & English (Newark, N.J.): Three attorneys have been named as partners-in Newark, Steven A. Beckelman (securities) and Joseph Scholz (complex litigation); and in Baltimore, James G. Koutras (products liability). LATERALS Buchanan Ingersoll (Pittsburgh): Two real estate attorneys join the firm’s New York office as partners-Stephen S. Friedman and Ellen L. Shapiro. They were both previously partners at Katten Muchin Rosenman. Chapman and Cutler (Chicago): Farhad K. Patel joins the corporate finance department as partner in the firm’s home office. He was previously a partner at the Chicago office of New York-based Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom. Duane Morris (Philadelphia): Russell Roten joins the trial practice group as partner in the firm’s Los Angeles office. He was previously a partner at Coudert Brothers. Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz (New York): David B. Smallman joins the litigation, intellectual property and publishing groups as partner. He was previously a partner at DLA Piper Rudnick Gray Cary. Fulbright & Jaworski (Houston): Bill Finegan joins the labor and employment practice as partner in the firm’s Dallas office. Finegan joins Fulbright from Haynes and Boone of Dallas. Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher (Los Angeles): Steve Guynn joins the capital markets and Latin America practice groups as partner in the firm’s New York office. He was previously chairman of Jones Day’s Latin America practice and a member of that firm’s corporate finance and M&A practices. McGuireWoods (Richmond, Va.): Lonni E. Berkley joins the real estate and environmental department as partner in the firm’s Chicago office. She was previously a partner at Vigil & Berkley of Skokie, Ill. O’Melveny & Myers: Christopher Ashworth joins the transactions department as partner in the firm’s London office. He was most recently head of the corporate department at the London firm Ashurst. Pepper Hamilton (Philadelphia): Howard Goldberg joins the tax department as partner in the firm’s Philadelphia office. Most recently, he was a partner in the Philadelphia and New York offices of Morgan, Lewis & Bockius. Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi (Minneapolis): Two intellectual property trial attorneys join the firm’s Atlanta office as partners-Stephen R. Risley and J. Scott Culpepper. Both were previously partners with Thomas, Kayden, Horstemeyer & Risley of Atlanta. Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom (New York): Dominic Tsun joins the corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions practice in the firm’s Hong Kong office. He was most recently a partner in the Hong Kong office of the London firm Linklaters. Thelen Reid & Priest: Dirk R. Mueller joins the real estate department as partner in the firm’s San Francisco office. He was previously a partner at Stoel Rives. HONORED Joseph V. Del Raso, a partner at Philadelphia’s Pepper Hamilton and head of the firm’s investment management practice, has received the prestigious Italian honor of “Cavaliere”-an honorary knighthood from the Republic of Italy. Movers is compiled and written by George Szamuely. Please send material to him at The National Law Journal, 105 Madison Ave., New York, N.Y. 10016, or [email protected].

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