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NEW PARTNERS Fowler White Boggs Banker (Tampa, Fla.): Latour Lafferty joins the health care and white-collar crime practice groups as partner in the firm’s home office. He was a federal prosecutor in the Office of the U.S. Attorney for the Middle District of Florida from 1995 to 2005. Kelley Drye & Warren (New York): Robert W. Ray joins the white-collar criminal defense practice group as partner in the firm’s New York and Parsippany, N.J., offices. A former federal prosecutor, he previously served as assistant U.S. attorney for the Southern District of New York’s organized crime and violent gangs unit. He also served as independent counsel investigating matters involving former President Bill Clinton and Senator Hillary Rodham Clinton, including Whitewater, the Lewinsky matter and the White House travel office, concluding with published final reports under his leadership. He also served as deputy independent counsel in the investigation of former Secretary of Agriculture Michael Espy. NEW COUNSEL Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz: Phillip Zane joins the government investigations and antitrust group as of counsel to the firm’s Washington office. Zane, most recently a solo practitioner, serves as chair of the antitrust history task force in the ABA’s Section of Antitrust Law. McCarter & English (Newark, N.J.): Lance Friedler comes on board as special counsel to the firm’s New York office. He was formerly senior vice president, legal and compliance, at FRM (Research) LLC. Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe: Ren� Kathawala rejoins the firm’s New York office as its first pro bono counsel. Kathawala returns to the firm from a clerkship with Judge I. Leo Glasser of the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York. Dorsey & Whitney: Two attorneys join the corporate practice group as partners in the firm’s New York office-Theodore N. Farris and Steven Khadavi. Farris was previously a partner at Coudert Brothers. Khadavi was previously a counsel to O’Melveny & Myers. NEW ARRIVALS Jones Day: Two attorneys arrive at the firm’s Los Angeles office-as partner, John St. Clair, and as of counsel, Paul Lin. They were both previously at Coudert Brothers. Loeb & Loeb (Los Angeles): Three attorneys come on board. Norwood P. Beveridge Jr. joins the firm’s securities practice as as partner in the firm’s New York office. Bruce Ishimatsu joins the litigation department as partner in the firm’s Los Angeles office. Thomas Lawson rejoins the tax department as of counsel to the firm’s Los Angeles office. Beveridge was previously at Telemetry Investments LLC, where he handled compliance and Securities and Exchange Commission matters. Ishimatsu was previously a partner at Bryan Cave. Lawson previously had a consulting practice. Before that, he was chairman of the firm’s tax department. LATERALS Duane Morris (Philadelphia): Steven L. Friedman joins the trial practice group as partner in the firm’s home office. He was previously co-chairman of the litigation department at Dilworth Paxson of Philadelphia. Greenberg Traurig: Ian C. Ballon joins the intellectual property practice as partner in the firm’s Los Angeles and Palo Alto, Calif., offices. He was previously co-chairman of the intellectual property practice at Manatt, Phelps & Phillips of Los Angeles. Holland & Knight: Three attorneys join the real estate department as partners in the firm’s Los Angeles office-Lorie Soares Lazarus, Susan J. Booth and Brian Aronson. They arrive from Mayer, Brown, Rowe & Maw of Chicago. King & Spalding (Atlanta): Jill McWhirter joins the intellectual property practice group as partner in the firm’s Houston office. She was most recently a partner in the Houston office of Howrey of Washington. McDermott, Will & Emery: Attila Bodi joins the corporate department as partner in the firm’s New York office. He was previously a partner at Golenbock Eiseman Assor Bell & Peskoe of New York. Sonnenschein Nath & Rosenthal: Paula Campbell Evans joins the national intellectual property and technology group as partner in the firm’s Boston office. She was most recently co-chairwoman of the patent group at Palmer & Dodge of Boston. FIRM PROMOTIONS Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati (Palo Alto, Calif.): Twelve attorneys have been elected to the partnership. In Palo Alto, Mark B. Baudler, Thomas Cleary, Julia Reigel Tom Savage and Allison Spinner (corporate and securities); and Caz Hashemi, Julie Holloway and Matthew R. Reed (litigation). In San Diego, Ralph J. Barry (employee benefits). In San Francisco, Michael A. Berta (litigation). In New York, Adam Dinow (corporate and securities). In Austin, Texas, Nicole W. Stafford (litigation). HONORED Benjamin R. Civiletti, U.S. attorney general under President Jimmy Carter and chairman of Venable, has been chosen as the 2005 recipient of the American Judicature Society’s Justice Award. Dean J. Porales, litigation partner at Ungaretti & Harris of Chicago, has been awarded the 2005 Award for Excellence by the President’s Council on Integrity and Efficiency. Porales, a 22-year veteran of the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Illinois, received the award for his participation in Operation Warm Front, a long-term investigation into contracting corruption, including bribery and kickbacks, inside the Dirksen Federal Building in Chicago. 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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