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Ex-Ashcroft Aide Blasts AG Gonzales It’s not often you see one of former Attorney General John Ashcroft’s aides publicly criticize the current Justice Department. But that’s exactly what former Ashcroft spokesman Mark Corallo did last week. • Lost Equity: Hogan & Hartson Lose Three Partners to Goodwin Procter Hogan & Hartson has long been a relative garden spot for that unappreciated species, the D.C. deal-maker. Which is why it came as a surprise that three partners in its private equity group are leaving for Boston-based financial services firm Goodwin Procter. • In the Firms: Movement Amongst the Players Beveridge & Diamond added to its roster last week, bringing on 25-year Department of the Interior veteran Peter Schaumberg. Plus more of the latest moves… • Surprise Witness: Safavian Takes Stand in His Trial After six days of testimony from mostly government witnesses, defendant David Safavian took the stand June 2 in his trial over allegations that he concealed his business relationship with Jack Abramoff from federal investigators. • For the Birds: Pigeon Union Headed to Capitol Hill Pigeons have long been out of business as couriers of important information; they have became better known for dirtying windowsills. Now, pigeons have sent their own messenger to Capitol Hill. • Saying ‘Sorry’: D.C. Bar Apologizes for Discrimination Fifty years ago, the Bar Association of the District of Columbia did not allow black members. Last week, the organization apologized. • A Stark Change: D.C. Register of Wills Retires Constance Starks, the long-time register of wills in the District, retired last week after 18 years as head of the probate division of the D.C. Superior Court.

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