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D.C. Mayor Hopefuls Meet Arnold & Porter Arnold & Porter hosted a mayoral debate � an invitation-only affair closed to the public � on June 29. And beyond a few fireworks offered by partner Stephen Porter, the senior member of the firm’s real estate practice, it’s arguable that it never really got going. • Trendsetter: Name Partner at Kelley Drye Passes Away Thomas Shannon, name partner of Kelley Drye Collier Shannon, died June 23 from melanoma. He was 79. • Cutler’s Call: A New Attorney or Proceed on Her Own Judge Paul Friedman has ordered Jessica Cutler to “personally respond in writing” by July 7 about whether she plans to make a fourth go-round with an attorney or proceed with the case on her own. • Mr. Popular: Attorney Asks for Postponement in Libby Trial The attorney for the former chief of staff to Vice President Dick Cheney asked Judge Reggie Walton last week to push back Scooter Libby’s Jan. 8, 2007, scheduled trial date by 35 days. • Malpractice Roundabout: Suit Against Patton Boggs and Partner Dismissed Warren Havens hired Patton Boggs in 1999 to defend him in a fee dispute with his former lawyers and to file a legal-malpractice counterclaim. But when Havens didn’t get the result he wanted, he sued Patton Boggs and former Patton Boggs partner Steven Schneebaum for professional negligence and breach of contract, seeking more than $10 million in damages. • In the Firms: Movement Amongst the Players Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman lost three lawyers in its prized global-outsourcing practice. ONLINE EXTRA

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