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BRYAN CAVE Amos Jones, 29, has joined Bryan Cave as an associate in the firm’s international trade regulation and litigation practice in Washington, D.C. Before coming to the firm, Jones was pursuing a Fulbright postgraduate award as a visiting scholar in the Centre for Comparative Constitutional Studies at the University of Melbourne Law School in Australia. Jones also served as the executive editor of the Harvard BlackLetter Law Journal and the Harvard Human Rights Journal. He earned his J.D. at Harvard Law School.
DEWEY BALLANTINE Jeff Schwartz has joined Dewey Ballantine as a partner in the firm’s D.C. intellectual property litigation group. He joins the firm from Nixon Peabody, where he was a partner. Schwartz, 49, specializes in the areas of patent law and intellectual property litigation, licensing, counseling, and procurement. He has successfully litigated patent infringement and trademark cases involving materials science, biotechnology, trade secrets, domain names, and software solutions. Schwartz received his J.D. from Georgetown University Law Center.
HOLLAND & KNIGHT Alice Haase has joined Holland & Knight as an associate in the firm’s D.C. land use practice. She comes to the firm from Sacks Harris & Martin, where she was an associate. Haase spent more than 20 years in real estate brokerage and commercial real estate appraisal before entering the legal profession. She now focuses on land use and zoning, eminent domain, tax appeals, and real estate transactions. She has also been recognized by the nonprofit group Catholics for Housing for her contributions to providing affordable homes to municipal employees in Prince William County, Va. Haase, 54, received her J.D. from American University, Washington College of Law.
KATTEN MUCHIN ROSENMAN James Sheesley, 34, has joined Katten Muchin Rosenman as a partner in the firm’s D.C. real estate practice. He was most recently a counsel at WilmerHale in D.C. Sheesley practices commercial real estate law, with a focus on acquisition, development, financing, and disposition transactions. He earned his J.D. from Cornell Law School.
NELSON MULLINS RILEY & SCARBOROUGH Two new associates have joined Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough in the firm’s D.C. office. Jason Greenwood has joined the firm’s litigation practice. He will focus on civil litigation matters and representing clients before federal regulatory agencies. Greenwood, 25, was formerly stationed at the Marine Corps base in Quantico, Va. There, he served as the chief prosecutor and supervising attorney for all base prosecutorial activities. He oversaw and supervised the prosecution of more than 160 cases involving serious felony offenses under the Uniform Code of Military Justice. Greenwood earned his J.D. at the University of South Carolina School of Law. Hilary Weckstein has joined the firm’s corporate practice group. She was most recently an associate at Epstein Becker & Green. While there, she focused on middle market corporate transactions concentrated in the health care industry. She now focuses on general corporate representation, including representing public and private companies in mergers and acquisitions, capital raising, and other financing transactions. Weckstein, 27, earned her J.D. at the College of William & Mary Marshall-Wythe School of Law.
WINSTON & STRAWN Johnny Kumar, 46, has joined Winston & Strawn as a partner in the firm’s D.C. litigation practice. He was most recently a partner at Heller Ehrman. Kumar is a patent litigation, counseling, and transactional attorney who has practiced patent law for more than 17 years. Kumar earned his J.D. at George Mason University School of Law. — Marisa McQuilken
Please send notices of new D.C.-area hires or promotions to Marisa McQuilken. Personnel notices should include new title and area of specialization, previous place of employment and title, education, and age.

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