New York’s Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom has added three white collar crime lawyers as partners in New York.
John Carroll, David Meister and Warren Feldman were previously partners at Clifford Chance, where Carroll headed the U.S. white collar practice and served as the law firm’s managing partner for the Americas from 2002 to 2004.
Carroll has extensive experience representing clients in domestic and multinational criminal and regulatory investigations. Before joining the firm that eventually merged with Clifford Chance, he spent nine years at the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of New York, where he rose to the position of chief of the securities and commodities fraud unit.
Meister has been a partner at Clifford Chance since 1998 and has represented institutions and individuals in SEC, regulatory and criminal law enforcement matters and complex civil litigation. He served as an assistant U.S. attorney for the Southern District of New York from 1991 to 1994.
Feldman became a partner at Clifford Chance in 2000. He has been active in representing clients in cross-border matters, including cartel cases.
Skadden has more than 2,000 lawyers in 24 worldwide offices.