(Gordon Studer)

KILPATRICK TOWNSEND & STOCKTON

Charles Galbraith joins as counsel to the Native American affairs team. Previously, he was associate director of intergovernmental affairs and public engagement at the White House. He earned his J.D. from Arizona State University Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law.

HOLLAND & KNIGHT

Erica Weiss joins the firm’s real estate practice as a partner. Previously, she worked at Bingham McCutchen. She earned her J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School.

MAYER BROWN

Laurence Urgenson joins the firm as a partner in its white-collar defense and compliance group. Previously, he was a partner at Kirkland & Ellis. He earned his J.D. from Brooklyn Law School.

MCGUIRE WOODS

Rosemary Becchi joins the firm’s tax and employee benefits practice as a partner. Previously, she was deputy chairwoman of the tax and financial services practice at Patton Boggs. She earned her J.D. from Gonzaga University School of Law.

ORRICK, HERRINGTON & SUTCLIFFE

David Elkind joins the firm as a partner in its insurance practice group. Previously, he worked at Dickstein Shapiro. He earned his J.D. from the Georgetown University Law Center.

ROETZEL & ANDRESS

Thomas Larned joins the firm as of counsel to the white-collar litigation and corporate compliance practice group. Previously, he directed investigations for the FBI and Massachusetts Public Defender. He earned his J.D. from Suffolk University Law School.

SAUL EWING

William Nussbaum joins the firm as a partner in its higher education and commercial litigation practices. Previously, he was a partner at Hogan Lovells. He earned his J.D. from American Univer­sity Washington College of Law.