• Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe has elevated to partners Laura Becking, compensation and benefits, and James McQuade, employment law.

Andrew Lankler has joined Baker Botts as a partner focusing on litigation and white collar criminal defense. Lankler was the founding partner of Lankler, Carragher & Horwitz.

• McDermott Will & Emery has hired as a partner Leonard Klingbaum, who represents clients in financing matters, including in distressed and insolvency matters. He was previously a partner at Kirkland & Ellis.

• Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney has promoted Tanya Bosi to counsel in the litigation section.

• Wilson, Elser, Moskowitz, Edelman & Dicker has promoted to partner Alicia Silver Santocki, who serves as coverage counsel and claims coordinator for management and professional liability insurance programs; and John Hsu, who focuses on general liability cases involving personal injury and property damage claims.