White & Case has promoted the following nine New York-based lawyers to its partnership: Robert Counihan and Ryan Johnson, global Intellectual property; Ross Elfand and David Suggs, global antitrust; James Fogarty and Ash Ilkhani, global capital markets; Luke Laumann and Francis Lupinacci, global mergers & acquisitions, and Rebecca Gottlieb, global banking. The promotions become effective on January 1.

Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel has announced that Valerie G. Campbell, Daniel M. Eggermann, Aaron M. Frankel, Eliza A. Kaiser and Eileen M. Patt have been promoted to partner.

Kirkland & Ellis has promoted the following New York-based attorneys to partner: Juliet Anderson; George N. Bauer; Shanti Sadtler Conway; Christopher DeCoro; Rachel Gray; Anthony R. Grossi; Patrick Jacobs; Ming Lim; Renata Lombardi Malavazzi; Sean Malone; Mary Mazzello; Marsha Mogilevich; Mira Atanassova Mulvaney; Vishal Phalgoo; Cristine Pirro; Jaclyn L. Rabin; Alan M. Rabinowitz; Elizabeth L. Richards; Drue A. Santora; Peter Seligson; Clément Smadja; Leslie Theophile; Jessica M. Woolf, and Lina Zhou.

Arman Kuyumjian has joined Holland & Knight as a partner in the firm’s corporate, M&A and securities practice group. He joins from Baker McKenzie where he was a partner.

Brown Rudnick welcomes Edward A. Davis as a partner in the firm’s corporate and capital markets group. He was formerly a partner at Mayer Brown where he served as co-chair of the firm’s financial institutions M&A group.

Thomas Ko has joined Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough as a partner in the firm’s financial institutions practice. He was most recently with Reed Smith.

Kramer Levin is pleased to announce that corporate partner Christopher S. Auguste is joining Aaron M. Frankel as co-chair of the firm’s pro bono committee.

Sean Thomas Keely has joined Freeborn & Peters  as a partner in the firm’s litigation practice group and a member of the insurance and reinsurance industry team. Formerly he was as partner at Hogan Lovells. 

Laura Devine Attorneys is pleased to announce that Lynn McCloghry has joined the firm as an associate solicitor in New York. Most recently, she was an immigration lawyer with Fieldfisher in Los Angeles.