Jenner & Block has named Brandon D. Fox, the former chief of the criminal division for the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Central District of California, as managing partner of its Los Angeles office.

The firm said Wednesday that Fox will rejoin the office Aug. 16. He will also serve as co-chair of the investigations, compliance and defense practice. He was previously a partner at Jenner & Block in Los Angeles between 2017 and 2019.