Global law firm Miller Canfield Paddock and Stone PLC has expanded its presence in Toronto by merging with 10-lawyer firm Gaertner Tobin LLP.
Cozen O'Connor has hired 30 lawyers from disbanded firm WolfBlock.
Benjamin Klein has joined economic consulting firm Compass Lexecon.
The national airline of the United Arab Emirates, Etihad Airways, has hired Jim Callaghan as its general counsel and executive vice president of legal.
The former vice president of investor relations to the global brewer InBev has left to become general counsel of the world's largest iron mining company, Vale.
US law firm McGuireWoods LLP and London based Grundberg Mocatta Rakison LLP have agreed to merge as of 1 May 2009.
Anthony Norton, Anton Roets, and John Oxenham have left Webber Wentzel to start up their own boutique, Nortons.
Elaine Kaplan has been appointed the role of general counsel of the US Office of Personnel Management in Washington, DC.
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