The US Department of Justice's Antitrust Division has announced the appointment of its new leadership team, naming Molly Boast as deputy assistant attorney general for civil matters and Carl Shapiro as deputy assistant attorney general for economic analysis.
Broadband satellite operator Avanti Communications Group hired Patrick Willcocks as its new general counsel on 22 April 2009.
Alan Solow has joined the Chicago office of DLA Piper LLP as vice chair of the restructuring group.
Latham & Watkins LLP has bolstered its Asia practice with the addition of seven partners in Hong Kong.
Rainer Bierwagen has joined the Brussels office of Beiten Burkhardt as a salary partner in the M&A group.
Eversheds LLP's former head of insurance and reinsurance, David Webster, has joined London-based Reynolds Porter Chamberlain LLP.
Fox Rothschild LLP has opened its 15th office, based in Stamford, Connecticut, joining forces with Pastore Osterberg LLC on 1 April 2009.
Global market research company Harris Interactive has hired Mark Levin as its senior vice president and general counsel.
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