All issues should come to an finish, and with regards to authorities service, that finish often entails a return to non-public follow.
And for the 2 just lately departed prime prosecutors in Manhattan, each have new Biglaw houses. Former SDNY U.S. Lawyer Audrey Strauss will rejoin Fried Frank, whereas former New York County DA Cy Vance will likely be heading to Baker McKenzie.
Strauss returns to the White Collar group at Fried Frank that she ran from 1995 to 2012, this time as Senior Counsel. It marks a reunion with present group chief Geoffrey Berman, who served as U.S. Lawyer earlier than Strauss, and whom Strauss additionally served as Deputy. Strauss is a legend within the space, and regardless of the scope of her new position, she’s an incredible asset to Fried Frank’s group.
Vance joins Baker McKenzie as a associate and can function International Chair of Baker McKenzie’s Cybersecurity Follow based mostly on his prosecutorial success in cyber crime. The agency took the event of Vance becoming a member of as much as spotlight its tech-forward group, name-checking white collar investigations lawyer Jessica Nall, AI and commerce secrets and techniques litigator Bradford Newman, and former UK Data Commissioner Elizabeth Denham within the press launch.
Congrats to all.
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