Lateral Partner/Counsel Moves in DC

  • Jonathan Brightbill joins Winston & Strawn

    Jonathan Brightbill previously Acting Assistant Attorney General, Environment & Natural Resources Division (“ENRD”), at the United States Department of Justice, has joined Winston & Strawn as Partner in the firm’s Litigation and White Collar, Regulatory Defense, and Investigations Practices. Mr. Brightbill represents public and private companies, corporate officers, and other individuals across white collar, regulatory defense, and government and internal investigation matters, as well as complex commercial disputes.

  • Jonathan Bagg joins Arent Fox

    Jonathan Bagg, previously Special Counsel at Cooley, has joined Arent Fox as Partner in the firm’s Corporate & Securities Practice. Mr. represents senior and mezzanine lenders, corporate borrowers, and financial sponsors in connection with a wide variety of financing transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, recapitalizations, and debt restructurings.

  • Jennifer Michael joins Bass, Berry & Sims

    Jennifer Michael, previously Member at Epstein Becker & Green, has joined Bass, Berry & Sims as Member. Ms. Michael focuses her practice on federal and state fraud and abuse issues, including anti-kickback, self-referral, false claims, and regulatory compliance.

  • Monica Cunill joins Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton

    Monica Cunill, previously Partner at Avila Rodriguez Hernandez Mena & Ferri, has joined Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton as Counsel in the firm’s Corporate, Real Estate, and Finance Department. Ms. Cunill represents clients in the acquisition, disposition and financing of various types of commercial real estate projects including retail centers, office buildings, multi-family projects, self-storage facilities, industrial properties, hospitality projects, and mixed-use projects.

  • Senator Doug Jones joins Arent Fox

    Senator Doug Jones, previously U.S. Senator for the State of Alabama, has joined Arent Fox as Counsel. Mr. Jones will focus particularly on issues in the National Security, Health Care, and Financial Services industries.

  • Jason Northcutt joins Akerman

    Jason Northcutt, previously Partner at Bass, Berry & Sims, has joined Akerman as Partner in the firm’s Corporate Practice Group.

  • Damara Chambers joins Latham & Watkins

    Damara Chambers, previously Partner Vinson & Elkins, has joined Latham & Watkins as Partner in the firm’s Litigation & Trial Department. Ms. Chambers is a leading lawyer who focuses on cross-border investment matters, including national security reviews by the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS), the Defense Counterintelligence and Security Agency (DCSA), and the Department of Energy, among other agencies.

  • Iris Figueroa Rosario joins Quarles & Brady

    Iris Figueroa Rosario, previously General Counsel at Bojangles Restaurants, Inc., has joined Quarles & Brady as Of Counsel in the firm’s Franchise & Distribution Practice Group. Ms. Rosario focuses her practice on franchisors in the hospitality, restaurant, and consumer services sectors.

  • Craig Leen joins K&L Gates

    Craig Leen, previously Director of the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs at U.S. Department of Labor, has joined K&L Gates as Partner in the firm’s Labor, Employment, and Workplace Safety Practice Group.

  • Joseph Reilly joins Manatt, Phelps & Phillips

    Joseph Reilly, previously Senior Counsel at McGuireWoods, has joined Manatt, Phelps & Phillips as Counsel. Mr. Reilly advises lenders, fintech startups and other financial services providers on compliance, lending and authority matters.

  • Steven Engel re-joins Dechert

    Steven Engel, previously Assistant Attorney General for the U.S. Department of Justice’s Office of Legal Counsel, has re-joined Dechert as Partner in the firm’s Litigation Practice. Mr. Engel is a leading litigator and counselor, acting as an advocate in high-profile trial and appellate matters and advising clients on their most sensitive and complex legal issues.

  • Ranah Esmaili joins Sidley Austin

    Ranah Esmaili, former Assistant Director in the Enforcement Division of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), has joined Sidley Austin as Partner in the firm’s Securities Enforcement and Regulatory Practice. Ms. Esmaili’s practice focuses on representing private fund and other asset managers in regulatory and government investigations, and providing compliance advice and counseling.

  • Erin Rankin joins Crowell & Moring

    Erin Rankin, previously Counsel at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, has joined Crowell & Moring as Counsel in the firm’s Government Contracts Group.

  • James Burns joins Dykema

    James Burns, previously Partner at Akerman, has joined Dykema as Member of the firm’s Business Litigation Practice Group. Mr. Burns has extensive experience handling health care antitrust matters and litigating antitrust and related claims in trial and appellate courts across the nation.

  • Brinton Lucas re-joins Jones Day

    Brinton Lucas, previously Assistant to the Solicitor General at the U.S. Department of Justice, has re-joined Jones Day as Of Counsel in the firm’s Issues & Appeals Practice. Mr. Lucas is an appellate litigator with substantial experience in high-profile challenges to government regulation.

  • Luke Cass joins Womble Bond Dickinson

    Luke Cass, previously Partner at Quarles & Brady, has joined Womble Bond Dickinson as Partner. Mr. Cass’s practice focuses on white collar and government investigations, including health care fraud, conspiracy, mail and wire fraud, embezzlement, bank fraud, and money laundering.

  • Ruta Skučas joins K&L Gates

    Ruta Skučas, previously Partner at Pierce Atwood, has joined K&L Gates as Partner in the firm’s Power Practice Group. Ms. Skučas focuses her energy practice on electric and natural gas matters, representing clients before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) and state and federal entities, including federal courts and state public utility commissions.

  • Farnaz Thompson joins McGuireWoods

    Farnaz Thompson, previously Deputy General Counsel at the U.S. Department of Education, has joined McGuireWoods as Partner in the firm’s Labor & Employment Department. Ms. Thompson is a skilled litigator with extensive experience in representing employers and institutions of higher education, including academic medical centers, in breach of contract, constitutional, discrimination, and tort litigation.

  • Luisella "Sella" Perri joins Holland & Knight

    Luisella “Sella” Perri, previously Partner at Miles & Stockbridge, has joined Holland & Knight as Partner. Ms. Perri concentrates her practice on federal tax laws and regulations related to tax-exempt financings.

  • Karen Milne joins Wilkinson Barker Knauer

    Karen Milne, previously Senior Counsel at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld, has joined Wilkinson Barker Knauer as Partner. Ms. Milne has nearly twenty years of experience advising clients in the media, satellite, telecommunications, wireless and high-technology industries.

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