Amanda Smith has joined Holland & Hart's Salt Lake City office from the Utah Department of Environmental Quality. Smith will focus on environmental and energy law issues, and has previously worked for the State of Utah, the Office of the Governor, and The Nature Conservancy.
Gary Heimburg will move from McKenna Long to Covington & Burling. Heimburg's practice will center on food and drug and intellectual property related issues, and his practice will be located in the Washington, D.C. office.
John Gonway will join Dickinson Wright's Troy office as a member. Gonway, previously of Maddin, Hauser, Roth & Heller, will practice primarily in the corporate law and real estate departments.
Eley Thompson has been hired at Foley & Lardner as a partner in the firm's office in the greater Chicago area. Thompson's practice centers on intellectual property issues. He joins from Leydig, Voit & Mayer.
Rob McBride has transferred from Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson to Watson, Farley & Williams. McBride will practice in the London office and will focus on debt securities and structured finance.
Linda D'Onofrio will practice tax law at Greenberg Traurig's New York office. D'Onofrio joins the firm as a shareholder from Squire Patton Boggs.
Jonathan Hudis will practice intellectual property law at Quarles & Brady. Hudis joins from Oblon, McClelland, Maier & Neustadt.
Carol Weld King will practice real estate law for Morris, Manning & Martin. King joins the firm from Hogan Lovells, and will be located in the Washington, D.C. office.
Edward Grieff joins Mintz Levin in its intellectual property practice. Grieff joins the firm's office in the greater San Diego area.
Ingrid Graff will focus on products liability issues at McCarter & English. Graff joins from the O'Brien Firm, and will be working out of the firm's Philadelphia office.
Carolina Wirth will focus on government and litigation issues at Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton. Wirth joins from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and will practice in the Washington, D.C. location.