Summary: Here are the attorney lateral moves and placements for the week of September 14th, 2015.

Here are the attorney lateral moves and placements for the week of September 14th, 2015.


Gloria Liu moved to DLA Piper in Hong Kong from Goodwin Procter. She will be working in the corporate practice.

Nigel Proctor moved to DLA Piper as a consultant in construction from Eversheds.

David Moss will be working from the Manchester DLA Piper office in their construction practice. He is coming from Eversheds.

Paul Giles moved to DLA Piper from Eversheds. He has joined the construction practice in Manchester.

Kevin Fee, Lawrence Fox, and William Pollard joined the New York City litigation department at Duane Morris from Kornstein Veisz Wexler & Pollard.

Marvin Wexler joined the New York City civil litigation department at Duane Morris from Kornstein Veisz Wexler & Pollard.

Thomas Anderson moved to Dinsmore & Shohl from Gifford, Krass, Sprinkle, Anderson & Citkowski. He will be at the Detroit, MI office in the intellectual property practice.

Justin Zahrt and Amir Tabarrok left Tabarrok & Zahrt to join Duane Morris’ intellectual property practice in Palo Alto, CA.

Julie Staple, John Posa, Douglas Mcevoy, Kevin Makenzie, Cesare Sclafani, Mark Schneider, Mark Harper, Douglas Wathen, Erin Morgan Klug, Allen Krass and Douglas Sprinkle joined the intellectual property department of Dinsmore & Shohl from Gifford, Krass, Sprinkle, Anderson & Citkowski. Staple, Wathen and Posa will be in Ann Arbor, MI while Sprinkle, Sclafani, Schneider, Mcevoy, Krass, Harper, Klug and Mackenzie will be in Detroit, MI.

Jeremy Brandon will handle corporate and litigation matters at Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher in Dallas, Texas. He comes from Susman Godfrey.

Paul Kaufman will be taking on environmental matters at Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP in the greater San Diego area. He joins the firm from Chadbourne & Parke LLP.

Craig Mordock joins the corporate office in Orange County at Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP from Jones Day.

James Alford is joining King & Spalding LLP from Locke Lord LLP. He will be in Washington D.C. in the energy practice.

Charlie Lightfoot is taking on litigation matters at Jenner & Block in London. He is leaving White & Case.

Michael Moberg has joined the employment practice at Jackson Lewis in Minneapolis. He left Briggs and Morgan.

For a complete list of lateral transfers over the past several months, check out this chart at BCG Attorney Search.

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