Chambers USA Names 53 Partners At Akin Gump As Leading Lawyers

Wednesday, August 5, 2009 - 01:00

Lisa G. Beckerman - Bankruptcy/ Restructuring; Kerry E. Berchem - Corporate/M&A; Rick L. Burdick - Corporate/M&A & Private Equity; P. John Burke - Media & Entertainment; David R. Clonts - Intellectual Property; Murry B. Cohen - Appellate; Joel M. Cohn - Labor & Employment; David L. Comerford - Securities Litigation; Catherine A. Conway - Labor & Employment; Warren E. Connelly - Trade Remedies & Trade Policy; Tom W. Davidson - Telecom, Broadcast & Satellite; Michael E. Dillard - Corporate/M&A; Ira S. Dizengoff - Bankruptcy/Restructuring; Howard D. Fabrick - Labor & Employment; Steven E. Fayne - Media & Entertainment; Charles R. Gibbs - Bankruptcy/Restructuring; Daniel H. Golden - Bankruptcy/Restructuring; Thomas C. Goldstein - Appellate; Spencer S. Griffith - Trade Remedies & Trade Policy; Orrin L. Harrison - Securities Litigation; Rex S. Heinke - Appellate Litigation; Lester L. Hewitt -Intellectual Property; Fred S. Hodara - Bankruptcy/Restructuring; John R. Jacob - Healthcare; Joel Jankowsky - Government Relations; John V. Jansonius - Labor & Employment; Christine B. LaFollette - Corporate/M&A; Alan L. Laves - Corporate/M&A; Carl B. Lee - Real Estate; Donald R. Livingston - Labor & Employment; Jorge Lopez Jr. - Healthcare; Mark J. MacDougall - White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations; Stephen A. Mansfield - White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations; Prakash H. Mehta - Private Equity; Daniel J. Micciche - Tax; Daniel L. Nash - Sports Law; Peter A. Miller - Real Estate; Patricia A. Millett - Appellate; William A. Norris - Appellate; Donald R. Pongrace - Native American Law; Randall M. Ratner - Real Estate; James L. Rice - Energy & Natural Resources; Michele A. Roberts - Trial Lawyers and White-Collar Crime & Government Investigations; Marissa J. Román - Media & Entertainment; Michael G. Rossetti - Native American Law; Edward L. Rubinoff - Export Controls & Economic Sanctions and FCPA Experts; Robert S. Salcido - Healthcare; James R. Savin - Bankruptcy/Restructuring; Hal S. Shapiro - Trade Remedies & Trade Policy; Valerie A. Slater - Trade Remedies & Trade Policy; Michael S. Stamer - Bankruptcy/ Restructuring; Stephen M. Vine - Hedge Funds; Steven M. Zager - Litigation.

Nicholas I. Porritt and William E. White have joined Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP in Washington, D.C., as partners in the litigation practice. Messrs. Porritt and White will advise clients on the full range of securities litigation issues, from government investigations and enforcement actions to civil litigation.

Mr. Porritt represents corporations and individuals in securities class actions and SEC enforcement matters.

Mr. White represents investment banks, accounting firms, public companies and individuals in SEC enforcement.