UK: New partner for Arnold & Porter in London

UK: New partner for Arnold & Porter in London

Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer announced that John Schmidt has joined the firm’s Competition/Antitrust practice as a partner, resident in its London office. Mr. Schmidt’s practice will focus on matters before competition authorities at both a national and European Union level, advising on major competition advisory issues, merger control, investigations, and litigation. He has particular […]

US: Arnold & Porter hires antitrust counsel from Toyota

US: Arnold & Porter hires antitrust counsel from Toyota

The Los Angeles office of Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer has recruited. Karen Rigberg, former managing counsel of Toyota Motor North America, where she worked for 19 years. Prior to this, she was an associate attorney at boutique firm Bowman and Brooke. In her role at Toyota, Rigberg worked on litigation, claims, compliance and training, […]

US: Former Director Debbie Feinstein returns to Arnold & Porter

US: Former Director Debbie Feinstein returns to Arnold & Porter

After nearly four years as the Federal Trade Commission’s Director for the Bureau of Competition, which ended last February, Debbie Feinstein is returning in September to Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer, where she will lead the global antitrust group, the firm said Wednesday. “Arnold & Porter is home, and so it just seemed like the […]

US: Former DOJ antitrust head returns to Arnold & Porter

US: Former DOJ antitrust head returns to Arnold & Porter

Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer announced today that Bill Baer, former Acting Associate Attorney General and Assistant Attorney General for Antitrust at the US Department of Justice (DOJ), will rejoin the firm as partner on June 1, 2017, resident in the Washington office. Bill brings broad public policy expertise to the firm’s preeminent antitrust practice. […]