Sidley Austin

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Participating Offices: Chicago; Los Angeles; New York; San Francisco; Washington, D.C.
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Sidley Austin partner to head legal aid nonprofitCrain's Chicago BusinessThe head of Sidley Austin's litigation practice is leaving his law firm to become the new executive director for Chicago's largest legal aid organization. John Gallo, 56, will join LAF, formerly known as the Legal Assistance Foundation of Metropolitan …
International Law
Duane Morris Nabs Sidley Austin Singapore PartnerInternational LawGerard Hekker joins from Sidley Austin, where he had been a partner advising on corporate transactions with an emphasis on Indonesia-related deals. In 2015, he advised Indonesian telecom tower company PT Solusi Tunas Pratama Tbk on a $300 million ...and more »
Too-Old Sidley Austin Malpractice Suit Tossed By Ill. PanelLaw360 (subscription)Law360, New York (May 24, 2017, 8:05 PM EDT) -- The son of a deceased Sidley Austin LLP client waited too long to sue the firm and one of its partners for allegedly cheating him out of a portion of his father's estate, an Illinois appellate court ruled …and more »
Sidley Austin Partner Appointed Executive Director of LAFLawfuel (blog)Chicago – LAF (formerly the Legal Assistance Foundation of Metropolitan Chicago) is pleased to announce that it has appointed John Gallo as its Executive Director. Mr. Gallo, presently a partner at Sidley Austin LLP and former Assistant U.S. Attorney …and more »
SG: Duane Morris appoints director from Sidley AustinLegal Business OnlineDuane Morris & Selvam has appointed Gerard Hekker as a director in its Singapore office from Sidley Austin. Hekker, whose practice focuses on cross-border capital markets, M&A and telecommunications, media and technology (TMT) transactions, has ...
America's Only Rare Earth Mine Is Stuck in a Distressed Debt DisputeBloombergThe court-appointed trustee, Paul Harner, rejected Clarke's demand after Matthew Clemente of Sidley Austin LLP, a lawyer for MP Mine, argued that the company wasn't required to submit the sale to the federal committee. MP Mine worked with the committee ...
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De Omnibus dubitandumFayette NewspapersThe partners at the law firm of Sidley Austin learned this the hard way. In 1988, they hired her out of Harvard Law under the impression that the Harvard degree meant something. It did not. By 1991, Michelle was working in the public sector as an …
Who's Afraid of EDTX? Not (subscription)In other words, Microsoft and a trial team led by Sidley Austin partner Michael Bettinger pitched a shutout. “Microsoft developed its own, different technology, and we're pleased with the jury's decision,” a Microsoft spokesperson said in an emailed …
Jonathan Cohn, Rachel Brand's Husband: 5 Fast Facts You Need to KnowHeavy.comIn March 2009, he was hired by Sidley Austin LL to oversee the firm's appellate group as a partner. He worked at the firm before his tenure in the Justice Department. “My time at the Department of Justice could not have been more rewarding, but I am …
Under Armour lobbies upPoliticoWith David Beavers, Aubree Eliza Weaver and Daniel Lippman. UNDER ARMOUR LOBBIES UP: Under Armour has signed Forbes Tate to lobby on tax, commerce and trade issues, according to a disclosure filing. The Baltimore-based athletic wear company, ...
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