Kronish Lieb

  • Biglaw, Kronish Lieb, Law Firm Mergers, Musical Chairs, White House Counsel

    Musical Chairs: 11.30.06

    At the White House: Positions in the White House Counsel’s office are some of the most prestigious and interesting jobs in the entire legal profession. And now two new lawyers are coming on board as associate counsels to the president: * Christopher Oprison, formerly of Skadden Arps (Washington, DC); and Cheryl Stanton, a former law […]

    0 Comments / / Nov 30, 2006 at 4:26 PM
  • FTC, Kronish Lieb, LeBoeuf Lamb, Musical Chairs

    Musical Chairs: 09.07.06

    A few moves to report today: Lateral Moves: * Antitrust attorney Jeffrey Brennan, to Dechert (DC), from the FTC (where he was Associate Director of the Bureau of Competition and Assistant Director of the Bureau’s Health Care Services and Products Division). * Capital markets lawyer Rachel Coan, to Morrison & Foerster (NY), from LeBoeuf, Lamb, […]

    0 Comments / / Sep 7, 2006 at 2:43 PM
  • Biglaw, Kronish Lieb, Law Firm Mergers, Law Firm Names, Law Professors, Porn Names, Richard Lieb

    And What About Mr. Lieb? An Update

    In our post last month about the merger of Cooley Godward and Kronish Lieb, we wondered aloud: And What About Mr. Lieb? His name was unceremoniously dumped from the moniker of the new entity, which will be known as “Cooley Godward Kronish.” Ouch. Readers have subsequently informed us of what Richard Lieb is up to […]

    0 Comments / / Sep 7, 2006 at 1:28 PM
  • Kronish Lieb, Law Firm Mergers, Weddings

    And What About Mr. Lieb?

    Merger mania continues inside the world of Biglaw. Here’s the latest pair of firms to tie the knot: Cooley Godward LLP, a 445-lawyer law firm known for its representation of West Coast technology companies, plans to merge with Kronish Lieb Weiner & Hellman LLP, a 110-lawyer New York firm specializing in commercial litigation, bankruptcy and […]

    0 Comments / / Aug 22, 2006 at 1:21 PM