SDNY Securities Fraud Chief Joins Fried Frank

Law360, New York (July 23, 2009, 3:47 PM EDT) -- William F. Johnson, a veteran prosecutor who has overseen major white collar investigations and litigation at the U.S. Attorney's Office for the Southern District of New York and the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, will join Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson LLP, the firm announced Thursday.

Johnson, who most recently served as head of the Securities and Commodities Fraud Task Force in the Southern District of New York, will be coming on board in September as a partner in Fried Frank's litigation department at its...
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