Dewey & LeBoeuf Lures 2 Oil, Gas Partners From Baker

Law360, New York (January 28, 2011, 2:02 PM EST) -- Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP has enticed two oil and gas partners from Baker & McKenzie LLP to join its Houston office, boosting the firm's strength in overseas energy markets and energy-related transactions.

Karl V. Hopkins, who had chaired Baker & McKenzie's oil and gas industry focus group, and Steven P. Otillar join Dewey & LeBoeuf's oil and gas industry sector group as partners, the firm announced Jan. 18.

"The energy industry has long been an integral component of our firm's practice," Dewey & LeBoeuf Chairman Steven...
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