Howrey Partners Defect To MoFo, Kirkland, Others

Law360, New York (March 1, 2011, 2:39 PM EST) -- Lawyers are continuing to flee Howrey LLP, with antitrust attorneys joining Morrison & Foerster LLP and Kirkland & Ellis LLP, insurance litigators landing at Neal Gerber Eisenberg LLP, and its corporate practice chair finding safe haven at Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP.

The firms announced the new hires from Howrey on Tuesday as rumors swirled of the erstwhile antitrust and intellectual property powerhouse's imminent demise.

Roger A. Klein, the ex-corporate and transactional chair at Howrey and its ex-general counsel, will join the Washington office of...
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