Cleary Snags Ex-SEC GC, Clifford Chance Atty In DC

Law360, New York (May 9, 2011, 2:44 PM EDT) -- Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP said Monday it had added two new partners to its Washington office, luring the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's former general counsel and senior policy director and a litigation partner from Clifford Chance LLP.

David Becker, who was a partner at the firm before taking on his most recent SEC post, is returning to Cleary Gottlieb as a partner focusing on securities regulation and enforcement, corporate governance, internal investigations and financial services reform. Juan Morillo, previously head of Clifford Chance's...
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