Perkins Coie Adds 2 Insurance Attorneys In Washington

Law360, New York (July 26, 2011, 5:35 PM EDT) -- Perkins Coie LLP continued to expand its national insurance practice Friday, scooping up a pair of former Dickstein Shapiro LLP attorneys to join the firm’s Washington office as partners.

Selena Linde, formerly Dickstein Shapiro’s deputy insurance practice leader in D.C., said the move was natural for her and longtime colleague Michael Sharkey. The duo have tag-teamed complex insurance cases for nearly 15 years and said the opportunity to join Perkins Coie’s practice was thrilling.

“We are completely excited,” Linde said. “This is a firm that is...
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