Akin Gump Snags Ex-Assistant U.S. Attorney

Law360, New York (August 10, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Akin, Gump, Strauss, Hauer & Feld LLP has snagged a former assistant United States Attorney known for prosecuting the first "squawk box" case, adding to the firm's team of former federal prosecutors.

Michael A. Asaro became a partner in Akin Gump's New York office in July, after spending five years as an Assistant U.S. Attorney in the Eastern District of New York, where he most recently worked as deputy chief of the business and securities fraud section. Before that, he worked for four years as an...
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