McDermott Snags Mass. Lawmaker For Gov't Strategies Team

Law360, New York (March 26, 2012, 6:52 PM EDT) -- A five-term Massachusetts state senator has resigned his seat in the legislature to join McDermott Will & Emery LLP as a partner in its government strategies practice group, the firm announced Monday.

Democrat Steven A. Baddour, who has represented the First Essex district in the northwest corner of the state since 2002, wrote in an open letter to his constituents that the position at McDermott offers him “a rare opportunity to be part of one of the most respected and renowned law firms in the country.”...
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