Manatt PE Practice Co-Chair Jumps Ship For DLA Piper

Law360, New York (April 6, 2012, 2:39 PM EDT) -- DLA Piper has made another big private equity law acquisition after luring the co-chair of Manatt Phelps & Phillips LLP's private equity and venture capital practice to DLA's Los Angeles office, the new hire said Friday.

Masood Sohaili will join DLA Piper next week as a partner, the attorney confirmed on his last day with Manatt. Sohaili did not offer further comment, and DLA Piper also declined to comment.

The new DLA partner has advised private and public corporate clients in connection with restructurings, mergers, dispositions...
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