Steptoe Lures Former BHP Billiton Compliance Pro

Law360, San Diego (October 17, 2013, 10:30 PM EDT) -- Steptoe & Johnson LLP said Thursday that it had expanded its international regulation and compliance team in London by picking up a former BHP Billiton Ltd. attorney who helped manage the mining giant’s global anti-corruption and trade compliance programs.

Jeffrey Cottle joined the firm as a partner, and though he will reside in Steptoe’s London office, he plans to handle regulatory compliance matters for clients on both sides of the Atlantic.

Cottle will work closely with clients on managing their compliance risks and will draw on...
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