Foley Taps New Managing Partners In NY, Boston

By Rachel Scharf (November 2, 2021, 6:30 PM EDT) -- Foley & Lardner LLP has named two new office managing partners in the Northeast, tapping intellectual property lawyer Christopher McKenna to steer the Boston office and commercial litigator Anne Sekel in New York as the firm eyes growth in a handful of core practices.

McKenna and Sekel succeed longtime office managing partners Susan Pravda and Peter Wang, who respectively helmed Foley's Boston and New York outposts for 16 and 17 years. In a joint interview with Law360 Tuesday, both McKenna and Sekel said they're humbled to be chosen to fill such big shoes.

"We've had very historical, strong leaders who established...

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