Sutherland, Skadden To Rep Transocean Over Spill

Law360, New York (May 26, 2010, 7:09 PM EDT) -- Transocean Ltd. has tapped Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP and Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP to help it navigate legal troubles following the crude oil disaster in the Gulf of Mexico.

A team from Sutherland is set to oversee matters for the company related to the spill, led by Houston partner in charge Rachel Clingman, who will also testify at a House Judiciary Committee hearing Thursday on behalf of Transocean, the Blog of Legal Times reported Wednesday, citing a company representative.

Separately, Transocean has...
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