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Skadden Arps Secures Veteran Securities Lawyer

Law360 (March 13, 2007, 12:00 AM EDT) -- Chicago lawyer Jerry Salzman this week joined Skadden, Arps, Meagher, Slate & Flom LLP, as the firm he co-founded 35 years ago prepares to close its doors.

Salzman, who also serves as outside counsel to the Chicago Mercantile Exchange, said it was inevitable Freeman, Freeman & Salzman would wind down, with the firm’s remaining nine partners too old to keep working or too stubborn to bring in new talent.

“The firm I’ve been with for 35 years just kept shrinking as people kept retiring and growing...
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