Skadden Adds Ex-US Atty Fitzgerald To Chicago Office

Law360, New York (October 22, 2012, 4:24 PM EDT) -- Former U.S. Attorney Patrick Fitzgerald of the Northern District of Illinois is joining the Chicago office of Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom LLP as a partner, a major hire for the firm's corporate investigations and civil litigation practice, Skadden announced Monday.

Fitzgerald will join Skadden on Oct. 29 after more than a decade as U.S. Attorney, a role in which he handled thousands of criminal prosecutions and investigations — including public corruption cases against former Illinois Govs. George Ryan and Rod Blagojevich and, as special...
To view the full article, register now.