We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close

Former AG, Verizon Exec Barr Joins Kirkland Ellis

Law360 (January 7, 2009, 12:00 AM EST) -- Former U.S. Attorney General and Verizon Communications Inc. executive William P. Barr has joined the Washington office of Kirkland & Ellis LLP to serve as an adviser in enforcement, regulatory and corporate governance issues, as well as complex litigation and legislative matters.

Barr, attorney general from 1991 to 1993 in the first Bush administration and a longtime telecommunications executive, has been hired as of counsel, the firm announced Wednesday. He will primarily serve in an advisory capacity to clients.

"With his vast experience in private practice,...
To view the full article, register now.
Law360 Pro Say Podcast
Check out Law360's new podcast, Pro Say, which offers a weekly recap of both the biggest stories and hidden gems from the world of law.