Drinker Biddle Adds Ex-US Prosecutor In Chicago

Law360, Los Angeles (February 11, 2013, 6:06 PM EST) -- A former assistant U.S. attorney and trial lawyer with experience investigating securities fraud and trade violations has joined Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP as a partner in its commercial litigation and white collar criminal defense practice groups in Chicago, the firm announced Monday.

Daniel J. Collins, who has 10 years of experience as a federal prosecutor in Illinois, recently completed the prosecution of international terrorist David Headley in a case described in media accounts as “the most significant terrorism case ever prosecuted in Chicago,” according to Drinker Biddle.

Collins said Drinker Biddle’s efforts surrounding global trade most interested him.

“I am...

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