Author: | Published: 31 Oct 2014

US firms made many lateral hires in the early days of fall. WILLKIE FARR & GALLAGHER gained New York-based leveraged finance lawyer Leonard Klingbaum, who had been at Kirkland & Ellis until he moved to McDermott Will & Emery in February 2014.

On the regulatory front, the firm gained James Burns, a former deputy director of the SEC's Division of Trading and Markets, as a...