Press Releases - Gibson Dunn

Press Releases

Gibson Dunn is pleased to share notable developments about the firm. We invite you to browse the latest announcements across our global organization or search to locate information specific to your interest.

September 22, 2021

Former FTC Attorney Jamie France Returns to Gibson Dunn as Of Counsel in Washington, D.C.

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP is pleased to announce that Jamie E. France has rejoined the firm as an of counsel in its Washington, D.C. office.  She will serve as a member of the Litigation and Antitrust and Competition Practice Groups. Before rejoining Gibson Dunn, France served as an attorney in the Mergers IV Division of the Federal Trade
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September 1, 2021

Tax Partner Matt Donnelly Joins Gibson Dunn in D.C.

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP is pleased to announce that Matt Donnelly has joined the firm’s Washington, D.C. office as a partner.  Donnelly, formerly a partner with Baker Botts L.L.P., will continue his tax practice at Gibson Dunn. “Matt is a terrific addition to the firm,” said Barbara Becker, Chair and Managing Partner of Gibson Dun
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August 18, 2021

Litigation Partner Collin Cox Joins Gibson Dunn’s Houston Office

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP is pleased to announce that Collin Cox has joined the firm as a partner in the Houston office.  Cox, formerly a partner with Yetter Coleman LLP, will lead Gibson Dunn’s litigation practice in Houston. “Collin is a star with an impressive background and a compelling record of success in the courtroom,” said
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August 5, 2021

Gibson Dunn Launches Global Financial Regulatory Practice

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP is pleased to announce that the firm has launched a Global Financial Regulatory Practice, which provides comprehensive advice to financial institutions on all aspects of regulatory compliance, enforcement and transactions. The launch of this practice draws together our market-leading regulatory la
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August 2, 2021

Gibson Dunn Adds Private Equity Partner Marwan Azzi in New York

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP is pleased to announce that Marwan Azzi has joined the firm as a partner in the New York office. Azzi, formerly a partner at White & Case LLP, will continue his private equity practice, with a focus on energy and infrastructure and Latin America transactions. “We are delighted to bring Marwan onboard,” sai
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July 22, 2021

CWLC and ERA advocate for the rights of victims before California Supreme Court

The California Women’s Law Center and Equal Rights Advocates, represented by Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP, earlier this month filed an amicus brief in support of the University of Southern California before the California Supreme Court in Boermeester v. Carry.  The issue before the Court is whether schools must allow cross examination of stud
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July 9, 2021

Gibson Dunn Adds Securities Litigation Partner James Farrell in New York

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP is pleased to announce that James J. Farrell has joined the firm as a partner in the New York office.  Farrell, formerly a partner at Latham & Watkins LLP, will continue his complex civil litigation practice, with an emphasis on securities and professional liability litigation. “We’re delighted to welcome
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May 27, 2021

A Statement in Support of the Jewish Community

Gibson Dunn strongly condemns acts of violence, hatred and bigotry of any kind. In recent weeks, we have seen a disturbing rise of anti-Jewish hate erupt in communities around the world. These attacks rooted in anti-Semitism have no place in society, and we denounce anti-Semitism in any form, and in any context. It has been a difficult year for
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May 20, 2021

Gibson Dunn Announces its Office and Practice Group Leadership Team, Further Expanding its Ranks of Diverse Firm Leaders

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP is pleased to announce its office and practice group leaders across the firm. The partners reflect the next generation of firm leaders and represent a diverse range of backgrounds and perspectives.  Over 50 percent of our local office leaders are diverse, and 75 percent of our practice groups are co-chaired by a
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May 14, 2021

Gibson Dunn Appoints D.C. Partner Joshua Lipshutz as First COO

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP is pleased to announce that Washington, D.C. partner Joshua Lipshutz has been appointed as the firm’s Chief Operating Officer, a newly created position on the firm’s Executive Committee.  Working alongside Barbara Becker, the newly elected Chair and Managing Partner of Gibson Dunn, Lipshutz will help develop and
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