Albertsons Companies Announces Filing of Complaint in New York State Court

Safeway Seeks Injunctive Relief and Declaratory Judgment with Respect to Allegations by Certain 2031 Safeway Noteholders

Wells Fargo and BlackRock Plaintiffs Settle RMBS Trustee Litigation

Wells Fargo and a group of institutional investors, including funds affiliated with BlackRock and PIMCO, reached a settlement that resolves two class action lawsuits.

Corporate Partner Baronsky Joins Sidley in California

Kenneth J. Baronsky joined law firm Sidley Austin as a partner in its Corporate group in Century City, CA.

Navazio Joins Seward & Kissel Corporate Finance Practice

Michele (Miki) Navazio joined Seward & Kissel as a partner in its Corporate Finance practice in New York.

Leading M&A Partner Jacobson Joins Ropes & Gray

Global law firm Ropes & Gray named Matthew Jacobson, an accomplished attorney with experience handling a full spectrum of buy- and sell-side M&A transactions, a partner in the firm’s mergers and acquisitions practice.

Vinson & Elkins Leveraged Finance Practice Adds Jenkins

Vinson & Elkins continues to expand its global corporate practice with the addition of leveraged finance partner Lucy Jenkins in London.

Banking/Finance Lawyer Slater Joins Dorsey in London

International law firm Dorsey & Whitney hired Phil Slater as a Banking & Finance partner in its London office.

Sidley Adds Duley as Partner in Life Sciences Practice

Tom Duley joined Sidley Austin as a partner in its global Life Sciences practice.

Queenan Joins Riemer & Braunstein Commercial Finance Team

Riemer & Braunstein, a law firm that specializes in banking and finance, added Stephen Queenan as an associate in its Commercial Finance practice, in its Boston office.

Bank Leumi USA Names Sherman General Counsel

Bank Leumi USA has hired Andrew Sherman as its general counsel. Sherman will manage the Legal department, partnering with business teams to help advance the bank’s strategic vision.