Balsiger Betts, Goarnisson Join Sidley Austin in Switzerland

Andreas Balsiger Betts and Olivier Goarnisson joined Sidley Austin as a senior advisor and a counsel in the life sciences practice, respectively, in the firm’s Swiss office.

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.

Sears to Sell Home Improvement Biz; Sidley Advising Stalking Horse Bidder

Sears Holdings is seeking court approval for Service.com to serve as a stalking horse bidder on the Sears Home Improvement business in a Section 363 sale. Sidley Austin is advising Service.com on the transaction.

Sidley Adds Duley as Partner in Life Sciences Practice

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

Weinstein, Feuerstein Join Sidley Private Equity, M&A Practices

Adam Weinstein and Tony Feuerstein joined Sidley Austin’s growing global Private Equity and M&A practices as partners in New York.

Tessler Joins Sidley as Blockchain/Fintech Head

Lilya Tessler joined Sidley Austin as partner and New York head of Blockchain and Fintech in the Securities and Derivatives Enforcement and Regulatory group.

Jensen Joins Sidley as Partner in SF

Jared Jensen joined Sidley Austin as a partner in its global Private Equity practice in San Francisco.

Wardrop Joins Sidley as Partner in Hong Kong

Sidley Austin hired Allan Wardrop as a partner in the Global Finance practice in the firm’s Hong Kong office.

Sidley Adds Three Partners to Capital Markets Practice

Sidley Austin added Michael Schiavone, Daniel O’Shea and David Ni to the firm’s New York office as partners in the Capital Markets practice. The group joined from O’Melveny & Myers.

Clukey Joins Sidley as Tax Controversy Partner

Nathan Clukey joined Sidley Austin as a partner in its Tax Controversy practice in Washington, D.C. He was formerly a partner with King & Spalding.