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November 5, 2015

King & Spalding Elects 24 New Partners

NEW YORK, Nov. 5, 2015 — King & Spalding announced today that it has named 24 new partners and 16 new counsel. The partner elections span 10 offices (Abu Dhabi, Atlanta, Charlotte, Dubai, Frankfurt, Houston, London, New York, Paris and Washington, D.C.). The following lawyers will be partners effective Jan. 1, 2016:

  • Sajid Ahmed, London, International Arbitration
  • Brian Bohnenkamp, Washington, D.C., FDA & Life Sciences
  • Susan Clare, Atlanta, Tort & Environmental Litigation
  • Kevin Clark, Houston, Business Litigation
  • Archie Fallon, Houston, Global Transactions
  • Amy Frey, Paris, International Arbitration
  • Shelby Guilbert, Atlanta, Business Litigation
  • Justin King, Atlanta, Corporate
  • Robert Leclerc, New York, Corporate
  • Antonio Lewis, Charlotte, Intellectual Property
  • Kristen Lynn, Atlanta, Business Litigation
  • Christopher McCoy, Charlotte, Capital Transactions & Real Estate
  • Emmett Murphy, New York, Business Litigation
  • Benjamin Pollock, Houston, Business Litigation
  • Dave Powell, New York, Capital Transactions & Real Estate
  • Simon Rahimzada, Abu Dhabi, Middle East & Islamic Finance
  • Carrie Ratliff, Atlanta, Corporate
  • Meredith Redwine, Atlanta, Tort & Environmental Litigation
  • Moustafa Said, Abu Dhabi, Middle East & Islamic Finance
  • Elizabeth Silbert, Atlanta, International Arbitration
  • James Stull, Dubai, Middle East & Islamic Finance
  • Elizabeth Taber, Houston, Tort & Environmental Litigation
  • Michael Urschel, Atlanta, Finance
  • Sven Wortberg, Frankfurt, Capital Transactions & Real Estate

The counsel appointments span six offices (Atlanta, Houston, London, Los Angeles, New York, and Washington, D.C.) and include the following lawyers:

  • Laura Bennett, Washington, D.C., Special Matters
  • Alex Blomfield, London, Global Transactions
  • Chris Boies, New York, Financial Restructuring
  • Bill Burns, Houston, Business Litigation
  • Joseph Eng, New York, Intellectual Property
  • Isabel Fernandez de la Cuesta, New York, International Arbitration
  • Robert Garner, Atlanta, Global Transactions
  • Monica Hwang, Houston, Global Transactions
  • Juanita Kuhner, Atlanta, Business Litigation
  • John Lawless, Los Angeles, Tort & Environmental Litigation
  • Kathryn Lehman, Atlanta, Tort & Environmental Litigation
  • Jeannette Marshall, New York, Capital Transactions & Real Estate
  • Steven Park, Los Angeles, Tort & Environmental Litigation
  • Ed Power, Washington, D.C., Special Matters
  • Sarah Vasani, London, International Arbitration
  • William Westbrook, Atlanta, Finance

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