Senior Treasury Official Joins Paul, Weiss

Roberto J. Gonzalez, former Deputy General Counsel of the Department of the Treasury, is joining as partner in the litigation department, resident in Washington, D.C.
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Client Alert: Supreme Court Declines To Consider Second Circuit’s Landmark Insider Trading Ruling

PUBLICATION | Litigation | Securities Litigation | Internal Investigations | White Collar Crime & Regulatory Defense | Investment Management | Susanna M. Buergel | Charles E. Davidow | Andrew J. Ehrlich | Brad S. Karp | Daniel J. Kramer | Walter Rieman | Richard A. Rosen | Audra J. Soloway | Matthew J. Carhart

Today, the United States Supreme Court declined to hear the petition for a writ of certiorari filed by the United States Department of Justice in United States v. Newman, 773 F.3d 438 (2d…» more

Michael Hong Named to Private Funds Management's “30 Most Influential Private Equity Lawyers Under the Age of 40”

AWARD | Investment Management | Corporate | Private Equity Transactions | Michael S. Hong

Private Funds Management magazine named corporate partner Michael Hong to its list of the top 30 private funds lawyers under 40. » more

Second Circuit Affirms Dismissal of Derivative Action Against Citigroup’s Board

NEWS | Litigation | Securities Litigation | Financial Institutions | ERISA, Pension & Benefits Litigation | Employment

The Second Circuit affirmed an order dismissing a shareholder derivative action brought against Citigroup Inc.'s Board of Directors.» more

California Court Dismisses Antitrust Claims Against Microsoft

NEWS | Litigation | Antitrust

The Superior Court of California dismissed an action brought over a decade earlier against Paul, Weiss client Microsoft Corporation. The dispute, brought by S. Jerrold Kaplan, co-founder of GO Corporation…» more

Cybersecurity Update: Heightened Concerns, Legal and Regulatory Framework, Enforcement Priorities, and Key Steps to Limit Legal and Business Risks

PUBLICATION | Litigation | Corporate | Anti-Corruption & FCPA | Financial Institutions | Investment Management | Private Equity Transactions | Professional Liability | White Collar Crime & Regulatory Defense | Jack Baughman | H. Christopher Boehning | Jessica S. Carey | Roberto Finzi | Michael E. Gertzman | Brad S. Karp | Daniel J. Kramer | Lorin L. Reisner | Richard C. Tarlowe | Elana R. Beale | Erin Smith Dennis | Marina Indenbaum | Kelly D. Tomlin

Recently reported network intrusions and disruptions, thefts of electronic data, and other significant cyber incidents have impacted millions of people and exposed the increased and continuing risks for businesses and…» more

WME IMG Acquires Miss Universe Organization From Donald Trump

NEWS | Corporate | Media & Entertainment | Mergers & Acquisitions | Entertainment | IP Transactions | Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation | Real Estate | Tax

As reported in The Wall Street Journal, Bloomberg, Forbes, Variety and other media outlets, Paul, Weiss client WME IMG announced that it has acquired The Miss Universe Organization, which includes…» more

Griffin-American Healthcare REIT III Joint Venture to Acquire Trilogy Health Services for $1.125 Billion

NEWS | Corporate | Mergers & Acquisitions | Tax | Real Estate | Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation | Bankruptcy & Corporate Reorganization | Environmental | IP Transactions

Griffin-American Healthcare REIT III, Inc. (Griffin-American) announced that a joint venture formed between Griffin-American and NorthStar Healthcare Income Inc. agreed to acquire Trilogy Investors LLC, the parent company of Trilogy…» more

Beth Wilkinson Profiled in Law360 as 2015 Trial Ace

AWARD | Litigation | Product Liability | White Collar Crime & Regulatory Defense | Internal Investigations | Beth A. Wilkinson

Litigation partner Beth Wilkinson was featured in a "Trial Aces" profile in Law360.» more

New York Court Dismisses Class Action Suit Against Ply Gem

NEWS | Litigation | Securities Litigation

Judge J. Paul Oetken of the Southern District of New York dismissed a putative class action brought against Paul, Weiss client Ply Gem and several of its officers and directors…» more

General Solicitation and General Advertising: The SEC Weighs in on Rules 502(c) and 506(b)

In this video, corporate partner  Udi Grofman, co-head of Paul, Weiss's Private Funds Practice Group, explains key points from the SEC's recent guidance on general solicitation and general advertising.


Jeanette Chan Wins Dealmaker of the Year at ALB Hong Kong Law Awards

AWARD | Asia | Corporate | Mergers & Acquisitions | Communications & Technology | Jeanette K. Chan

Corporate partner Jeanette Chan was named "Dealmaker of the Year" at the Asian Legal Business Hong Kong Law Awards.


New Beginnings: Helping Refugees Resettle

VIDEO | Pro Bono | Carl L. Reisner | Aidan Synnott

This video examines how Paul, Weiss and its client, the Iraqi Refugee Assistance Project (IRAP) provide comprehensive legal representation to individual refugees seeking resettlement.


Beth Wilkinson Named Outstanding Woman Lawyer by The National Law Journal

AWARD | Litigation | Beth A. Wilkinson

Litigation partner Beth Wilkinson was recognized in The National Law Journal's "Outstanding Women Lawyers" report, which features the nation's most accomplished women lawyers, each of whom has had a major impact in the profession and the law.


Ted Wells Featured on the Cover of Savoy Magazine

AWARD | Litigation | Theodore V. Wells Jr.

Savoy magazine's spring 2015 issue features a cover story on litigation partner Ted Wells in conjunction with its "Most Influential Black Lawyers" list. The annual listing recognizes the "best of the best" black lawyers in top law firms and corporate counsel from Fortune 1000 companies.


Women at Paul, Weiss

Nearly half of our lawyers are women and, since 1996, more than 30% of our partner promotions have been women (50% in the Litigation Department). Women comprise nearly 25% of the firm's partnership and women are in numerous leadership positions around the firm.

"Paul, Weiss supports its attorneys in their endeavors for excellence in their professional lives and for fulfillment in their personal lives. As co-chair of the Women's Initiatives Committee, and as someone whose career has been nurtured at Paul, Weiss from my very first days of practicing law, I am thrilled to carry out the firm's commitment to its women attorneys."

Liza Velazquez, Partner, Litigation


Explore the Paul, Weiss Corporate Department

VIDEO | Corporate

In this video, Paul, Weiss partners and associates describe the work and culture of the corporate department, and focus on the education and experience new associates can expect.

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