Recent laterals and layoffs in the legal sector:
Stephen Lamb joins Paul Weiss at the firm’s new office in Wilmington, Delaware as a partner in both the corporate and litigation departments. He was a judge with the Delaware Court of Chancery for 12 years. Lamb earned his JD in 1975 from the Georgetown University Law Center.
Patricia Shiu joins the US Department of Labor as director of the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs. She previously spent 25 years with San Francisco’s Legal Aid Society-Employment Law Center, where she was vice president for programs. She was also an associate at Pillsbury, Madison & Sutro. Her JD is from the University of San Francisco School of Law.
R. Hewitt Pate joins Chevron as general counsel, from Hunton & Williams where he was head of the global competition group. He was formerly head of the US Department of Justice’s antitrust division. His JD is from the University of Virginia School of Law. Pate clerked for US Supreme Court Justices Lewis F. Powell Jr. and Anthony M. Kennedy.