Ex-Hunton & Williams partners to set up specialist regulatory group
OMelveny & Myers is making the most of the battered telecoms sector by setting up a specialist regulatory group. James Young, the former general counsel at Bell Atlantic, now Verizon Communications, and of counsel at Hunton & Williams will be moving to OMelveny as a partner. Kimberley Newman is also joining from Hunton & Williams, where she was a partner specialising in regulation and anti-trust. Both will be joining OMelvenys Washington office.