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Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton has added 11 to its partnership in the firm’s latest round of promotions.
The firm’s California offices received the bulk of the promotions this year, promoting eight in total. New York promoted two while the firm’s Washington, DC office received one new partner.
Sheppard Mullin chairman Guy Halgren said: “We are proud to expand the Sheppard Mullin partnership with these eleven outstanding attorneys.”
The firm has been on a hiring spree in recent months. Last year, The Lawyer reported that the US firm had snared a number of partners from the now dissolved firm, Heller Ehrman including IP lawyers Hal Milstein and Blaine Templeman and litigator Darryl Snider (2 Sept 2008).
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