Weil Gotshal snaps up Brobeck duo

Weil Gotshal & Manges has hired partners Rod Howard and Curtis Mo from collapsed firm Brobeck Phleger & Harrison. Howard, head of Brobeck's national mergers and acquisitions practice, and Mo, head of the firm's Silicon Valley corporate group and co-chair of the national capital markets area, are expected to take six associates with them. First revealed on www.thelawyer.com/lawyernews 13 February