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October 28, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe partner Brian Fraser authored an article titled "Arbitration Alternative: New York Litigation" that was recently published by CDR News. In the article, Mr. Fraser discusses recent reforms by New York's state courts aimed at attracting corporate clients to litigate in the state...

October 27, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe partner Julia Lu was quoted in Bloomberg's article "ECB List of Failing Banks Shrinks If You Read Small Print," discussing the European Central Bank's recent release of its Comprehensive Assessment of the financial health of major banks in the EU....

October 23, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe partner Craig A. Newman authored an article titled "A Direct Response to Cybercrime: Meeting the growing threat to every company that operates online," which was published by Electronic Retailer Magazine....

October 7, 2014

Super Lawyers 2014 has recognized 12 Richards Kibbe & Orbe attorneys as leaders in their respective practices. The annual rankings identify the top 5 percent of attorneys in each state as chosen by their peers and through an independent evaluation...

October 6, 2014

In Global Investigations Review's article "UBS Libor trader attacks 'unprecedented' US prosecution", Richards Kibbe & Orbe partner Shari Brandt discussed the potential consequences of former UBS trader Roger Darin's claim that the legal theory...

October 2, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe partner Andrew Martin was quoted in The Times' article, "Wall Street and the City's double act", discussing US law firms in London. RK&O opened an office in London nearly a decade ago. "We saw several of our hedge fund clients...

October 2, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe partners Jon Kibbe, Scott Budlong and Jahan Sharifi were featured in Real Estate Weekly's article, "P2P lending piquing interest of institutions". In the article, Mr. Kibbe, Mr. Budlong and Mr. Sharifi discuss peer-to-peer lending and its recent growth.

September 23, 2014

In the past week, four high-ranking DOJ officials delivered speeches that indicate a potential increase in enforcement efforts against financial institutions. Suggestions from these indivdiuals included...

September 5, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe partner Denise Hamer published an article titled "Investing in Spanish, Polish and Hungarian Real Estate" in the Global Banking and Finance Review. In the article, Ms. Hamer puts forth three key investment considerations for the Spanish, Polish and Hungarian real estate markets...

August 18, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP is pleased to announce that  Michael D. Mann, Lee S. Richards and James Q. Walker have been selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America® 2015. Mr. Richards has been...

August 6, 2014

Last week, the United States and the European Union imposed more sanctions against Russia. The increasingly complex sanctions against this large economy designate not only individuals and companies but entire industries as well, making the obstacle...

August 1, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe founding partners Jon Kibbe and William Orbe were each featured as dealmaking movers and shakers by Law360. Each participated in a question and answer session, providing their insights and perspecitives on the Dealmaker Q&A series of five questions...

August 1, 2014

On July 30, 2014, Judge Loretta A. Preska of the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York ruled that Microsoft must comply with a federal search warrant and turn over a customer’s emails, though the emails are stored in a data center in Ireland. Richards Kibbe & Orbe partner Craig A. Newman discussed this surprising ruling...

July 30, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe partner Craig A. Newman was quote in Law360's article titled "EU, Google in Power Struggle Over 'Right to be Forgotten.'" After the May ruling on individuals' right to request search engines to remove links, Google has removed a little more...

July 11, 2014

Bloomberg Law Radio included RK&O partner Craig A. Newman's segment on the "right to be forgotten" decision in its July 11 Best of the Week weekend report. Earlier in the week, Mr. Newman was a featured guest on Bloomberg Law Brief with June Grasso and...

July 10, 2014

RK&O partner Craig Newman was quoted in Law360's article "The Biggest Privacy Cases of 2014: Midyear Report." He commented on both the LabMD decision and the "right to be forgotten ruling," both from the first half of 2014...

July 10, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe partner Craig Newman was quoted in an article in The Times titled "How to Police the Digital Highway?". The article discusses the EU's recent "right to be forgotten" decision and its implications...

July 9, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe partner Craig A. Newman was recently a featured guest on Bloomberg Radio's Law Brief. Mr. Newman discussed the ramifications of the EU court decision on the right to be forgotten with hosts June Grasso and Mark Mills...

Richards Kibbe & Orbe partner Craig A. Newman was recently quoted in Law360's article "Google Restores Guardian Article Links In EU After Uproar," after confusion continued to build surrounding the EU's "right to be forgotten" decision of May 13, 2014...

June 27, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe managing partner Craig A. Newman published an article titled "Why Europe's 'right to be forgotten' will cost its technology industry dear" in City A.M. In the article, Mr. Newman asserts that the recent 'right to be forgotten' decision by the Court of Justice...

June 26, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP's White Collar and Securities Litigation practices, along with seven individual attorneys, were recognized in The Legal 500 United States - 2014 Edition. Additionally, RK&O founding partner Lee Richards was named...

June 26, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe partner Eva Marie Carney was quoted in Law360's recent article, "Insider Cases Force Hedge Funds to Button Up." The article addresses new steps that hedge fund advisers are taking to ensure that their firms remain above suspicion...

June 25, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe partner Denise Hamer took part in a round table discussion, hosted at the Richards Kibbe & Orbe London office and conducted by CEE Legal Matters, discussing the future of international law firms in Central and Eastern Europe (CEE)....

June 16, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe managing partner Jennifer K. Grady was among the select group of lawyers recognized as 2014 Rising Stars by the New York Law Journal. The award, granted to 42 out of the more than 230 nominees, recognizes attorneys...

June 4, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe partner Craig A. Newman was recently interviewed by Compliance Week on the topic of the recent EU Court of Justice Ruling on Internet privacy. The court is "punishing Google for information that is lawfully on the Internet," Mr. Newman said...

May 30, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe partner Craig A. Newman recently spoke with Bloomberg Radio hosts June Grasso and Mark Mills as part of the "Morning Bloomberg Law Brief". In the interview, which is now available as a podcast, Mr. Newman discussed the European...

May 23, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP has been recognized nationally and regionally as a leading law firm in the 2014 edition of Chambers USA. The publication highlighted the firm’s accomplishments in the areas of securities regulation, commercial litigation, white-collar litigation and government investigations...

May 16, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe partner Denise Hamer was credited in Juve for sourcing the initial contact between Laško Brewery and advisor Schoenherr, who recently arranged a restructuring package for the leading Slovenian brewery...

May 14, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe partner Craig A. Newman was featured in The Wall Street Journal's "The Morning Risk Report" after his recent appearance on CNN to discuss the EU ruling on individuals' Internet privacy.

May 13, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe partner Craig A. Newman appeared live on CNN to speak with Hala Gorani about the European Union's recent Internet privacy ruling. The ruling by the Court of Justice of the European Union says that private citizens of the EU have the "right...

May 4, 2014

RK&O partner Scott C. Budlong served as a panelist at the second annual LendIt Conference. The conference took place in San Francisco, May 4-6. Mr. Budlong spoke as part of the Legal & Accounting Question and Answer Panel...

May 2, 2014

The LSTA's Week in Review references "Benchmarking LIBOR," a webinar by Richards Kibbe & Orbe attorneys Shari Brandt and Marina Zelinksy, in its article, "LIBOR: Separating the Wheatley from the Chaff." The article also refers to the recent...

May 2, 2014

In a recent article, The Hedge Fund Law Report featured the Richards Kibbe & Orbe memorandum "Are Hedge Funds 'Financial Institutions'? - an analysis of Meridian Sunrise Village, LLC v. NB Distressed Debt Investment Fund Ltd." ...

April 30, 2014

Hedge Fund Alert cited "Good Things Come in Small Packages: An Investor's Guide to Buying Peer-to-Peer Loans" by Jahangier Sharifi, John Clark and Victor Ludwig in its article, "Startup Preps Peer-Lending Vehicles". The article, which discusses Club Hill Capital...

April 24, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP was one of 43 firms who donated a benchmark percentage of their D.C. office revenue to local legal services organizations in 2013 as part of the Raising the Bar in D.C. Campaign.

April 10, 2014

In Corporate Counsel's article "Judge Says FTC Can Sue Over Poor Data Security," Richards Kibbe & Orbe partner Craig Newman discusses the recent Wyndham decision that said the FTC has the authority to take legal action against companies with lax data security practices.

April 8, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe partner Craig Newman spoke with Law360 about the recent ruling by U.S. District Judge Esther Salas that the Federal Trade Commision (FTC) has the authority to bring lawsuits against companies with allegedly inadequate data security measures...

March 26, 2014

Craig Newman, a partner at Richards Kibbe & Orbe, was a featured guest on Bloomberg Radio's "Bloomberg Law," hosted by June Grasso and Mark Mills. In the segment, Mr. Newman discussed personal Internet privacy...

March 21, 2014

The Hedge Fund Law Report recently covered the Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP webinar "The Litvak Trial: Implications for Banks and Hedge Funds."

March 10, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe partner Denise Hamer was recently featured in World Finance Magazine. In the article, she provided her insight on the question, "How much can Europe realistically recover this year?"

March 7, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe partner Brian Fraser was quoted by The Bond Buyer in an article titled "Northerners Strive to Avoid Detroit Scenario." In response to the question of whether certain areas in the Northeast will follow in Detroit's unfortunate footsteps...

February 24, 2014

CEE Legal Matters published an article titled "Richards, Kibbe & Orbe Extends Reach from London and Vienna," regarding RK&O's recent lateral hiring of Denise Hamer as partner.

February 20, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe partner Craig Newman authored an article titled "Who Should Pay for Data Theft" that was recently published in Bloomberg BusinessWeek.

February 20, 2014

BCL Legal noted in their "London & The City" section that Denise Hamer recently joined Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP as partner, while Matthew Hughes was promoted to partner.

February 19, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe partner Craig Newman appeared as a topic expert on CNN's story "Keeping Europe's Data Safe." In the segment, Mr. Newman discussed how the relocation of American companies' data servers to Europe would not change the companies' legal obligation...

February 9, 2014

The Washington Post recently wrote about Jeffrey Lehtman rejoining Richards Kibbe & Orbe as partner in the Washington D.C. office.

February 8, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP partner Craig Newman was recently a featured guest on Bloomberg Radio. Mr. Newman spoke with June Grasso, the host of "Bloomberg Law," regarding the 2013 Target and Neiman Marcus data breaches...

February 6, 2014

Bloomberg covered Jeffrey Lehtman rejoining Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP as a partner in the Washington, D.C. office.   

February 5, 2014

Washington Business Journal and New York Business Journal recently wrote about Jeffrey Lehtman rejoining Richards Kibbe & Orbe as partner in the Washington D.C. office.

February 4, 2014

The Deal recently wrote about Jeffrey Lehtman rejoining Richards Kibbe & Orbe as partner in the Washington D.C. office.

February 3, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP announced today that Jeffrey A. Lehtman has rejoined the firm’s Washington, D.C. office as a partner. 

January 31, 2014

Legal Moves recently wrote about Denise R. Hamer joining the London office of Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP. Ms. Hamer was previously with the prominent Central European law firm Schoenherr, where she was a banking & finance partner.

January 29, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP partner Craig Newman was recently quoted in a WSJ Risk & Compliance Journal article about the ongoing cybersecurity battle between the Federal Trade Commission and the medical testing laboratory, LabMD Inc.

January 29, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP partner Craig Newman was recently quoted in a Law 360 article about the ongoing cybersecurity battle between the Federal Trade Commission and the medical testing laboratory, LabMD Inc. LabMD has begun winding down its operations...

January 29, 2014

The Law Society Gazette recently wrote about Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP's hiring of Denise R. Hamer and promotion of Matthew Hughes to partner. Ms. Hamer joins the London office of the firm from the prominent Central European law firm Schoenherr. Mr. Hughes has been with the firm for seven years.

January 24, 2014

Bloomberg Businessweek announced Denise Hamer joining Richards Kibbe & Orbe as partner as well as the promotion of Matthew Hughes, Ryan Jackson, and Keith Sambur to partner.

January 24, 2014

Hedge Week recently wrote about Denise R. Hamer joining the London office of Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP. Ms. Hamer was previously with the prominent Central European law firm Schoenherr, where she was a banking & finance partner.

January 20, 2014

The London business trade City A.M. recently wrote about Denise R. Hamer joining Richards Kibbe & Orbe. Ms. Hamer was previously with the prominent Central European law firm Schoenherr, where she was a banking & finance partner.

January 20, 2014

Denise Hamer was featured in Hispanic Business after joining Richards Kibbe & Orbe as partner in the Firm's corporate practice.

January 16, 2014

EU Bankers recently wrote about Denise R. Hamer joining the London office of Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP. Ms. Hamer was previously with the prominent Central European law firm Schoenherr, where she was a banking & finance partner.

January 15, 2014

CEE Legal Matters featured Denise R. Hamer, Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP’s newest partner in the Firm’s London office. Ms. Hamer was previously with the prominent Central European law firm Schoenherr, where she was a banking & finance partner...

January 10, 2014

The New York Law Journal published an article announcing that Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP named Jennifer Grady and Craig Newman to the role of managing partners...

January 8, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP announced today that its London office has added a significant lateral partner hire to strengthen its corporate practice.   Denise R. Hamer has joined RK&O  from the prominent Central ..

January 8, 2014

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP today announced that Jennifer Grady and Craig A. Newman have been named managing partners of the Firm.   Grady and Newman succeed Kenneth Werner who has served as managing partner for the past four years...

January 7, 2014

Juve, a German publication, announced that Denise Hamer joins Richards Kibbe & Orbe as partner in the London office. Ms. Hamer brings an extensive range of experience to the firm.

December 31, 2013

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP partner William P. Barry was quoted in The Wall Street Journal article titled, “Law 2014: In White Collar Crime, It’s Deja Vu All Over Again.” In the article, Mr. Barry discussed developments indicating a renewed ...

December 26, 2013

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP partner Craig A. Newman was quoted in the Bloomberg Businessweek article, “Is Target to Blame for Its Data Breach? Let the Lawsuits Begin.” In the article, Mr. Newman commented on ...

December 12, 2013

The Hedge Fund Law Report recently published an article about David B. Massey joining Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP as a partner. Mr. Massey joined the firm following a distinguished nine year career in the Criminal Division of the U.S. Attorney's Office in Manhattan.

December 12, 2013

The New York Times Dealbook recently published an article about David B. Massey joining Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP as a partner. Mr. Massey joined the firm following a distinguished nine year career in the Criminal Division of the U.S. Attorney's Office in Manhattan.

December 12, 2013

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP is pleased to annouce that David B. Massey, former Assistant U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, has joined the firm’s New York office as a partner.

December 3, 2013

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP partner Craig A. Newman was quoted in The Wall Street Journal article titled "New Challenge to FTC’s Cybersecurity Mandate Surfaces." In the article, Mr. Newman discussed the ongoing efforts by businesses to challenge the FTC's authority to regulate corporate cybersecurity...

November 22, 2013

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP partner Craig A. Newman was quoted in a Law360 article titled “LabMD Unleashes Trump Card in FTC Data Security Fight.” In the article, Mr. Newman discussed legal developments surrounding the Federal Trade Commission’s allegations that a medical testing laboratory ...

November 15, 2013

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP partner Craig A. Newman, also chair of the National Board of Advisors at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication, was appointed a member of the newly established Trustees of Arizona ...

November 8, 2013

Richards Kibbe & Orbe LLP partner Keith Sambur was quoted in the Bloomberg article, “Energy Future Debt Fray Nears as Coupons Loom.” Mr. Sambur discussed the challenges facing Energy Future, the target of the ...

November 1, 2013

Benchmark Litigation recently named Richards Kibbe & Orbe as a “Highly Recommended” firm in New York for General Commercial Litigation. They also included RK&O in their list of top White Collar Crime practices.