Akerman LLP — The Miami law firm has opened up a Chicago office with a team that includes Scott Meyers. Akerman specializes on litigation in the financial services and securities sectors, with a particular emphasis on hedge funds and investment advisers. Meyers, who was previously with Ulmer & Berne LLP, will serve as Chicago office managing partner.
BakerHostetler — The Cleveland law firm hired Bryce Linsenmayer. He arrives at the firm’s Houston office from McGuireWoods, where he represented companies in numerous industries, including energy, environmental services and technology.