Alvarez & Marsal Holdings LLC — The New York advisory and professional services firm has added Joseph Coote and Mike Darland as managing director and senior director, respectively. Both hires will be based in Boston. Coote, previously a senior vice president and global practice leader at Hitachi Consulting Corp., was also a managing director and global leader of Arthur D. Little Inc.'s energy and chemical practice. Darland was previously a director with Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu Ltd., where he has worked since 2005. Before that, he worked at Polaroid, where he was a director of manufacturing operations.
BakerHostetler — Carl Hittinger has joined as a partner in the law firm’s Philadelphia headquarters. Hittinger arrives from the Philadelphia office of DLA Piper, where he was co-chair of the firm’s antitrust and trade regulation group. Separately, the firm added PoeLeggette as a partner in Denver. Previously, Poe served as assistant solicitor for the U.S. Department of the Interior, advising the Bureau of Land Management and the Minerals Management Service on their onshore and offshore energy programs.