Baker Donelson Bearman Caldwell & Berkowitz PC — Scott Peterson has been named managing director of the Atlanta firm’s financial institutions group. Previous titles includes managing director at Warbird Consulting Partners LLC, vice president of finance at Spherion Corp. and director of finance at Amdahl Corp.
Bingham McCutchen LLP — Fred Chang is now at the law firm’s Beijing office as a partner. He will provide legal counsel to global financial institutions on compliance matters, as well as mergers and acquisitions in China. Chang, a former co-founding partner of FenXun Partners, was previously a partner at Hogan Lovells and White & Case LLP, also in Beijing. He also held leadership positions with Goldman Sachs & Co. (NYSE: GS) and Deutsche Bank AG, where he served as general counsel and head of compliance in Singapore.