Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP — Lori Zyskowski is slated to join the New York law office Jan. 5 as a partner. Since 2009, she has advised on M&A at General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE) as executive counsel, corporate, securities and finance. Before that, Zyskowski was corporate and securities counsel and assistant secretary at Pitney Bowes Inc. from 2006. Matthew Hurlock has also been hired to join Gibson Dunn. Formerly with Kirkland & Ellis, Hurlock will continue his private equity and mergers and acquisition practice at Gibson Dunn.
Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC — Seth Davidson and Craig Gilley have been called up to the law firm's Washington D.C. office as members. Previously, both attorneys were with Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP, which is merging with Locke Lord LLP. Before this latest jump, Davidson and Gilley were with Fleischman and Harding LLP, which combined with Edwards Angell Palmer & Dodge LLP in 2011 and later lumped in with Wildman Harrold Allen & Dixon LLP that same year.