A lawyer for New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s office set up a showdown with a state legislative committee by turning aside a call to produce transcripts of interviews of more than 70 witnesses in an internal probe of the George Washington Bridge lane closings.
New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s former ally David Wildstein told colleagues that he got clearance from the “front office” for the George Washington Bridge lane closings, Christie told investigators.
A report commissioned by New Jersey Governor Chris Christie blamed former aides and allies for a four-day traffic jam that imperils his possible presidential bid, while portraying him as a decisive chief executive seeking the truth.
U.S. prosecutors and New Jersey legislators face hard choices about whether to give immunity to former loyalists to Governor Chris Christie to get them to say what they know about the George Washington Bridge lane closings.
A former aide to Governor Chris Christie said her supervisor, Bridget Anne Kelly, was angry that staff had contact with the mayor of the New Jersey town targeted for traffic jams at the George Washington Bridge.
Vinson & Elkins LLP advised Energy Transfer Partners LP, the pipeline company run by billionaire Kelcy Warren, which agreed to buy Susser Holdings Corp. for $1.8 billion. Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP advised Susser. Bingham McCutchen LLP acted as tax counsel to Energy Transfer.
White & Case LLP opened an office in Madrid with the addition of partner Juan Manuel De Remedios, the former chairman of Latham & Watkins LLP’s corporate department in Spain. De Remedios, who will be joined by a local partner and a team of associates, will be the Madrid office executive partner.