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Shawn Hanson Joins Akin Gump As a Partner

June 1, 2010

McClure & Feuer announces today that it has recruited prominent litigation attorney Shawn Hanson to join the San Francisco office of Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP.

Mr. Hanson has in excess of 25 years of experience in the areas of commercial litigation, false claims and regulatory litigation involving health care and life and health insurance.

Mr. Hanson earned his J.D. from the University of California, Hastings College of The Law. He began his career at a Sacramento law firm before moving to Pillsbury Madison & Sutro LLP where he enjoyed an 18 year career as an associate and later partner. For the past seven years, Mr. Hanson has been at Jones Day as a litigation partner.

Founded in 1945, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP now employs more than 800 lawyers in 14 offices in the United States, Europe, and Asia, making it one of the largest law firms in the world.

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Our firm represents law firms with local, statewide, national and international operations. We have extensive experience helping law firms launch new offices in Northern California and in introducing and guiding law firm combinations. Throughout our history, our consultants have successfully assisted many practice groups, individual partners and associates in securing new positions in law firms.

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