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Baird Fogel Joins Akin Gump as Partner
November 1, 2011
McClure & Feuer announced today that it has recruited Baird D. Fogel to serve as a new partner in the San Francisco office of Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP. Baird will work in the firm’s internationally recognized project finance and renewable energy practice. Prior to joining Akin Gump, Baird served as general counsel with BP Solar International, Inc. His experience also includes serving as general counsel of GE Transportation and working in private practice in Kansas City, Missouri.
Over the course of his 15 year career, Baird has developed expertise in all aspects of representing the solar industry, including manufacturing, supply chain, distribution, construction, residential, commercial, small scale utility, large scale utility, government relations, investment and finance. His experience includes large-scale commercial transactions, and extends to utility scale projects in North America, Europe, Asia and Australia.
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading international law firm with more than 800 lawyers practicing in offices located in the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. The firm was founded in 1945.
McClure & Feuer is an award winning legal search firm with a 16 year track record of achieving great results for clients and candidates. We represent a dynamic array of law firms and companies. In our law firm practice, we bring extensive experience in helping firms launch new offices and in guiding and consummating law firm mergers. Our consultants have recruited outstanding groups of attorneys, individual partners and associates from virtually all major practice areas. In our in work with companies, McClure & Feuer is retained to locate the finest legal talent for positions as chief legal officers, general counsel, associate and assistant general counsel, and corporate counsel. Our client roster includes leading edge companies located throughout the San Francisco Bay Area and beyond.