Judged Newsletter

Sign Up for THE DAILY JUDGED VERDICT. Our daily newsletter covers law firm salaries and everything you want to know about changes affecting law firms from people in the know. Sign Up Now!


Job Search News from BCG Attorney Search


02/17/2021
 
Ashlie Beringer, Former Deputy Counsel at Facebook, Rejoins Gibson Dunn in Palo Alto
 
Summary: Beringer, formerly Deputy General Counsel at Facebook Inc., will focus on advising technology companies on global regulatory enforcement matters and investigations and business strategies, particularly pertaining to disruptive technologies, data management, privacy and security.
 
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP is pleased to announce that S. Ashlie Beringer has rejoined the firm’s Palo Alto office as a partner and will serve as co-chair of the Privacy, Cybersecurity and Data Innovation Practice Group.  Beringer, formerly Deputy General Counsel at Facebook Inc., will focus on advising technology companies on global regulatory enforcement matters and investigations and business strategies, particularly pertaining to disruptive technologies, data management, privacy and security.
 
“We’re delighted to welcome Ashlie back to Gibson Dunn,” said Ken Doran, Chairman and Managing Partner of Gibson Dunn.  “Ashlie’s in-house perspective and extensive industry experience will be a huge asset for our technology clients who are navigating an increasingly complex and risky regulatory environment and will only further elevate the firm’s position as the firm of choice for global tech companies.”
 
“Ashlie has a unique skillset, and we’re very excited that she is returning to our Palo Alto team,” said Benjamin Wagner, Partner-in-Charge of the Palo Alto Office.  “While she was in-house, she focused heavily on regulatory, product and privacy issues and worked with regulators around the world.  Her impressive in-house experience, her deep product expertise, and top-notch legal skill will further bolster the firm’s regulatory compliance and privacy bench, both here and globally.”
 
“I couldn’t be more pleased to be coming home to Gibson Dunn,” said Beringer.  “I know first-hand the importance of a truly collaborative culture, and I’m looking forward to working alongside such a talented team of lawyers to help our clients navigate a rapidly changing global regulatory environment.”
 
About S. Ashlie Beringer
 
Beringer has more than two decades of experience working with technology and media companies.  At Gibson Dunn, she will continue to focus on advising technology companies on global regulatory and litigation matters and business strategies, particularly on issues related to disruptive technologies, data management, privacy and security.
 
Before returning to Gibson Dunn as a partner, Beringer served as Deputy General Counsel at Facebook, Inc. from 2013 to 2020.  At Facebook, she was a member of the core management team and successfully defended the company against global regulatory challenges and lawsuits and designed product and business strategies that advanced business goals while earning regulatory approval.
 
Prior to joining Facebook, she was a partner at Gibson Dunn.  Beringer began her legal career at Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP and Parcher, Hayes & Snyder.
 
Beringer received her law degree from Yale Law School in 1996, where she served as editor of the Yale Law Journal and was the winner of the Yale Mock Trial Competition.  She received her bachelor’s degree from University of California Los Angeles, summa cum laude.  She served as law clerk to Judge Richard Matsch in the U.S. District Court for the District of Colorado.
Top Performing Jobs
Licensed Virginia Attorney

USA-DC-Washington

Small real estate law firm seeks to fill a full-time position for a Virginia lic...

Apply Now
Licensed Virginia Attorney

USA-VA-Charlottesville

Small real estate law firm seeks to fill a full-time position for a Virginia lic...

Apply Now
Licensed Virginia Attorney

USA-VA-Norfolk

Small real estate law firm seeks to fill a full-time position for a Virginia lic...

Apply Now
JDJournal - Send Tips
Public Finance Associate Attorney

USA-WA-Seattle

Seattle office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks a public finan...

Apply Now
Complex Civil Litigation Associate Attorney

USA-NY-New York City

New York City office of boutique firm seeks associate attorney with 4-6 years of...

Apply Now
Mid-Senior level Corporate Capital Markets/Securities Associate Attorney

USA-IL-Chicago

Chicago office of a BCG Attorney Search Top Ranked Law Firm seeks mid-senior lev...

Apply Now
Dear Judged


Dear Your Honor,
Dear Judge,

Do you ever experience any physical danger in the courtroom?  You do deal with all those criminals, right? 

Sincerly,

Concerned Bailiff's Mommy



+ more Judged Dear
+ write to Your Honor
Law Firm NewsMakers


1.
News Corp. Considers Splitting

LawCrossing

The Attorney Profile column is sponsored by LawCrossing, America`s leading legal job site.

Summary: This is a great question. There are many factors that impact a candidate’s ability to lateral from an overseas law firm to a top U.S. law firm.
Search Jobs Direct from Employer Career Pages
 Keywords:
 Location:
 
JDJournal

Enter your email address and start getting breaking law firm and legal news right now!



Every Alert

Alert once a day

 

BCG Attorney Search

You may search for specific jobs or browse our job listings.

Locations:

(hold down ctrl to choose multiple)

Minimum Years of Experience:

Primary Area of Practice:

 Partner Level Job(s)

Search Now