New York Governor Andrew Cuomo appointed nine to be Associate Justices on the New York Supreme Court, Appellate Division
 
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett announced that David Blass, a former associate general counsel at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, joined the firm as a partner in its Washington, DC office.
 
Loeb & Loeb LLP announced that Mitchell Nussbaum, former Managing Partner of the firm’s New York, NY office, has been promoted to Vice Chair of the firm. 

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