Paul Weiss Adds Partner From SEC’s Enforcement Division

June 4, 2008

The deputy director of the Securities and Exchange Commission's enforcement division is joining Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison as a partner. Walter G. Ricciardi had been second-in-command at the SEC's enforcement group since 2005. At Paul Weiss, he will be part of the firm's securities litigation and white-collar crime practices.