By Emily Lever (May 23, 2022, 4:35 PM EDT) — Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP has named a veteran cybersecurity partner as the new leader for its 10-year-old Chicago office, the firm announced Monday.
Liisa Thomas, who co-leads the firm’s privacy and cybersecurity practice, is the second-ever managing partner for the office, which was led since its founding in 2012 by Larry Eppley. Thomas takes over the 80-strong office as it’s about to move into a new space, she said.
“I am honored to lead the Chicago office,” Thomas said in a statement. “It is an exciting time here. We’re celebrating 10 successful years this summer, and we’ve outgrown our…