Bride & Groom MOM Subscribe

Find Local

Capital Comment Blog > Power Players

Power Circuit

Washingtonian.com’s weekly roundup of hires and promotions on K Street and beyond

The new year means new jobs for these local lawyers and powerbrokers.

John Engler, a former three-term Michigan governor, is leaving his post as president and CEO of the National Association of Manufacturers to become president of Business Roundtable, an association of chief executive officers of US companies. Engler will begin his new role January 15.

John Dugan, who served as comptroller of the currency until earlier this year, will rejoin Covington & Burling as a partner. Dugan will lead the firm’s financial-institutions group.

SNR Denton welcomed Casey Sixkiller as a senior adviser in the firm’s Indian-law-and-tribal-representation practice. Sixkiller, who helped establish the Cherokee Nation’s Washington office, will also remain president of his firm, Sixkiller Consulting.

Piper Nieters Su has joined DLA Piper as of counsel in the firm’s health-care, public-policy, and regulatory group. She previously practiced at Patton Boggs.

Subscribe to Washingtonian
Follow Washingtonian on Twitter
 

More>> Capital Comment Blog | News & Politics | Party Photos

Read Next

Under the Bright Lights

Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus

Most Popular on Washingtonian

6 Great Swimming Holes Near Washington, DC

Meet the Guy Who's Protesting a Maryland Theater's Production of The Producers

10 Offbeat Date Ideas in Washington

These 12 Products Will Make Your Hot, Crowded Metro Commute So Much Better

15 Great Places to Eat at Rehoboth Beach

The Summer Drinking Quarterfinals: Dacha Beer Garden vs. Denizens Brewing Co.

The Summer Drinking Quarterfinals: Republic vs. Jack Rose Dining Saloon

8 Summer Restaurant Specials to Try Now

How to Quit Your Government Job and Start a Small Business