By The Hill Staff - 10/18/11 10:35 PM EDT
• Roetzel & Andress and The Abraham Group have merged. The law firm and the strategic consulting firm, respectively, will become Abraham & Roetzel. The new organization will be co-owned by the two firms and centered at Roetzel’s Washington, D.C., headquarters. They will also keep offices in Columbus, Ohio, and Tallahassee, Fla.
• Heather Sibbison, Suzanne Schaeffer and George Skibine have joined SNR Denton. The new hires are part of the firm’s Indian Law and Tribal Representation practice in Washington, D.C. Sibbison has served as counsel to the Assistant Attorney General for Environment and Natural Resources within the Justice Department. Schaeffer worked in the Interior Department as the assistant solicitor for environment, land and minerals. Skibine has served as the deputy assistant secretary for management (Indian Affairs) within the Interior Department and is an enrolled member of the Osage Nation of Oklahoma.