Companies

Jefferson Government Relations of the District named John A. Schall vice president.

Deloitte Financial Advisory Services of the District named James H. Cottrell principal and Dennis M. Kiefer and John Lisciandro directors.

MulvannyG2 Architecture of Bellevue, Wash., named Valdis Ronis principal of its East Coast office in Washington.

IQ Solutions of Rockville named Edna Kane-Williams senior vice president, communications and social marketing.

Interface Multimedia of Silver Spring named Richard A. Christin senior project manager.

Government Contract Solutions of Vienna named Chuck Bowman vice president, industry division.

Media

AARP the Magazine of the District named George Blooston features editor for personal finance.

Real Estate

Marcus & Millichap of the District named Charles Blessing Jr. regional manager.

McShea & Co. of Reston named Brian Liss senior vice president.

Legal

Perkins Coie of the District named Michelle Fenty of counsel, licensing and technology group.

Latham & Watkins of Los Angeles named J. Scott Ballenger, Abid R. Qureshi, Paul F. Sheridan Jr. and Jennifer S. Van Driesen partners in its Washington office and J. Christian Word partner, Northern Virginia office.

Arent Fox of the District named Barbara Bettenhausen member, real estate group; Thomas Castiello member, real estate group; Craig Engle member, government relations group; Caroline English member, litigation group; David Hamill member, international group; Nancy Noonan counsel, international group; Murat Ozgu member, intellectual property group; Joseph Price member, litigation group; James Ravitz member, consumer product safety group; Allison Shuren member, health care group; and Savalle Sims member, litigation group.

Paley Rothman of Bethesda named Mark B. Bartram associate, estate planning and estate & trust administration groups; Bibi M. Berry associate, family law group; Marianne Kayan associate, tax, estate planning and business & commercial transactions groups; and Katharine O. Porwick associate, litigation and appellate groups.

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