Don Currin is Managing Director of Strategic Markets and Growth, based in Los Angeles. Don focuses on global lateral partner expansion across all markets and practices. He joined Paul Hastings in 2003 and, through 2008, supported the firm's opening and development in Paris, Milan, Frankfurt, and Chicago. Since 2008, Don has facilitated the strategy and process of lateral partners joining Paul Hastings, working alongside the firm's Chair and Global Managing Partners. Prior to joining, Don spent 25 years at Andersen, where he pioneered key elements in marketing within the professional services industry. He focused on positioning and creating a market preference for Andersen. Don held a number of leadership responsibilities across the Americas during his 13 years as a partner, and his last role was Managing Partner of Global Brand for Arthur Andersen. Don is a CPA and received his BA with majors in Accounting, Marketing and Real Estate from the University of Georgia.