Defense Attorneys hired by BP and gang

BP has hired Akerman Senterfitt, Florida’s largest law firm with offices in Tampa, Miami, as well as New York, Los Angeles and other cities across the country.

Cameron International, maker of the failed blowout preventer, has hired Greenberg Traurig, that state’s second largest firm—an international law firm with 1,775 attorneys and governmental affairs professionals in 32 locations across the United States

Halliburton Energy Services, which pumped cement at the well, has hired Broad and Cassel, an international firm which is headquartered in Orlando.