Chesapeake (CHK +0.6%) hires James Webb as its new, full-time legal counsel as it tries to...

|About: Chesapeake Energy Corporation (CHK)|By:, SA News Editor

Chesapeake (CHK +0.6%) hires James Webb as its new, full-time legal counsel as it tries to recover from damaging reports about controversial land deals in Michigan and CEO Aubrey McClendon's personal loans. Webb has been a longtime partner in Oklahoma's largest law firm; maybe he'll know how to tell Aubrey "no."