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Aaditya International - Project PAPL

Aaditya International is one of the leading firms based out of New Delhi, specializing in providing M&A advisory for Small and Mid Cap companies. – Founded by executives with extensive investment banking experience, AI today has a broad network of partners across the globe with a great team of professional experts in mergers and acquisitions….

Aaditya International - Project SRPL

Aaditya International is one of the leading firms based out of New Delhi, specializing in providing M&A advisory for Small and Mid Cap companies. – Founded by executives with extensive investment banking experience, AI today has a broad network of partners across the globe with a great team of professional experts in mergers and acquisitions….

Tommaso Tosi Joins White & Case as a Partner in Milan

Global law firm White & Case LLP has expanded its Global Mergers & Acquisitions Practice with the addition of Tommaso Tosi as a new partner in Milan. – “White & Case has an excellent reputation in the Italian market as a leading advisor on M&A and capital markets deals, and our ambition is to continue…

Sir Cliff Richard wins privacy claim

Sir Cliff Richard has won his claim for misuse of private information against the BBC. – Mr Justice Mann awarded Sir Cliff substantial damages of £210,000 and found that the live broadcast of a police raid on the singers home was sensationalist, and constituted a serious invasion of privacy.

CMS strengthens compliance practice with Dr Rainer Runte

Dr Rainer Runte, a director of Fresenius Medical Care AG & Co. KGaA for many years, is joining CMS with effect from 1 June 2018. Dr Runte will work as of counsel in the Corporate practice area at the Frankfurt/Main and Munich offices, where he will primarily focus on compliance and corporate governance matters. –…

Kirkland & Ellis Opens Dallas Office

Kirkland & Ellis LLP announced today that it is expanding with the opening of an office in Dallas — the Firm’s ninth in the United States, second in Texas and 14th worldwide. Kirkland’s Dallas office will be located in Bank of America Plaza, 901 Main Street. – “Kirkland has established a powerful presence in Texas…

Ex-OFAC Director Jumps to Morrison & Foerster

“I needed a firm with a global reach to match the global impact of U.S. economic sanctions,” said Morrison & Foerster partner John E. Smith on why he joined the firm. Read more about Mr. Smith’s decision to join MoFo and his career at the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control…

Real Estate Team Joins Dechert in Dubai

Dechert LLP has strengthened its Middle East offering with the hires of real estate partner Stephen Kelly and national partner Sarah Mahood. – Mr. Kelly is a distinguished practitioner specializing in real estate development and hospitality, particularly within the Middle East, with experience in advising with respect to the full array of development, hospitality and…

Leading Product Liability and Mass Torts Team Joins Dechert

In one of its largest lateral team acquisitions to date, Dechert LLP has added a 29-strong team of one of the premier U.S. product liability and mass torts litigation groups, including three additional new partners, nine counsel and six associates. The new lawyers join market-leaders Sheila Birnbaum, Mark Cheffo and Douglas Fleming, III, who started…

Wayne Stansfield Named Managing Partner of Reed Smith’s Philadelphia Office

“Wayne is the ideal leader for Reed Smith’s Philadelphia office,” said Sandy Thomas, Reed Smith’s global managing partner. “He brings enthusiasm and energy to this new role, and has the confidence and respect of the management team and of lawyers and staff in the office. We look forward to having Wayne on the firm’s global…