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Fried Frank Expands Mergers and Acquisitions Practice in Europe, Welcomes Partner Ian Lopez in London

Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP announced today that Ian Lopez will join the Firm as a partner in the Firm’s Mergers and Acquisitions and Private Equity Practice. He will be based in the London office. – Mr. Lopez has extensive experience advising on public mergers and acquisitions (both recommended and hostile transactions), private…

Accomplished Antitrust Litigator Joins Freshfields from the Department of Justice

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer US LLP (“Freshfields”) announced today that Andrew (“Andy”) J. Ewalt, former Counsel to the Director of Litigation of the Antitrust Division of the US Department of Justice (“DOJ”), has joined as a partner in the firm’s global antitrust litigation practice. Andy’s appointment will bolster the firm’s US antitrust litigation offering in Washington,…

Mollie Stoker joins DWF as General Counsel

Mollie will join DWF in January from Suntory Beverage and Food Europe where she is Director of Business Development with responsibility for M&A in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. She was General Counsel for Lucozade Ribena Suntory from 2014 to 2017. Prior to joining Lucozade Mollie worked for more than a decade in private…

DWF announces exclusive association with Wood, Smith, Henning and Berman LLP

International legal business DWF today announces it has agreed to an exclusive association with US law firm Wood, Smith, Henning & Berman LLP (WSHB). WSHB is a Los Angeles headquartered firm with 22 offices across the United States. It has 56 partners and 250 lawyers and generated gross revenue of $81m in its last financial…

DWF marks Australian expansion with Sydney launch

Almost 200 clients, associates and DWF people attended the Quay Restaurant on Sydney Harbour to network and raise a glass in celebration. – An innovator in the international legal sector, UK-headquartered DWF has established a strong presence in the Australian market since the business expanded into Sydney in January 2017, following the acquisition of global…

Nirangjan Nagarajah Joins White & Case as a Partner in Melbourne

Global law firm White & Case LLP has expanded its Global Mergers & Acquisitions Practice with the addition of Nirangjan Nagarajah as a new partner in Melbourne. – “Our ambition in Australia, where we have swiftly been recognized as a leading firm for infrastructure and project finance, is to advise our clients on their most…

Martin Järvengren Rejoins White & Case as a Partner in Stockholm

Global law firm White & Case LLP has expanded its Global Mergers & Acquisitions Practice with the addition of Martin Järvengren as a new partner in Stockholm. – “There is increased activity in all areas of financial institutions M&A in the Nordic region, where our ambition is to continue expanding our role advising clients on…

Greenberg Traurig Brings In Ex-Knobbe Martens IP Pro

Andrew Schwaab is featured and Ian Ballon is quoted in a Law360 article titled “Greenberg Traurig Brings In Ex-Knobbe Martens IP Pro.” Elizabeth Valentina and Gretchen Ramos are also mentioned in the article.

Richard Frye Returns to Weil as Partner in Dallas Office

International law firm Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP announced today that Richard (“Rick”) Frye has rejoined the Firm as a partner in the Firm’s global Private Equity practice and is based in the Dallas office. – “Rick’s significant experience in private equity ranges across many types of transactions and spans a wide variety of industries,”…

Simmons & Simmons re-elects Jeremy Hoyland as managing partner

International law firm Simmons & Simmons has today announced the re-election of Jeremy Hoyland for his third term as managing partner. – Since joining the firm as a trainee in 1989, Jeremy has worked in the firm’s Hong Kong and London offices and held several management roles. He was first elected as managing partner in…