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Clyde & Co forms association in Chile

Global law firm Clyde & Co has entered into an association with Chilean firm Grasty Quintana Majlis giving it an on the ground presence in Chile for the first time. – The association will see the firms work together, refer work to one another, and provide a more integrated service for existing clients in the…

Dentons adds Chris Heller to Corporate team in Kansas City

Dentons, the world’s largest law firm, today announces that Chris Heller rejoins the Firm as a partner in the Corporate practice. Heller spent the past seven years as senior vice president and general counsel at Velocity Technology Solutions, a global cloud managed services company. – Heller has represented buyers and sellers in billions of dollars…

Dentons expands in Australasia with New Zealand launch

Dentons has launched a previously announced combination with Kensington Swan in New Zealand to further its Australasia growth strategy. – Along with previous combinations in Australia and Papua New Guinea, the launch strengthens the foundation for Dentons to become the preeminent global law firm in Australasia and positions Dentons as the largest global law firm in…

Dentons adds Corporate partner Linda Parkis in Phoenix

Dentons, the world’s largest law firm, today announces that Linda R. Parkis joins as a partner in the Corporate practice. She serves a wide range of clients, including insurance companies, equity investors, real estate developers, charter schools, hospitals and builders with their corporate and real estate needs. She is resident in the Firm’s Phoenix office….

Keystone grows shipping team with hire of dispute resolution specialist

Keystone Law is delighted to announce that it has expanded its shipping team to 16 partner level lawyers with the appointment of Richard Johnson-Brown from international firm Watson Farley & Williams. – Based in Greece since 2010, Richard is an experienced litigator, specialising in shipping disputes, including shipbuilding, ship sale, charterparty and bill of lading…

Keystone welcomes ten new lawyers to the firm

To start the new decade we’re delighted to announce the arrival of ten high-profile lawyers across multiple practice areas further strengthening our offering of legal services.

London Corporate Partner Christopher Field Named to The Lawyer’s Hot 100

Dechert corporate partner Christopher Field has been named to The Lawyer’s “Hot 100”, an annual listing of individual lawyers described by the publication as “the most daring, innovative and creative” in the UK. Honorees are selected for making a significant contribution to the profession in the previous year.  – Mr. Field represented clients in a…

Dechert Welcomes Financial Restructuring Partner Solomon J. Noh in London

Dechert has announced today that Solomon J. Noh joins the firm’s financial restructuring practice as a partner based in London.* – Mr. Noh represents sophisticated investment managers in financial restructurings, financings, and mergers and acquisitions. In particular, Mr. Noh has had leading roles, on the creditor side, in many of the largest bank restructurings in…

White & Case Partner Appointed Queen's Counsel

Global law firm White & Case LLP international arbitration partner Andrew de Lotbinière McDougall has been appointed Queen’s Counsel (QC) by Her Majesty the Queen on the advice of the Lord Chancellor, Robert Buckland QC MP, following recommendation by the independent Queen’s Counsel Selection Panel.  – “Congratulations to Andrew on this significant achievement,” said White…

White & Case Partner Pens Award-Winning Article

The editors of the American Bar Association publication Probate & Property have selected the article “REAdy to Draft and Amend REAs? Pointers for New Developments and Redevelopments,” co-authored by White & Case partner Ruth A. Schoenmeyer (Chicago), among the winners of its 2019 Excellence in Writing Awards. The article was named “Best Practical Use Article”…