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Full Story The Firm is representing PSAV, a Blackstone portfolio company, in its pending acquisition of Encore Event Technologies, a global provider of event technology, staging and production services.
Full Story Greenberg Traurig was ranked as number one in the Mergermarket Global & Regional M&A Report 2018 with respect to the value of M&A transactions handled in Poland in 2018.
Full Story Haynes and Boone, LLP is proud to announce the promotion to counsel of 10 lawyers from the firm’s Austin, Dallas, Houston, New York and Richardson offices.
Full Story The new office marks the 22nd for Dentons in Latin America and the Caribbean, but Norton Rose says market conditions in Venezuela are challenging.
Full Story Mona Dajani said that, while Baker McKenzie is larger, Pillsbury was more focused on the type of project finance work she handles.
Full Story Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani welcomes the addition of 20 attorneys who will join the Environmental/Toxic Tort practice group in its Dallas, Los Angeles and St. Louis offices.
Full Story Tom Morante said Kaufman's agility as a midsize firm and its national platform made it a perfect fit for his practice.
Full Story Andrew Heiring has joined Faegre Baker Daniels as part of the construction and real estate group in the firm’s Minneapolis office.
Full Story BakerHostetler has announced the addition of Eulonda G. Skyles to its privacy and data protection team
Full Story Allen & Overy (A&O) has made two senior appointments to its advanced delivery unit in an attempt to coordinate efforts among the firm’s multiple innovation groups.
Full Story Reed Smith has advised biochemicals company METabolic EXplorer on the creation of its subsidiary METEX NØØVISTA
Full Story K&L Gates strengthens its energy, infrastructure and resources team with the appointment of Matt Baumgurtel as a partner in its Sydney office.
Full Story Morrison & Foerster has announced that Oliver s’Jacob has joined the firm’s London office as a partner in its global Private Equity Real Estate practice.
Full Story Hybrid Virtual Firm Rimon Law Opens in China with Shenzhen Base
Full Story Nixon Peabody CWL partners C.Y. Ho and Patrick Lee have been approved as China-Appointed Attesting Officers (CAAO) by the Ministry of Justice of the Peoples Republic of China.
Full Story Dentons has advised Orbis with a tender offer issued by its majority shareholder AccorHotels to purchase all outstanding shares in its share capital
Full Story Robinson & Cole has added Offices in Philly, Wilmington
Full Story Fisher Phillips has announced the addition of Suzy E. Lee as an associate in its Los Angeles office.
Full Story Simpson Thacher has represented underwriters in $500 Million senior Notes registered offering by ORIX
Full Story Seyfarth Shaw LLP has announced the promotion of 24 of the firm’s lawyers to partners across ten offices and six practice departments, effective January 1, 2019
Full Story Mayer Brown has announced that leading derivatives and fintech attorney Matthew Kluchenek has joined the firm as a partner
Full Story Baker Botts L.L.P. has expanded its award winning Tax Practice with the addition of Jon Feldhammer
Full Story GrayRobinson has announced former United States Congressman Dennis Ross has joined the Florida-based law firm as of-counsel in its Lakeland office
Full Story Drinker Biddle & Reath LLP is bolstering its litigation capabilities with the addition of partner Paul J. Riehle to its Litigation Group.
Full Story Carlton Fields has announced that Yelena Abalmazova Chan has joined the firm’s Atlanta office as a real estate attorney.
Full Story Baker McKenzie has announced the addition of market leading legal business professionals D. Casey Flaherty and Jae Um
Full Story Orrick has announced the addition of partner Matthew Gemello, M&A advisor to leading global technology companies
Full Story Baker McKenzie has advised Global Solar Firm REC on its SGD 585 million sale-and-leaseback deal
Full Story Baker McKenzie has advised Evergrande Health Industry Group Limited on its acquisition of 51% stake in National Electric Vehicle Sweden AB
Full Story White & Case LLP has advised Deutsche Pfandbriefbank AG as lender, lead manager and mandated lead arranger on the granting of a €500 million loan for Vonovia SE.
Full Story DLA Piper has strengthened its Corporate and Finance offering with the appointment of Philip Lee as a partner in its Corporate practice, based in Singapore.
Full Story Karol Laskowski has become head of the Intellectual Property, Technology and Communication Practice of the Dentons Warsaw office at the beginning of this year.
Full Story Dentons adds another Latin America office as Norton Rose exits Venezuela
Full Story DLA Piper has advised The China Navigation Company on its agreement with Hamburg Süd to acquire their bulk shipping business
Full Story A Dentons team led by Corporate partners Jeff Haidet and Kristen Beystehner, has advised Emart, Korea’s largest retailer, in its acquisition of US food retailer Good Food Holdings
Full Story Matthew Gemello, former chairman of the Baker McKenzie’s North America corporate and securities practice, is the latest in Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe's string of lateral hires.
Full Story Baker McKenzie has advised EQT Mid Market Asia in its acquisition of a 40% interest in China Shine
Full Story Morrison & Foerster is set to recruit another partner from Reed Smith to help with the launch of its London real estate practice
Full Story Baker McKenzie Belgium is one of the Founding Members of the Legal Diversity & Inclusion Alliance in Belgium
Full Story Global law firm White & Case LLP has advised Wilma Europe Holding BV on the sale of its majority stake in Wilma Immobilien GmbH
Full Story Latham & Watkins has advised Via Célere, a Spanish residential property developer owned by investment firm Värde Partners, has acquired the land bank assets of Aelca
Full Story Allen & Overy has appointed banking partner and former managing partner contender Andrew Trahair as the first head of the firm’s consulting and technology division, Advanced Delivery.
Full Story Ropes & Gray has advised a South African investoron the indirect acquisition and financing of One Bartholomew Lane in the City of London
Full Story Skadden is advising L’Occitane International S.A. in connection with its contemplated purchase of the Elemis Group for $900 million.
Full Story The Atlanta-based firm continues its expansion into the Northeast with several hires in Pennsylvania and a new Pittsburgh office.
Full Story Rafael Villalobos Jr. moves to Buchanan, which he says will help him continue to expand the ways he can provide service to his clients.
Full Story Dentons, the world’s largest law firm, today announced that principal Eric Tanenblatt has joined the board of directors of Points of Light, which provides expertise to the organization’s mission in inspiring and mobilizing change throughout the world.
Full Story Jones Day has announced that Andrew Rankine has joined the Firm's Intellectual Property Practice as a partner in the Sydney Office.
Full Story Katten and Katten UK has assisted FinTech company Capify in its efforts to secure a multimillion-pound credit facility from Goldman Sachs to support Capify's growth in the UK and Australian markets.
Full Story U.S. Supreme Court ruled that a court should decide whether an exception to the federal arbitration law applies before arbitration can proceed.
Full Story Baker Botts has achieved a major litigation victory on behalf of Marathon Oil UK LLC in the English Court of Appeal.
Full Story Baker Botts has achieved a major litigation victory on behalf of Marathon Oil UK LLC in the English Court of Appeal.
Full Story Dentons has announced the hire of Carsten Steinhauer to establish and lead the German Desk in Italy.
Full Story Dentons Brussels welcomes Nicoleta Tuominen as a senior associate
Full Story Ropes & Gray has advised biopharmaceutical firm CANbridge Pharmaceuticals Inc. in an exclusive licensing agreement in China with GC Pharma
Full Story Dorsey & Whitney LLP has announced today that Anthony P. Badaracco has joined the Firm’s Commercial Litigation Group as Of Counsel in Dorsey’s New York office.
Full Story Dorsey & Whitney LLP has announced today that Megan J. Houdeshel has joined the Firm’s Regulatory Affairs Group in Salt Lake City as a Partner.
Full Story A Blank Rome team has represented Churchill Capital Corp. in its merger agreement with Clarivate Analytics
Full Story North Carolina-based firm Brock & Scott broke state and federal law in its pursuit of a Fort Lauderdale woman's debt.
Full Story Sidley has represented Yuhan Corporation in its licensing and collaboration agreement with Gilead Sciences, Inc.
Full Story Eric Emanuel's retirement from Quinn Emanuel leaves managing partner John Quinn as the last of the founding partners still practicing at the 800-lawyer firm.
Full Story Duane Morris attorney Richard L. Thurston, Ph.D., has been elected to the US-Taiwan Business Council board of directors
Full Story Michelle Movahed, director of McCarter & English’s award-winning pro bono program, has been elevated to partner.
Full Story Darryl A. Wilson and Alexander Bondurant have joined the Adams and Reese as Associates
Full Story Littler has announced that Ellen Storch has joined as a shareholder in its growing Melville, New York, office
Full Story Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom has agreed to pay a settlement for the investigation into whether its work for a Russia-aligned Ukrainian government violated lobbying laws.
Full Story Kansas City, Missouri-based Lathrop Gage has hired seven toxic and mass tort lawyers in Dallas and Los Angeles
Full Story Littler has announced that Ellen Storch has joined as a shareholder in its growing Melville, New York, office, which has added eight attorneys.
Full Story Orrick has announced today Michael Masri has joined the firm as a tax partner in our New York office.
Full Story Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver & Jacobson LLP has announced that it has elected ten new partners and promoted eight new special counsel, effective March 1, 2019.
Full Story Dentons Canada has announced the addition of Kevin Rooney, Alex Farcas and Ora Wexler as the newest additions to the Firm’s Corporate group.
Full Story Arent Fox LLP has announced the expansion of its Complex Litigation practice with the addition of Partner J. H. Jennifer Lee in San Francisco.
Full Story Hanson Bridgett LLP has announced that Noel Cook has joined the firm as a partner in its intellectual property practice
Full Story Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP has advised private equity investor Ardian and its portfolio company d&b audiotechnik on an increase of their existing syndicated loan financing
Full Story HFW is launching an Australian employment practice with the hire of an eight-lawyer team from Dentons.
Full Story Davis Polk is advising J.P. Morgan Securities LLC as financial adviser to Fiserv, Inc. in connection with its approximately $22 billion acquisition of First Data Corporation.
Full Story Sidley represented Yuhan Corporation in its licensing agreement with Janssen, a division of Johnson & Johnson, for the development, manufacturing and commercialization of lazertinib, a non-small cell lung cancer drug candidate. Janssen agreed to pay Yuhan $50 million in upfront money with the potential for significant milestone and royalty payments that could amount to the total of $1.25 billion if the drug earns regulatory approval.
Full Story Lewis Brisbois announces the arrival of Deborah K. Flynn to our Seattle office as a partner in our Workers’ Compensation Practice. Ms. Flynn is a trial attorney with over 26 years of experience handling all aspects of litigation including discovery, mediation, trials at the administrative Board of Industrial Insurance Appeals level, jury and bench trials in the State of Washington Superior Courts, and appeals before the Washington State Courts of Appeal.
Full Story King & Spalding has continued its lateral partner hiring spree by recruiting bond lawyer Matt Nichols from Parker Poe Adams & Bernstein after adding Aaron Lipson from the SEC and, earlier this week, Pete Robinson from Troutman Sanders.
Full Story K&L Gates LLP has strengthened its data privacy, intellectual property/technology transactions, and cybersecurity practices through the addition of a team of lawyers in its Chicago office. Partners Daniel L. Farris and Christopher L. Hines and associates Joe McClendon and Nicole Poulos join K&L Gates from Fox Rothschild LLP.
Full Story Arent Fox LLP is pleased to announce the expansion of its Complex Litigation practice with the addition of Partner J. H. Jennifer Lee in San Francisco.
Full Story Kelley Drye and Warren LLP has announced that Jim Carr has been re-elected chair of the firm effective January 1, for a second four-year term. Jim was first elected chair as part of the firm’s strategic plan in 2015.
Full Story hite & Case LLP has expanded its Global International Arbitration Practice with the arrival of Silvia Marchili as a partner who will focus on the Houston market and be based in due course in Miami.
Full Story Blank Rome has continued its hiring spree, adding a three-lawyer group in Washington, D.C., to its energy practice.
Full Story Kevin Anderson has joined Duane Morris’ intellectual property practice group as partner in Washington, D.C., from Wiley Rein
Full Story Alston & Bird, Troutman Sanders, Smith Gambrell & Russell and eight other firms further show Atlanta-based firms are promoting large classes of lawyers to partner.
Full Story Orrick has announced the promotion of 17 lawyers to the firm’s partnership, effective January 1, 2019.
Full Story Orrick has announced that Michael Masri has joined the firm as a tax partner in our New York office.
Full Story Dentons’ Banking and Finance team in Warsaw advised Santander Bank Polska S.A. on a €42 million and PLN 60 million financing granted to Galtair
Full Story Bond, Schoeneck & King has announced that seven attorneys have been elected as members (partners) of the firm.
Full Story Bracewell LLP has announced today that Stephen L. Braga has joined the firm’s Washington, DC office as a partner to lead the firm’s white collar defense practice.
Full Story Simpson Thacher has represents underwriters in $500 Million Debt offering by FedEx
Full Story King & Spalding has brought on Joel McElvain, a former senior U.S. Department of Justice official who resigned last year
Full Story Cahill announces election of eight new counsel
Full Story Sullivan & Cromwell, Simpson Thacher & Bartlett and Latham & Watkins are playing lead roles in the planned merger of financial services technology provider Fiserv and First Data Corp.
Full Story Mayer Brown has represented Nationwide, one of the largest providers of insurance and financial services products in the US, on its acquisition of E-Risk Services, LLC
Full Story Simpson Thacher has represented Testa in its EUR 1.9 billion financing in connection with a large portfolio of residential units located across Spain.
Full Story Dentons advised Immunic AG, a Munich-based biotech company, in a reverse merger with Vital Therapies, Inc
Full Story Kirkland & Ellis International LLP has announced that leading tax attorney David Irvine will join the Firm’s London office as a partner in the Tax Practice Group.
Full Story McGuireWoods has expanded its patent litigation capabilities with the addition of New York partners Benjamin Hsing, Wanda French-Brown and Irene Hudson.
Full Story King & Wood Mallesons (KWM) has announced the continued growth of the Hong Kong partnership with the addition of Ashley Wong, effective from 15 January 2019, and Wang Yu who will be joining in February.
Full Story Ice Miller LLP has annouunced the addition of Amanda Redick to the Firm’s Real Estate Group
Full Story Husch Blackwell has announced that 25 attorneys have been elected to the firm’s partnership, effective on January 1, 2019.
Full Story McDermott Will & Emery has hired partner Joseph K. Mulherin to advise clients on the increased litigation risks stemming from wage and hour and employment discrimination class actions.
Full Story Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright has today announced 46 partner promotions worldwide, these promotions become effective as of January 1, 2019.
Full Story KPMG opens Hong Kong law firm and prepares for Shanghai launch
Full Story Taylor Wessing has hired a seven-lawyer team, including two partners, from Bird & Bird in Paris.
Full Story Dentons Real Estate and Banking and Finance teams in Warsaw have advised Tristan Capital Partners and White Star Real Estate on the €86 million acquisition of a portfolio of five warehouses located in Poland.
Full Story White & Case LLP has strengthened its Governance, Disputes, Sanctions and Antitrust practices with the hiring of Ira Raphaelson as Senior Counsel in its Washington, DC and Chicago offices.
Full Story White & Case LLP acted as legal advisor to Yapı Kredi Bank on its inaugural offering of US$650 million Perpetual Fixed Rate Resettable Additional Tier 1 Notes.
Full Story Burr & Forman LLP recently represented Brentwood Associates, a leading middle-market private equity investment firm, in acquiring a majority interest in Afterburn Holdings, LLC, a leading Orangetheory® Fitness franchisee that operates 12 studios and oversees an additional eight studios in Houston, Texas.
Full Story Simpson Thacher represented the underwriters, led by Barclays Capital Inc., J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Mizuho Securities USA LLC and Santander Investment Securities Inc., in connection with the registered public offering by AerCap Ireland Capital DAC and AerCap Global Aviation Trust, subsidiaries of AerCap Holdings N.V. (“AerCap”), of $700 million aggregate principal amount of 4.45% Senior Notes due 2021 and $400 million aggregate principal amount of 4.875% Senior Notes due 2024.
Full Story Blank Rome LLP is pleased to announce that Partners Mark R. Haskell and Brett A. Snyder and Of Counsel George D. Billinson have joined the Firm’s Energy group in the Washington, D.C., office. Together, they bring exceptional experience advising clients on a wide breadth of energy industry-related matters involving regulation, compliance, enforcement, transactions, and litigation. Mark, Brett, and George join the Firm from Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP.
Full Story irkland & Ellis LLP is representing funds advised by Apax Partners, a global private equity firm, on its pending $200 million investment in Fractal Analytics, a global provider of AI to Fortune 500 companies. Founded in 2000, Fractal Analytics is a strategic analytics partner to Fortune 500 companies globally and helps companies power every human decision in the enterprise by bringing analytics and AI to the decision-making process. The transaction, which consists of a secondary stake acquired f
Full Story irkland & Ellis LLP is representing funds advised by Apax Partners, a global private equity firm, on its pending $200 million investment in Fractal Analytics, a global provider of AI to Fortune 500 companies. Founded in 2000, Fractal Analytics is a strategic analytics partner to Fortune 500 companies globally and helps companies power every human decision in the enterprise by bringing analytics and AI to the decision-making process. The transaction, which consists of a secondary stake acquired f
Full Story Barbara T. Sicalides, partner with Pepper Hamilton LLP and head of the Antitrust Section of the firm’s Trial and Dispute Resolution Practice Group, was quoted in the January 10, 2019 Law360 article, "Airline Merger Trial Preparing for Takeoff in Bankruptcy Court."
Full Story Cleary Gottlieb is representing BofA Merrill Lynch as financial advisor to First Data in the company’s acquisition by Fiserv Inc.
Full Story O’Melveny represented First Light Diagnostics in the completion of an oversubscribed US$8.25 million Series A-2 financing
Full Story Michael Shepard has left Hogan Lovells to join King & Spalding.
Full Story Barclay Damon announces David Glasel, of counsel, has rejoined the firm
Full Story Cahill has represented the lead arrangers in connection with an amendment to increase ProPetro Holding Corp.’s existing asset-based loan facility to $300,000,000
Full Story Cahill has represented the lead arrangers in connection with a $960,000,000 first lien term loan and a $275,000,000 second lien term loan for ConvergeOne Holdings, Inc
Full Story Epstein Becker Green (EBG) has announced that James J. Oh has joined as a Member of the Firm in the Employment, Labor & Workforce Management practice, in its Chicago office
Full Story LATHAM ADVISES INDEPENDENT DIRECTORS OF THE BOARD OF FIRST DATA CORPORATION IN MERGER WITH FISERV
Full Story Pillsbury has welcomed Gavin Watson as partner in its London office.
Full Story Taylor English Duma LLP has announced the addition of Michael Johnston as a partner in the Intellectual Property Practice Group focusing on patent prosecution.
Full Story Dickinson Wright PLLC has announced that Attorney Jordan Rauch has joined the firm’s Columbus office as Of Counsel.
Full Story Norton Rose Fulbright has announced that Kristin G. Caid, a prominent healthcare finance lawyer, has joined the global law firm as a partner in its Denver office
Full Story Whiteford Taylor & Preston has announced continued expansion in Richmond with the addition of a highly regarded group of corporate and real estate attorneys, including partners Katja H. Hill and John C. Selbach, and associates Jonathan Jones and Nicole K. Scott.
Full Story Morrison & Foerster’s New York office has gained two new executive compensation and tax partners from Davis Polk & Wardwell.
Full Story Bracewell LLP represented PreCheck, Inc.in its sale to Cisive
Full Story GrayRobinson has acquired Eris Group giving Orlando-based GrayRobinson its first outpost outside Florida.
Full Story Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP has represented Garrison Investment Group and Onyx Equities, LLC in connection with a multi-phased transaction to form a four-party joint venture with Taconic Capital Advisors L.P. and Axonic Capital LLC to acquire and finance most of Gateway Center in Newark, New Jersey.
Full Story Robinson+Cole has announced the election of seven new partners, effective January 1, 2019
Full Story Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP has announced that Stéphane Eljarrat is joining the firm as a partner in our National Litigation Group
Full Story Gregory Guice is joining McGuireWoods as a senior vice president on its federal public-affairs team.
Full Story Haynes and Boone finance partner Craig Unterberg is the firm’s new office managing partner in New York
Full Story White & Case LLP has advised Salesforce.org on its acquisition of roundCorner
Full Story Dechert’s former Dubai co-managing partner Gavin Watson has left the firm for Pillsbury
Full Story DLA Piper has advised global technology solutions provider Avnet, Inc. on its acquisition of privately-held Softweb Solutions, Inc.
Full Story Craig Martin is assuming a leadership role at Jenner & Block
Full Story Kirkland continues London push with Weil Gotshal partner hire
Full Story Dentons has advised Eurus Energy Group, a leading Japanese renewable energy company, on the acquisition of six operational wind farms in the Netherlands
Full Story Former Tennessee Department of Commerce Assistant General Counsel, Assistant Attorney General joins regulatory & government relations practice
Full Story Public finance lawyer Derrick Mitchell left Bracewell's Houston office to join Florida-based Holland & Knight.
Full Story Dan Cohen has taken his higher education practice, representing universities in Title IX and sexual misconduct matters, to Nelson Mullins.
Full Story Associate, Bridget Steele, was recently profiled and interviewed by Buffalo Business First as part of its “Emerging Attorney” series.
Full Story Additional members, associates and staff bring engineering, in-house general counsel, film directing and military pilot experience to Indianapolis office. Additional members, associates and staff bring engineering, in-house general counsel, film directing and military pilot experience to Indianapolis office.
Full Story U.S. subsidiaries of Chinese oil company Sinopecwon their bid to quash subpoenas from an investment company seeking to enforce a $21 million award after an Oklahoma federal judge determined that ongoing court proceedings in Hong Kong and Beijing should be resolved first.
Full Story Christina Sanders joined the corporate transactional practice at Thompson & Knight, where she spent five and a half years representing businesses and private equity firms doing deals and creating funds.
Full Story Zix Corporation announced it has reached an agreement to acquire 100% of the outstanding equity securities of AppRiver, LLC from Marlin Equity Partners, a technology-focused private equity firm, for $275 million in cash.
Full Story K&L Gates LLP added Rebecca M. Schaefer as a health care partner in the Research Triangle Park office. She joins the firm after serving as associate university counsel and health care practice group leader at The University of North Carolina (UNC)-Chapel Hill.
Full Story Robert J. Symon, a partner in the firm’s Washington, D.C. office, has been selected as a Fellow of the Construction Lawyers Society of America (CLSA).
Full Story Former NY Health Care GC Salvatore J. Russo Joins Fox
Full Story Jackson Walker’s Dallas Office Welcomes Greta Cowart and Kal Grant to ERISA and Wealth Planning Groups
Full Story Former Connecticut Associate Supreme Court Justice Joette Katz Joins Shipman & Goodwin
Full Story Fried Frank Welcomes Leading REIT Duo Stuart A. Barr and Cameron N. Cosby
Full Story Top Government Contracts Lawyer Jason Workmaster Joins Miller & Chevalier
Full Story BakerHostetler has announced the addition of a seasoned business and employment litigation attorney as a partner in its Costa Mesa office. Daniel F. Lula joins the firm from Payne & Fears LLP.
Full Story Watson Farley & Williams (“WFW”) is expanding its corporate practice in Paris with the hire of new Partner Thomas Rabain.
Full Story BakerHostetler has announced the addition of Teresa M. Goody to its Washington, D.C. office
Full Story Whiteford Taylor & Preston has announced that Joseph R. “Ricky” Lefft has joined the firm.
Full Story Shumaker, Loop & Kendrick has announced that Patrick B. Horne has joined the firm’s Charlotte, North Carolina office as a partner in the Intellectual Property practice.
Full Story Loeb & Loeb Expands Cross-Border Corporate Team with Addition of Hong Kong Partner Rose Zhu
Full Story Ann Becchina and Ron Aizen join Morrison & Foerster in New York, bringing significant experience to the firm’s Compensation Group
Full Story Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP has advised the commercial lenders and institutional investors on a €2.2 billion refinancing of a portion of the Tours-Bordeaux SEA high-speed line concessionaire’s (LISEA) debt
Full Story O’Melveny has represented longtime client Coller in connection with a new US$1 billion fund arrangement with Bahrain-based investment adviser Investcorp.
Full Story Global law firm K&L Gates LLP is pleased to be one of the founding members of the Legal Diversity & Inclusion Alliance (LDIA), a collective effort by several law firms in Belgium.
Full Story Dentons has advised Dutch company Royal Reesink on the acquisition of Germany’s AM Group
Full Story Polsinelli welcomes Shareholder Jeanna Palmer Gunville to its national Health Care Department
Full Story Nextera Energy attorney James Dawson has jumped to Holland & Knight, where he will be a partner based out of the firm’s West Palm Beach office.
Full Story Cravath Swaine & Moore is advising PG&E on the Chapter 11 reorganization the company.
Full Story Mayer Brown has advised the Connecticut Port Authority (CPA) on its agreement with an affiliate of Gateway Terminal (Gateway) for the long-term operation of the State Pier in New London, Connecticut.
Full Story Kirkland & Ellis LLP has counseled an affiliate of The Carlyle Group in a strategic equity investment in Crimson Midstream Holdings, LLC
Full Story Pillsbury lawyers has advised San Diego-based Vital Therapies, Inc. in an agreement under which Vital Therapies is expected to acquire Immunic AG in exchange for shares of Vital Therapies in an all-stock transaction.
Full Story Davis Polk has advised an ad hoc group of Ultra Petroleum Corp. noteholders in connection with a private notes exchange
Full Story Arthur Cox has announced the appointment of five new partners at its Dublin office
Full Story Arthur Cox has announced the appointment of five new partners at its Dublin office
Full Story Jackson Walker has announced the addition of Greta Cowart and Kal Grant as partners in the Dallas office.
Full Story FisherBroyles, LLP, has announced the addition of Weatherly Ralph Emans as a partner in the firm’s Boston office and to its Private Investment Funds practice group.
Full Story Kleinberg Kaplan has announced the promotions of four lawyers, Maurice Collada III, Neil Dubnoff, and Uri Rosenwasser were named partners and Dorothy Cannetti was named senior counsel.
Full Story Calfee, Halter & Griswold LLP has announced that Jennifer W. Colvin has joined the firm’s Cincinnati office as Senior Counsel in its Labor and Employment practice group.
Full Story Rudy Salo, a public and project finance partner at Nixon Peabody LLP, has been appointed co-chair of the influential e4 Mobility Alliance
Full Story Baker McKenzie has acted as lead representation to Swiss chemical group Sika in the context of its binding offer for the acquisition of Parex
Full Story Financial services lawyer Douglas Youngman has joined Holland & Knight as a partner in the firm's New York office. Read more: https://www.hklaw.com/news/holland-knight-expands-financial-services-practice-with-addition-of-douglas-youngman-in-new-york-01-14-2019/
Full Story Robert Weekes has joined Crowell & Moring to manage and oversee the expansion of its London office.
Full Story Former Herbert Smith Freehills CEO Sonya Leydecker, is working with the magic circle firm's litigation practice
Full Story GrayRobinson has announced it has acquired Washington, DC based lobbying firm Eris Group, LLC, effective on February 1.
Full Story Wilson Elser and the Motor Transport Association of Connecticut ) have joined forces to make the firm’s Transportation practice more available to Connecticut trucking industry.
Full Story K&L Gates has appointed leading construction and infrastructure lawyer Simon Ashworth as a partner in its Sydney office
Full Story Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP has advised NuCom on the acquisition of a majority stake in Aroundhome.
Full Story Vedder Price has announced that Dean N. Gerber, longtime Global Transportation Finance Shareholder, Board and Executive Committee Member, will depart the firm in April 2019 to become General Counsel of ORIX Aviation
Full Story Founder Wayne Outten will cede managing partner duties to class action litigator Adam Klein, as part of a succession plan the employment firm dubbed “O&G 2.0.”
Full Story 13 partners had left the Boston office of the Biglaw firm LeClairRyan, comes word that the firm has lost even more attorneys. This time the defectors a group of corporate and real estate attorney from the Richmond office. Partners Katja Hill and John Selbach, senior counsel Grant Grayson, and associates Jonathan Jones and Nicole Scott have left for Whiteford Taylor Preston.
Full Story Jasmine Vu has joined the firm’s Denver office as an associate in the Business Transactions practice group.
Full Story Jeffrey Tom has joined the firm’s Los Angeles office as an associate in the Intellectual Property practice group.
Full Story Eckert Seamans is pleased to welcome associates Nicole J. Cocozza, Amanda C. Scafidi, and Carson M. Shea to the firm’s Boston office and Litigation Division.
Full Story A junior - mid-level Associate is needed for a prominent Midwest law firm in Chicago.
Full Story Derrick Mitchell, public finance attorney with almost 20 years of experience, has joined Holland & Knight's Houston office as a partner. He will also be a member of the firm's national Public Finance Team. Prior to joining Holland & Knight, Mr. Mitchell was a partner with Bracewell.
Full Story Gerald (Jerry) P. Farano has joined the firm as a partner in the Denver office. Farano, formerly with Jones Day, will continue his energy transactions practice.
Full Story Barnes & Thornburg's Dallas office brings on litigation partners, Randy Gordon, Tamara Baggett and corporate partner, Jenni Tauzel in continuing expansion.
Full Story Preetha Chakrabarti is the recipient of the New York State Bar Association’s (NYSBA) Outstanding Young Lawyer Award. The award recognizes an attorney who has practiced less than 10 years and has a distinguished record of commitment to traditions of the Bar through public service and professional activities.
Full Story After serving as assistant general counsel at one of the nation’s largest public healthcare companies, George Morrison is returning to Haynes and Boone, LLP, where he was a former partner, to lead the firm’s growing healthcare practice.
Full Story Gibson Dunn & Crutcher has expanded in New York with the hiring of litigation partner Shireen Barday, who previously practiced at Kirkland & Ellis.
Full Story Public Finance lawyer Keisha S. Palmer has been appointed Vice Chair II to the National Association of Bond Lawyers (NABL) Section 103 Editorial Board.
Full Story Nixon Peabody has announced the arrival of new counsel Suzanne D. Smith, who joins the firm’s Albany office.
Full Story Fried Frank hires City Milbank partner
Full Story Blank Rome LLP has announced that Robert L. Kahan has joined the Firm’s Los Angeles office as Partner in the Corporate, M&A, and Securities group.
Full Story Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP (SGR) has announced the addition of A.J. Rollins, Darren G. Rowles, Brandon E. Sherlinski, and Kristen L. Wenger to its partnership effective January 1, 2019.
Full Story BakerHostetler has announced the addition of a seasoned business and employment litigation attorney as a partner in its Costa Mesa office. Daniel F. Lula joins the firm from Payne & Fears LLP.
Full Story Fisher Phillips has announced the addition of Drew Tate as an associate in its Sacramento office.
Full Story Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan has landed Sandra Moser who stepped down as acting chief of the criminal division's fraud section.
Full Story Davis Polk advised Millicom International Cellular S.A. on the listing of its common shares on the Nasdaq Stock Market in the United States and the registration of those shares under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934.
Full Story Baker & Hostetler has hired Eric Sagerman, a restructuring lawyer and former managing partner of Winston & Strawn’s Los Angeles office
Full Story Blank Rome has added five more family law attorneys, this time from Los Angeles-based Buter, Buzard, Fishbein & Royce
Full Story San Francisco-based Kay & Merkle had most of its lawyers join Washington, D.C.-based Arent Fox.
Full Story Adding onto a string of hires in Los Angeles, DLA Piper has brought on a former Boies Schiller Flexner partner to bolster its intellectual property and technology practice.
Full Story Deloitte Legal has ended its nine-month long search for a leader of its new UK legal arm, with the appointment of a new managing partner from Allen & Overy
Full Story Deloitte has hired Allen & Overy partner and former managing partner contender Michael Castle to head its legal arm in the UK
Full Story Vivian Maese, most recently co-chair of Latham & Watkins’ financial institutions and fintech practice groups, has joined the partnership of Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft in New York
Full Story Dentons Rodyk has announced that Kia Meng Loh has been admitted to equity partnership. Kia Meng will continue to be the firm’s Chief Operating Officer and eight attorneys have been promoted to Partner.
Full Story Mayer Brown has announced that Dasha Sobornova has joined the firm's Banking & Finance practice in London as a partner.
Full Story Deloitte has hired Allen & Overy partner and former managing partner contender Michael Castle to head its legal arm in the U.K.
Full Story Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP has announced that partner Vivian Maese, widely regarded as one of the leading transactional and regulatory lawyers in the FinTech industry, has joined the firm’s Corporate practice in New York.
Full Story BakerHostetler has announced the addition of Teresa M. Goody to its Washington, D.C. office
Full Story Armstrong Teasdale Partner Richard Brophy has been named leader of the firm’s Intellectual Property Litigation practice area.
Full Story ay Thompson, partner in Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough's Columbia office, has been selected to the Board of Directors of the South Carolina Defense Trial Attorneys’ Association.
Full Story O’Melveny represented Los Angeles-based Kayne Partners, the growth equity group of Kayne Anderson Capital Advisors, L.P., in providing US$30 million in equity financing to Decisiv, Inc.
Full Story Wyley Proctor Appointed to Massachusetts Bar Association Access to Justice Section
Full Story Fox Rothschild LLP welcomes Salvatore J. Russo as a partner in the firm’s Health Law Practice.
Full Story Global law firms have won the backing of a key figure in the Bermudan government as the country’s legal market awaits a ruling by the U.K. Privy Council’s in a long-running controversy over the terms on which global law firms can do business in Bermuda.
Full Story Heather Stone, a Partner based in the Boston office and Co-Chair of Locke Lord’s Investment Adviser & Alternative Funds group, provided insight to Law360 on the interest of private equity sponsors and fund managers in the tax advantages of opportunity zones. Stone noted there is interest coming from the private equity space on the incentives, saying: “There are strings attached, but you can get preferential treatment for the fund and investors on exits. You have to maintain the investment for a
Full Story Edgar Olvera Jiménez, Mexico’s former Undersecretary of Communications, has joined Greenberg Traurig as a partner in Mexico City.
Full Story DLA Piper represented 4 West Holdings, Inc., Orianna Health Systems, and various affiliates in their voluntary chapter 11 cases in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas, Dallas Division. The Debtors' chapter 11 plan was confirmed by Judge Harlin DeWayne Hale following a hearing on January 8.
Full Story Greenberg Traurig has brought on Charles Thompson, Polsinelli’s San Francisco office managing partner, to bolster its labor and employment practice.
Full Story Baker McKenzie has advised Mayersche Buchhandlung with Best Of Books on the merger with the Omni-Channel book retailer Thalia.
Full Story Baker McKenzie advised Sika on its binding offer to acquire French mortar manufacturer Parex from financial investor CVC Capital Partners for CHF 2.5 billion
Full Story Lewis Brisbois has significantly grown its Philadelphia practice with the addition of five new partners and five new associates.
Full Story entons’ German offices have successfully completed a major transaction advising a subsidiary of leading Canadian medical cannabis supplier Canopy Growth Corporation on the acquisition of all the shares in German inhaler manufacturer Storz & Bickel GmbH & Co. KG held by the private individuals Markus Storz and Jürgen Bickel for €135 million.
Full Story On January 7, 2019, Fisher Phillips announced the expansion of the firm’s Washington, D.C. presence with the addition of six attorneys from the Farrington Law Firm. Partners Daniel E. Farrington, Margaret Jacobsen Scheele and Sarah K. Biran, as well as of counsel Sherron Thomas McClain and two associates, Lauren Goetzl and Maxim Doroshenko have joined Fisher Phillips.
Full Story DWF former City funds head Lorraine Reader is to join DLA Piper’s real estate team
Full Story Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck is pleased to announce that Melissa Kuipers Blake, a shareholder in the firm’s Denver office, was elected president of the Colorado Civil Justice League (CCJL) for a one-year term.
Full Story Baker McKenzie has advised Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (“CPPIB”), one of the leading retirement funds in the world, on its cornerstone investment into GLP Japan Development Partners III (“GLP JDP III”), the largest ever Japan-focused logistics private real estate fund
Full Story Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan has launched a patent litigation practice in London with the hire of a lawyer from Bird & Bird, ending a decade-long search.
Full Story Butzel Long has welcomed back former Michigan Supreme Court Justice Kurtis T. Wilder to the firm!
Full Story Eversheds Sutherland has appointed new employment Partner Myrtille Lapuelle in Paris.
Full Story Baker Donelson has announced that Captain Danielle M. Aymond has joined the Firm as a member of the Government Relations and Public Policy Group and the Disaster Recovery and Government Services Team.
Full Story The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP has announced that Rasha Elganzouri Gad has joined the firm’s Real Estate Group as a partner in its Chicago office.
Full Story Briggs and Morgan, P.A. has announced the addition of attorney William McFadden to the firm.
Full Story Dickinson Wright PLLC has announced that Attorney Jessica Currie has joined the firm’s Troy office as Of Counsel.
Full Story Cozen O’Connor today welcomed Kari Berman to its Commercial Litigation practice
Full Story Bracewell LLP represented Evercore, financial advisor to the board of directors of SemGroup Corporation, in the formation with KKR of a joint venture to create a Canadian midstream infrastructure platform, SemCAMS Midstream ULC.
Full Story Holland & Knight represented fintech company CenPOS on its sale to Elavon, a global payments provider and subsidiary of Minneapolis-based commercial bank, U.S. Bancorp.
Full Story James Dawson has joined Holland & Knight's West Palm Beach office as a partner in the South Florida Litigation Practice Group.
Full Story enner & Block has hired M&A lawyer Robert Rawn as a partner in the firm’s New York office.
Full Story Ermias Abebe, an Associate in Locke Lord’s Chicago office, serves on the Advisory Board of Urban Energy Garden, a nonprofit launched in 2017 with the goal of improving disadvantaged communities by developing leaders and educating the public on sustainable energy and technology.
Full Story McGuireWoods served as legal adviser to Dominion Energy in finalizing its $13.4 billion merger with South Carolina-based SCANA Corporation.
Full Story On January 7, 2019, Fisher Phillips announced the expansion of the firm’s Washington, D.C. presence with the addition of six attorneys from the Farrington Law Firm. Partners Daniel E. Farrington, Margaret Jacobsen Scheele and Sarah K. Biran, as well as of counsel Sherron Thomas McClain and two associates, Lauren Goetzl and Maxim Doroshenko have joined Fisher Phillips.
Full Story The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP today announced that Rasha Elganzouri Gad has joined the firm’s Real Estate Group as a partner in its Chicago office.
Full Story Adam Wicks and Brian Novosel represented Smith Micro in the acquisition of ISM Connect, LLC's Smart Retail product suite. The Smart Retail platform enables wireless carriers and retailers to bring devices to life with on-screen interactive demos that deliver consistent and targeted messaging and advertisements.
Full Story Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie LLP has selected 13 attorneys to join the firm’s partnership effective January 1, 2019.
Full Story Well, this has got to sting. LeClairRyan has lost 18 attorneys — 13 of whom were partners at the firm — to Freeman Mathis & Gary. Freeman is an Atlanta-based firm that is joining the trend of opening up a Boston office, largely staffed by the fruits of the LeClairRyan talent raid.
Full Story Jumping from one out-of-town firm in New York to another, Benjamin Hsing, Wanda French-Brown and Irene Hudson specialize in patent disputes over bringing new drugs to market.
Full Story Akin Gump is pleased to announce that effective January 14, 2019, it has moved into new office space in Dallas at The Union tower complex in Uptown Dallas. The firm’s new Dallas address will be 2300 N. Field Street, Suite 1800, Dallas, Texas 75201.
Full Story Reed Smith's lateral hires include Mariano Ornelas Lopez as counsel in Houston in the energy and natural resources industry group, and Elizabeth Tabas Carson as a finance partner in Philadelphia.
Full Story Fisher & Phillips has significantly expanded its Washington, D.C., presence by acquiring an established employment law boutique, The Farrington Law Firm.
Full Story After spending nearly three decades at Morrison & Foerster, technology transactions partner John Delaney has decided to leave the Silicon Valley-based firm to join Perkins Coie’s New York office
Full Story A few years ago, the idea of all of London’s top-ranked private equity partners being at US firms would have been unimaginable for many in the City.
Full Story David Beller, a private equity and M&A lawyer, has left Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison for Latham & Watkins in New York.
Full Story Juan Redín has joined Locke Lord’s Los Angeles office as Senior Counsel in the Firm’s premier, nationally recognized Public Finance Practice Group.
Full Story Polsinelli, an Am Law 100 firm, announced today that Gabriel Yomi Dabiri has joined the firm in New York as a Shareholder, Practice Co-Leader for the firm’s Direct Lending and Alternative Finance practice and Practice Co-Leader for the firm’s Cross-Border Finance practice.
Full Story Balch & Bingham today announced the election of five new members to its partnership, effective January 1.
Full Story Barclay Damon has announced Steve Blow, of counsel, and Alexandra Locke, associate, have joined the firm.
Full Story Sullivan & Worcester has announced that two associates, Maura C. Carney and Eric D. Simanek, have been promoted to partner.
Full Story Crowell & Moring LLP has announced that it has elected eight lawyers to the firm’s partnership, effective January 1, 2019
Full Story Arent Fox LLP has announced the addition of seven lawyers from Kay & Merkle, a San Francisco-based commercial, real estate, automotive, and litigation firm with deep ties in the Bay Area.
Full Story Hogan Lovells has announced that Chris Donoho has been named Practice Area Leader for the firm's global Business Restructuring and Insolvency practice
Full Story Barclay Damon has announced David Fulvio, associate, has joined the firm. Fulvio will work out of the firm’s Syracuse office.
Full Story Hogan Lovells has announced that John Duke has been named Office Managing Partner for the firm's Philadelphia office effective January 1.
Full Story Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP has announced that Shireen Barday has joined the firm as a partner in the New York office. Barday, formerly with Kirkland & Ellis, will continue her commercial litigation practice.
Full Story Bass, Berry & Sims PLC is pleased to announce the election of seven new members in the firm: Timothy J. Browne, Katie Day, Lindsey Brown Fetzer, Jeff H. Gibson, James Polk Moneyhun, Jr., Jonathan E. Nelson, and Shannon Wiley.
Full Story King & Spalding’s London office has added experienced real estate partner David Cox to its ranks
Full Story Akin Gump has announced that corporate partner Ackneil M. (Trey) Muldrow III has been named partner in charge of the firm’s New York office, effective January 1, 2019
Full Story Ogier has advised on the most expensive single asset property deal in UK history with the c.£1.6 billion purchase of the iconic Battersea Power Station.
Full Story Irell & Manella LLP has announced the election of Lauren Drake, Yite John Lu, Amy Proctor and Annita Zhong to the firm's partnership and the promotion of Kamran Vakili to counsel, effective January 1, 2019.
Full Story Schiff Hardin LLP has announced that Jack Bierig has joined the firm as counsel in the Litigation and Dispute Resolution Practice Group in Chicago.
Full Story International law firm Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP has announced that Devon Bodoh has joined the Firm’s Washington, D.C., office as a partner
Full Story Morgan Lewis has welcomed Shannon Donnelly as a labor and employment partner
Full Story Morgan Lewis has welcomed Shannon Donnelly as a labor and employment partner
Full Story Ice Miller LLP has announced attorney Angela Della Rocco has joined the Firm’s Litigation Practice.
Full Story HFW has elected aviation partner Jeremy Shebson as its new managing partner
Full Story The law firms Jones Walker and Fowler Rodriguez have merged, with Jones Walker absorbing 11 Fowler Rodriguez attorneys
Full Story David Cox has become the third partner to leave White & Case’s London office so far this year as he joins King & Spalding
Full Story Norton Rose Fulbright has become the latest global firm to expand its Singapore law practice as it enters into a formal law alliance (FLA) with Singapore litigation boutique Ascendant Legal.
Full Story DLA Piper has taken four partners from some of Ireland’s biggest law firms to staff its newly launched Dublin office.
Full Story Norton Rose Fulbright has appointed Walied Soliman as its new global chair.
Full Story FisherBroyles has opened a Miami office, its second base in Florida and 22nd office overall.
Full Story San Francisco employment attorney Charles O. Thompson has moved to global law firm Greenberg Traurig, LLP as a shareholder
Full Story Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani has added Robert Blanchfield as a senior counsel in the firm's Nashville, Tennessee office.
Full Story Washington, D.C.-based Amanda Wait has joined Norton Rose Fulbright as partner from Hunton Andrews Kurth.
Full Story Ogletree, Deakins, Nash, Smoak & Stewart became the first law firm to publicly announce a licensing deal with legal AI firm LegalMation, which generates automated responses to complaints in just a couple minutes.
Full Story Fisher Phillips has announced today its expansion in the Washington, D.C. area as attorneys from The Farrington Law Firm join the national labor and employment firm, effective January 1.
Full Story Armstrong Teasdale has announced that the equity partners of the firm have elected Paul Croker, Scott Galt and Sarah Sise to equity partner.
Full Story Latham & Watkins LLP1 has announced that David Beller has joined the firm’s New York office as a partner
Full Story Baker McKenzie has hired leading capital markets partners Rob Mathews and David Becker to join its growing Corporate Finance practice in London
Full Story Law firm Collyer Bristow has announced the appointment of senior commercial real estate lawyer Simon Edwards
Full Story Michael Jay, a former Boies Schiller Flexner partner, has joined DLA Piper's intellectual property and technology practice in Los Angeles.
Full Story BakerHostetler has announced that Eric E. Sagerman will join the firm as managing partner for its Los Angeles office
Full Story Beveridge & Diamond has announced that they have opened a new Office in Charlotte, NC
Full Story AGG has announced the promotion of attorneys Brooke Dickerson, Megan Mitchell & Jeff Friedman to partners
Full Story Honigman LLP has announced that the firm’s board of directors has elected the following 12 attorneys as partners, effective January 1, 2019.
Full Story Shipman & Goodwin LLP has promoted these attorneys to Partner: Kelly Smith Hathorn, Katie P. Kasinskas, Matthew J. Monteith, Jessica Richman Smith and Latonia C. Williams.
Full Story Ringing in the new year with prominent laterals, Sidley Austin has lured two partners from competitors Davis Polk & Wardwell and Clifford Chance.
Full Story Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP has announced the appointment of Ron Xie as a partner in the firm’s Beijing office.
Full Story Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP has announced the appointment of Ron Xie as a partner in the firm’s Beijing office.
Full Story Baker & Hostetler has hired Eric Sagerman, a restructuring lawyer and former managing partner of Winston & Strawn’s Los Angeles office
Full Story Lane Powell has announced that four attorneys have been elected shareholders of the firm, effective January 1, 2019.
Full Story Morgan, Lewis & Bockius has grown its intellectual property practice with new additions in Washington, D.C., marking the beginning of 2019 by extending a slow-motion transfer of IP talent from McDermott Will & Emery.
Full Story Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe has brought on Niki Fang, a former Fenwick & West corporate associate who specializes in initial public offerings and advising late-stage companies. 2019.
Full Story Norton Rose Fulbright announces delayed partner promotions after move to new system.
Full Story Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe has announced it is opening an office there with several key hires from Ropes & Gray’s cybersecurity and data practice.
Full Story Global law firm White & Case LLP has advised Greentown China Holdings Limited, on its subsidiary's private placement of unlisted US$500 million senior perpetual capital securities callable 2021.
Full Story Burr & Forman has announced that Birmingham-based associate Al Teel has been re-elected to serve on the Young Lawyers Section (YLS) of the Birmingham Bar Association Executive Board for 2019.
Full Story Burr & Forman LLP has announced the addition of Fort Lauderdale-based associate, Kevin Klagge.
Full Story Williams & Connolly has announced the election of two attorneys to its partnership, David Randall J. Riskin and Adrienne E. Van Winkle
Full Story Sidley Austin LLP has announced that Steven Kolyer has joined the firm in New York as a partner in its Global Finance practice.
Full Story The Singapore office of global law firm K&L Gates LLP and Singapore law firm Straits Law Practice LLC have combined making Singapore entity of K&L Gates Straits Law LLC.
Full Story Simpson Thacher Represents Centerbridge on Financing of Its Acquisition of Civitas
Full Story Greenberg Traurig Continues Strategic Growth of Real Estate Practice, Adds New Team in Phoenix
Full Story Legal News: Cahill Represents Underwriter in Secondary Offering for ANGI Homeservices Inc.
Full Story Ropes & Gray Represents H.I.G. Capital in the Sale of Caraustar Industries, Inc. to Greif, Inc.
Full Story Snell & Wilmer Welcomes Anita Blanco As New Director of Diversity, Inclusion & Community Outreach
Full Story Ropes & Gray Advises GHO Capital in its Acquisition of Validant
Full Story White & Case Advises Recticel on Acquisition and Sale of Proseat
Full Story White & Case Advises Banks on Tabreed Sukuk SPC Limited's Sukuk Issuance
Full Story Ropes & Gray Advises Freeman Spogli in the Recapitalization of CRH Healthcare
Full Story Simpson Thacher Advises on Four of the Ten Largest PE Fund Closings of 2018
Full Story Holland & Knight Represents Quirch Foods in Deal with Palladium Equity Partners
Full Story Big Firms Round Out Local Practices With December Lateral Hires
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Full Story Debevoise & Plimpton LLP has advised Japan Post Holdings Co., Ltd. in its planned purchase of a strategic stake of approximately 7% of outstanding common shares of Aflac Incorporated through a trust.
Full Story Latham & Watkins has advised Eurona Wireless Telecom, S.A. (EWT) on the restructuring of its debt and the modification of the group’s capital and corporate structure.
Full Story Karanovic & Partners has advised Zijin Mining, one of China’s biggest gold producers and the second biggest producer of copper ore on the purchase of major shares of the Serbia’s sole copper complex RTB Bor.
Full Story Holland & Knight has bumped up the starting salaries for it's first year associates in its South Florida offices by $20,000, pushing total salaries from $160,000 to $180,000.
Full Story Baker Donelson has announced that Captain Danielle M. Aymond has joined Baker Donelson
Full Story Baker Donelson has announced that Captain Danielle M. Aymond has joined Baker Donelson
Full Story Biglaw’s Last Hope For Better Bonuses Just Let Associates Down
Full Story Holland & Knight Advises Banco Multiva in Two Loans to State of Coahuila Totaling $800 Million
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Full Story The Medicines Company $150 Million Convertible Notes Offering
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Full Story Baker McKenzie Announces Location of its new Center in Downtown Tampa
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Full Story Baker McKenzie has acted as lead legal advisor to Canadian off-the-road (OTR) tire and track maker Camso on its sale to French tire maker Michelin for an enterprise value of USD 1.7 billion.
Full Story Schiff Hardin LLP has announced that Mike Gentine has joined the firm’s Product Liability and Mass Torts Practice Group as counsel in the Washington, D.C. office
Full Story Marriott has turned to Baker & Hostetler to represent the hotel chain in a growing number of class actions brought over its massive data breach.
Full Story Bracewell LLP has represented an international financial institution in an $850 million loan for EnLink Midstream Partners.
Full Story Bracewell LLP has represented an international financial institution in an $850 million loan for EnLink Midstream Partners.
Full Story Global law firm Ropes & Gray has announced changes to its industry-leading privacy & cybersecurity practice.
Full Story DLA Piper has advised as outside corporate counsel Grand Canyon Education, Inc. in the announced definitive agreement to acquire Orbis Education Services, LLC.
Full Story Proskauer Rose has advised on Bain Capital Specialty Finance’s initial public offering, which has raised roughly $145.4 million when the shares began trading last month.
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Full Story Gleiss Lutz makes first partner promotions since 2016
Full Story Slaughters boosts associate pay and hands out performance-linked Christmas bonuses
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Full Story Pinsents doubles down in Dublin with trio of partner hires
Full Story Hong Kong real estate costs prompt law firms to look for cheaper digs
Full Story Ince & Co sees latest partner departure to Watson Farley & Williams
Full Story Shearman adds two partners to London office with double Bakers hire
Full Story General counsel face up to worst-case Brexit scenario
Full Story Clifford Chance and Latham put money into 'App Store for legal tech'
Full Story Cadwalader and Sidley add to City partnerships in latest promotion rounds
Full Story Watson Farley posts half-year results as management duo re-elected
Full Story Weil and Bakers lead on LVMH's $3.2bn hotels acquisition
Full Story Freshfields and Bakers power up on $6bn Hitachi acquisition
Full Story Law firms failing to protect women from sexual harassment by clients
Full Story Clifford Chance launches legal tech innovation lab in Singapore
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Full Story Goldberg Segalla has added partner Christina A. Gonzales to the law firm’s Toxic Tort Practice Group in Philadelphia
Full Story The law firm of Thompson & Knight LLP has announced Meagan Horn has joined the Firm’s Dallas office as Counsel in the Tax Practice Group.
Full Story Weil has advised EPIC Holdings, Inc. in its acquisition of Integro Holdings Inc.
Full Story Faegre Baker Daniels has announced the promotion of eight associates to counsel effective on Jan. 1, 2019.
Full Story Eckert Seamans has announced the addition of Christine Boronyak Bowers to the firm’s Pittsburgh office.
Full Story Davis Polk has advised a group of secured lenders with the restructuring of Dixie Electric, LLC.
Full Story Davis Polk has advised Tencent Music Entertainment Group on its SEC-registered initial public offering of 82,000,000 American Depositary Shares for atotal proceeds of approximately $1.1 billion.
Full Story Latham & Watkins has advised Merck's acquisition of Antelliq group.
Full Story Weil Gotshal & Manges and Baker McKenziehave advised on the sale of hotel and leisure company Belmond to luxury retail giant Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton (LVMH).
Full Story Kinstellar has advised HELABA (Agent) and ČSOB on refinancing of Forum Nová Karolina in connection with its acquisition by ČS nemovitostní which is the largest single asset real estate deal in the Czech Republic, valued more than CZK 5.4 billion.
Full Story TLT has advised Dymag on its £3.6m private equity investment from Puma Investments.
Full Story TLT has advised Dymag on its £3.6m private equity investment from Puma Investments.
Full Story Ogier has acted for leading Seoul Kiwoom Asset Management (Kiwoom) on the £120m acquisition of Cannon Green, Bush Lane, London.
Full Story Loyens & Loeff Luxembourg has acted as local legal counsel in the debt restructuring of the Famar Group.
Full Story Baker McKenzie has advised Link REIT on its disposal of 12 retail properties of HK$12.01 billion to Gaw Capital.
Full Story Bracewell Represents Upper Bay Infrastructure Partners Affiliate in Utility Solar and Storage Joint Venture With 8minutenergy Renewables, LLC and J.P. Morgan Asset Management
Full Story Wiley Rein Wins Pro Bono Immigration Case, Preventing Unlawful Deportation of Client
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Full Story Bracewell Represents Lead Lender in $2.6 Billion of Term and Revolving Credit Facilities to EnLink Midstream
Full Story Simpson Thacher Represents Underwriters in HK$328.3 Million Hong Kong IPO and Regulation S Offering of Kaisa Property
Full Story Plaintiffs Lawyers Pressure Lyft to Pay Millions in Arbitration Fees
Full Story Simpson Thacher Secures Agreement to Resolve Title IX Concerns
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Full Story Berkshire Hills Bancorp, Inc. has announced today that they have signed a definitive merger agreement under which Berkshire will acquire SIFI and its subsidiary.
Full Story Dentons’ Banking and Finance team in Warsaw advised Waimea Group on a €28.7 million corporate bond issuance.
Full Story Schoenherr has advised Wieland Ventures GmbH on the acquisition of a stake in UrbanGold Gmb.
Full Story Kinstellar has advised Penta Real Estate in relation to a EUR 110 million syndicated club loan for the construction of Sky Park Residence in Bratislava—the first syndicated club financing for a residential project in Slovakia.
Full Story Davis Polk has advised One Madison Corporation on its acquisition of Ranpak Corporation from affiliates of Rhône Capital.
Full Story William “Bill” Gordon has joined King & Spalding as a partner, which hired him to work out of its Houston office.
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Full Story Dentons advises JLL, a professional services firm specializing in real estate and investment management, on its acquisition of REAS
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Full Story Greenberg Traurig advised EKSTRAKLASA S.A on the largest TV media rights transaction in Poland
Full Story Williams Mullen Welcomes Four First-Year Associates
Full Story White & Case Advises VTB Bank (Europe) SE on Financing for Acquisition of Largest Chemical Plant in Romania
Full Story White & Case Advises Banks on Kiwa's €400 Million Syndicated Cov-Lite Financing
Full Story O’Melveny Represents Revance Therapeutics, Inc. in Cross-Border Botulinum Toxin Licensing Deal Worth Over $260M December 12, 2018
Full Story Smith, Gambrell & Russell Represents Big V Property Group in Three Shopping Center Acquisitions
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Full Story Murtha Cullina LLP has announced Benjamin C. White has joined as Counsel in the Firm’s Intellectual Property Practice Group.
Full Story Greenberg Traurig, LLP has added former U.S. Department of Justice litigator Jessica Natali to its Philadelphia office.
Full Story O’Melveny has represented ConvergeOne (Nasdaq: CVON) in its recent agreement to acquire VT Consolidated, Inc.
Full Story Simpson Thacher has represented JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. to finance its equity investment in Cronos Group Inc.
Full Story On November 29, Simpson Thatcher New York's office has hosted 35 students from KAPPA International High School as part of the Firm’s Urban Education Initiative.
Full Story Dentons has advised JLL on its acquisition of REAS.
Full Story Global law firm Reed Smith has announced that Peter Emmi has joined the firm as a partner in their New York office.
Full Story Faegre Baker Daniels has announced that 15 former associates and counsel will be admitted to the firm’s partnership effective on Jan. 1, 2019.
Full Story Willkie Launches Palo Alto Office
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Full Story Latham & Watkins Advises Solarpack on its IPO
Full Story Dentons advises DTEK Renewables on Orlovka Wind Farm project
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Full Story Reed Smith Singapore Assists InfraCo Asia in Sale of Vietnamese Hydro Power Project to TEPCO
Full Story Kilpatrick Townsend Grows Its Labor and Employment Team
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Full Story White & Case Advises Engineering and Design Company ÅF on Tender Cash Offer for All Shares in International Consultant Company Pöyry
Full Story Kirkland Advises Lenders on $369M Financing for Red Oak
Full Story Smith Gambrell Launches in Miami, Adding Fifth New Office in Two Years
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Full Story Norton Rose Fulbright has announced that Dr Alexander Cappel has joined the firm as partner in its Frankfurt office.
Full Story Andrea Godfread-Brown has joined the Harris Beach office in Syracuse as senior counsel.
Full Story Baker McKenzie has advised international Germany energy firm DEA Deutsche Erdoel AG on its acquisition of Sierra Oil & Gas Holdings, LP.
Full Story John Koenig takes over Barnes & Thornburg as managing partner from Stuart Johnson.
Full Story Freeborn & Peters has announced that it has hired New York-based corporate partner Robert Frucht.
Full Story The international law firm Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP has advised the German office of Pemberton on the financing for the acquisition of Rameder Group.
Full Story Faegre Baker Daniels has advised Craig-Hallum Capital Group as the sole managing underwriter for the $16.4 million initial public offering by DiaMedica, Therapeutics, Inc.
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Full Story Coral Gables Law Firm Closes Third Construction Loan for Estate Investments
Full Story Morgan Lewis Advises PJSC GV Gold on $100M Refined Gold Prepayment
Full Story Nixon Peabody expands Corporate Practice in Northern California
Full Story Associate LaRue Robinson Appointed to Advisory Board of the National Student Legal Defense Network
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Full Story Buchalter’s Corporate Practice Represented Pegasus Foods in its Investment by New Water Capital
Full Story Schulte Advises Marlin Equity Partners in Acquisition of MOBI Wireless Management, LLC
Full Story Buchalter’s Corporate Practice Group Advises Heritage Bank of Commerce on Merger with Tri-Valley Bank
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Full Story Roetzel & Andress LPA has announced the promotion of three of its associates, Tammi J. Lees, Nathan Pangrace and Laura L. Wallerstein, to shareholder.
Full Story Arent Fox LLP has announced the expansion of its Tax practice in Washington, DC with the addition of Partner Jeffrey Tate.
Full Story Jim Philbin has joined Faegre Baker Daniels as counsel in Washington, D.C.
Full Story Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP has announced on Dec. 10, 2018 that Matthew S. Schonholz has joined the firm’s corporate group as a tax practitioner.
Full Story Hogan Lovells has added Stuart Morrissy in New York.
Full Story Smith, Gambrell & Russell, LLP (SGR) has announced effective on December 1, 2018, the firm has opened its 10th office located in Miami, Florida
Full Story Davis Polk has advised Nutrisystem on its acquisition by Tivity Health
Full Story Davis Polk has advised Nutrisystem on its acquisition by Tivity Health
Full Story Simpson Thacher is representing the EQT VIII fund in its agreement to acquire Cast & Crew Entertainment Services.
Full Story Debevoise & Plimpton LLP has advised 4Refuel Canada and 4Refuel US in the sale of 4Refuel to Finning International Inc.
Full Story Debevoise & Plimpton LLP has advised 4Refuel Canada and 4Refuel US in the sale of 4Refuel to Finning International Inc.
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Full Story Kirkland & Ellis has confirmed Jon Ballis as chairman to replace Jeffrey Hammes.
Full Story Dentons’ Real Estate team in Warsaw has advised GLL Real Estate Partners on the acquisition of the iconic Cedet building in Warsaw from Immobel Poland.
Full Story Mayer Brown has advised Sumitomo Metal Mining Co., Ltd. on the acquisition of a 30 percent indirect interest in Compañia Minera Teck Quebrada Blanca S.A. for $1.2 billion.
Full Story Miami co-managing shareholder Jaret Davis and shareholder Drew Altman represented TopBuild Corp. in its $475 million acquisition of United Subcontractors Inc.
Full Story Ogier has advised Transocean Ltd. on the acquisition of Ocean Rig UDW Inc. valued at approximately $2.7 billion.
Full Story Dykemahas announced the addition of James R. Case as a member in the firm’s Detroit office.
Full Story Bracewell LLP has served as bond counsel to the Mission Economic Development Corporation.
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Full Story Bracewell Serves as Bond Counsel in Issuance of $336.430 Million of Senior Lien Revenue Bonds for Mission Economic Development Corporation’s Natgasoline Project
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Full Story Blank Rome Represents Yucatan Foods, L.P. in Its $80 Million Sale to Landec Corp.
Full Story Davis Polk Advises Mereo BioPharma Group plc on Its Combination with OncoMed Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
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Full Story McDermott Will & Emery Promotes Three Partners Les Echos (France) December 5, 2018
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Full Story Davis Polk Advises SS&C Technologies Holdings, Inc. on $428 Million Secondary Public Offering of Common Stock
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Full Story Davis Polk Advises Telia Company AB on the Sale of Its Interest in Ucell to the State Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan for Assistance to Privatized Enterprises and Development of Competition
Full Story Loyens & Loeff's Luxembourg office has advised Jack Wolfskin in its acquisition by Callaway Golf Company for EUR 418 million.
Full Story FordHarrison LLP has announced that P. Maxwell “Max” Smith has joined the firm’s Nashville office as counsel.
Full Story Gordon Cameron has joined Bennett Jones (US) LLP as Principal in New York City.
Full Story Jones Walker LLP has announced that Thomas “Tom” E. Walker, Jr., joined the firm’s Jackson office as a partner on the Banking & Financial Services Industry Team.
Full Story Dickinson Wright PLLC has announced that Jessica Busch has joined the firm’s Troy office as Of Counsel.
Full Story Baker Botts L.L.P. has announced that Maureen K. Ohlhausen has joined the firm, and will become a partner and a Co-Chair of the global Antitrust Practice effective on January 1, 2019.
Full Story Pillsbury's Christopher Patay has led a team of Los Angeles lawyers in representing Spruce Naturals LLC in its sale to Stonewall Kitchen.
Full Story Simpson Thatcher has represented HSBC Securities Inc., J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated and other underwriters in a public offering of $500 million of Senior Notes due 2028 by Avery Dennison Corporation.
Full Story Ropes & Gray has advised CIVC Partners in its investment in Magna Legal Services.
Full Story Dentons has advised JLL on its acquisition of REAS