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Two in, one out for White & Case amid busy week

Two in, one out for White & Case amid busy week

In a dense round of disputes-heavy lateral partner recruitment, firms and chambers have made key additions to their rosters of senior advisers this past week. Firstly, White & Case’s highly-rated commercial litigation partner Hannah Field-Lowes has joined Goodwin in London after a three-year ...

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US firms make significant London plays

US firms make significant London plays

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton has reinforced its impressive European antitrust credentials, hiring Slaughter and May special adviser Jackie Holland as a partner in London. A leading name at the UK competition Bar, Holland has over 25 years’ private practice ...

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K&L Gates and Squire Patton Boggs make multiple hires

K&L Gates and Squire Patton Boggs make multiple hires

In the latest round of lateral partner moves, two prominent transatlantic firms in the Global 100, K&L Gates and Squire Patton Boggs, have bolstered their international offices with multiple hires. K&L Gates has made two senior hires in the City, ...

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A&O enters La La Land with group hire

A&O enters La La Land with group hire

Allen & Overy  has launched a West Coast US practice, acquiring Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld’s project finance and renewables team in the US. As a result, the team co-led by partners Dan Sinaiko and John Marciano will establish ...

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Linklaters senior partner candidate heads for Diageo

Linklaters senior partner candidate heads for Diageo

There was an in-house flavour to this week’s recruitment round, while Addleshaw Goddard, Davis Polk, Paul Hastings and Faegre Drinker Biddle & Reath all made key partner hires. Linklaters has lost its partner and global US practice head Tom Shropshire ...

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Quinn hires Simmons’ disputes head

Quinn hires Simmons’ disputes head

Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan has reinforced its considerable disputes strength with a senior hire, as a host of firms focused on London for their partner recruitment. Paul Baker, Simmons & Simmons head of dispute resolution in the UK, has joined ...

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