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    Paul Weiss to hire Simpson Thacher partner in City

    April 11, 2017 Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison is set to hire Alvaro Membrillera as the firm’s first lateral partner hire in London. Membrillera was recruited from Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, where he is a corporate…

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    Weil hires Simpson Thacher competition head

    December 8, 2016 Weil Gotshal & Manges has hired Kevin Arquit of Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, where he served as competition head. Prior to joining Simpson Thacher 14 years ago, Arquit worked at Clifford Chance, and he has also previously…

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    Freshfields M&A partner hired by Simpson Thacher

    November 7, 2016 Simpson Thacher & Bartlett has hired Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer partner Ben Spiers, who will join Simpson Thacher’s M&A group. The firm has expanded its London base recently and now employs 17 partners in the…

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    Kirkland poaches Bacon from Freshfields

    October 27, 2016 Doug Bacon has left his post as a partner in the New York office of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer to join Kirkland & Ellis. Bacon will join the firm as a corporate partner based in his hometown of Houston. Prior to…

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    Promotions at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett announced

    November 18, 2015 Simpson Thacher & Bartlett announced nine promotions to its partnership ranks in London and New York. London saw three of the promotions while the remaining six came in New York. Five of the nine promoted were women, an…

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    White & Case boosts PE team with two hires in London

    October 7, 2015 White & Case has made two hires to boost its private equity offering in its London office. The firm has brought in partner Caroline Sherrell from Clifford Chance and Kenneth Barry from Debevoise & Plimption, who joins as…

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    Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton hires partner in HK

    July 10, 2015 Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton have hired Shuang Zhao, a capital markets partner to join its Hong Kong office. Zhao was previously partner at Shearman & Sterling, advising Chinese companies and financial institutions…

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    Freshfields hires disputes partner in New York

    June 17, 2015 Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer is hiring longtime Simpson Thacher & Bartlett disputes partner Linda Martin in its New York office. Martin joins Freshfields’ civil litigation practice this fall after almost 20 years…

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