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    Bakers revenue reaches 5-year high at $2.6bn

    August 23, 2016 Baker & McKenzie increased turnover by 8 percent in 2015/16, reaching a five-year high of $2.62bn (£1.99bn). This year’s revenue jump followed a lackluster 2014/15, when revenue fell 4 per cent from $2.54bn to…

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    Freshfields loses partner to HSF in Düsseldorf

    August 18, 2016 Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has lost corporate partner Christoph Nawroth, the latest in a run of partner exits from Freshfields’ German practice after the firm merged its Cologne and Düsseldorf offices last…

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    Baker & McKenzie name new London head

    August 3, 2016 Alex Chadwick has been selected to head up Baker & McKenzie’s London office for a three-year term, beginning in October 2016. He will be replacing Paul Rawlinson, an IP partner at Bakers who will serve as the firm’s…

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    Baker & McKenzie promotes 85 worldwide

    June 27, 2016 Baker & McKenzie has promoted 85 lawyers worldwide to its partnership. The Asia Pacific region including Australia saw the most promotions with 36, while the Americas followed closely with 34 promotions. Europe had 13…

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    Mayer Brown launches in Dubai

    June 23, 2016 Mayer Brown has launched an office in Dubai, led by two partners who were hired from Baker & McKenzie last December. Charles Hallab will serve as chair of the firm's Middle East practice and will also lead the firm's…

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    Baker & McKenzie elect global chairman

    June 6, 2016 A new global chairman has been elected by the partnership of Baker & McKenzie. London managing partner Paul Rawlinson will now be the firm's first global chairman to be based in the UK. Rawlinson will take over from…

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    K&L Gates snags three new partners

    May 23, 2016 US-based law firm K&L Gates has hired three new partners. Two of the partners join the firm's domestic offices in America. One, Michael Murphy, formerly an energy partner from Vinson & Elkins, will join K&L Gates'…

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    Baker & McKenzie hires Warsaw partner

    May 12, 2016 Baker & McKenzie has hired a new partner for its Warsaw office as part of its plan to strengthen its real estate and construction arm in Poland. Przemysław Kucharski, formerly a senior partner at CMS, comes to Baker &…

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    Baker & McKenzie hires Barclays director

    April 26, 2016 Chicago-based multinational law firm Baker & McKenzie has hired a Barclays employee as a new member of its global antitrust and competition practice in London. Nicola Northway was managing director of the global…

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