Latham & Watkins has hired José Maria Jiménez Laiglesia from DLA Piper, where he previously served as the firm’s head of competition. He joins Latham’s Madrid office as a partner and will work with the firm’s M&A
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DLA Piper has hired corporate crime and regulatory investigations partner Patrick Rappo from US litigation law firm Steptoe & Johnson. Until 2013, Rappo was at Serious Fraud Office, where he was formerly the head of
DWF has hired corporate insurance partner Jonathan Goacher from Kennedys in Singapore. At Kennedys Goacher led the corporate insurance practice at the Singapore branch, and he is being tapped by DWF to spearhead the
Jones Day has recruited finance partners Ewen Scott and Lee Federman from Ashurst and Dentons respectively in London. Scott’s expertise is in refinancing and restructuring, bilateral and syndicated financing, and
Clifford Chance has rehired corporate partner Victor Levy from DLA Piper to its private funds group in New York. Levy started his career at Clifford Chance in 2003, nine years of which he was an associate. He then
DLA Piper has hired corporate partner Roland Maass from Latham & Watkins in Frankfurt as well as corporate partner Yang Ge from Shearman & Sterling in Beijing. Maass joined Latham in 2006 at the onset of his career.
DLA Piper has hired a team of eight lawyers from Baker McKenzie in Antwerp. The team is led by finance and insurance partner Pierre Berger. Berger has been with Bakers since the start of his legal career in 2001. His
DLA Piper has hired litigator Levi Heath from Barnes & Thornburg in Los Angeles. Heath joined Barnes as a partner in 2011. Prior to that he held positions at Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld and Pfeiffer Thigpen
DLA Piper has hired Manchester partner Andy Phillips from Eversheds Sutherland, where he served as the North West private equity head. Phillips joined Eversheds from Pinsent Masons as its corporate head in Manchester.
DLA Piper has recruited infrastructure stalwart Martin Nelson-Jones from Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in London, a rare corporate hire for the firm. Nelson-Jones joined Freshfields in 1991, making partner ten years