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    White & Case joins oil boom with new Texas office

    February 15, 2018 White & Case (W&C) has recruited three partners from Vinson & Elkins (V&E) and Andrews Kurth Kenyon to launch its seventh US office in Houston. The oil and gas work in the city continues to be a draw for firms, as…

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    Jones Day loses two more partners in succession

    February 13, 2018 Jones Day is experiencing a trend of departing City partners, as two more partners leave for other firms. Corporate partner Dan Coppel was recruited by Morrison & Foerster, six years after joining Jones Day from the…

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    Vinson & Elkins nabs Jones Day finance partner

    January 24, 2018 Vinson & Elkins has hired Paul Simcock, who joins the firm from Jones Day in the firm’s London office. He will join as a finance partner in Vinson & Elkins’ corporate finance practice. Prior to joining Jones Day…

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    Vinson & Elkins makes up 3 partners in London

    December 20, 2017 Vinson & Elkins has announced a promotions round that includes three new partners in the firm’s London office. Federico Fruhbeck and Dan Graham were made up in the firm’s M&A and capital markets practices.…

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    Vinson & Elkins NQ pay increased to £120,000

    July 20, 2017 Vinson & Elkins has announced a salary increase for newly qualified (NQ) solicitors, bumping pay 20 per cent from £100,000 to £120,000. The firm has also increased salaries for 1PQE lawyers, who will now be paid…

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    Ashurst PE specialist joins Vinson & Elkins

    October 5, 2016 Shaun Lascelles, who previously worked as a private equity specialist with Ashurst, has joined Vinson & Elkins. Prior to Ashurst, he co-headed the global private equity practice at Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher &…

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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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    Freshfields partner moves to Vinson & Elkins

    March 8, 2016 Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer’s finance partner Ian Frost has left the firm to move to Vinson & Elkins. Frost spent 10 years among the partner ranks at Freshfields, based mainly in London but working at one point in…

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    Eversheds hires new partner and GM in Saudi Arabia

    August 27, 2015 Eversheds has hired a new partner and general manager for its Saudi Arabia practice. Fahad Al-Dehais joins Eversheds from Vinson & Elkins. Al-Dahais has strong credentials in capital market transactions, including…

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