Simmons & Simmons

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    Simmons & Simmons make Goldman director partner

    June 6, 2016 Simmons & Simmons has tapped Goldman Sachs, hiring Deian Rhys, who served there as executive director and senior counsel. Rhys joins Simmons & Simmons as partner. Rhys field of expertise is real estate and he…

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    Simmons & Simmons partner joins Allen & Overy

    June 2, 2016 Simmons & Simmons IP partner Marjan Noor is departing the firm to join Allen & Overy. Noor was a partner at Simmons for five years and will join an IP team of five at A&O. Noor came to Simmons from Howrey in 2010, a…

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    Bird & Bird hires Simmons partner

    May 6, 2016 Bird & Bird has hired a Simmons & Simmons partner to head its Technology and Communications group in Singapore. The partner, Alexander Shepherd, helped establish the Simmons & Simmons Singapore office in 2013. He…

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    Simmons & Simmons TMT head joins Pinsent Masons

    April 25, 2016 Simmons & Simmons's technology, media and telecoms head, Andrew McMillan, has left the firm to join Pinsent Masons as a partner specializing in advanced manufacturing and technology. McMillan worked at Simmons &…

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    Eversheds retains all of its trainees

    April 5, 2016 Eversheds has retained all of its trainees this spring, leading the way among some firms that recently announced their retention rates. The firm had eight trainees, all of whom stayed on. Three of trainees are based in…

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    Panama Papers leak reveals firms' roles

    April 4, 2016 A trove of documents from a Panama law firm is being called the Panama Papers, after shining some embarrassing light on several national leader, politicians and their families and close associates. The documents numbered…

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    Olswang seeking potential merger with larger firms

    February 9, 2016 It has been reported that Olswang is considering plans to merge with some firms that outsize it. A merger has been the subject of speculation surrounding the firm for more than a year now, after former CEO David Stewart…

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    Simmons & Simmons closes office in Abu Dhabi

    February 1, 2016 In what could be deemed a trend, Simmons & Simmons is closing its Abu Dhabi office after completing a review of its regional work. It's clients will continue to be served by the firm, but out of the firm's office in…

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    Hogan Lovells adds Baker arbitration head

    December 10, 2015 The head of the arbitration practice at Baker & McKenzie in Hong Kong, James Kwan, has agreed to join Hogan Lovells as an international arbitration partner. Kwan was with Baker for four years, having joined the firm from…

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