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    Four-partner Chadbourne team heads to Covington

    April 27, 2017 A four-partner team from Chadbourne & Parke has joined US firm Covington & Burling. The team includes London project finance partners Ben Donovan and Agnieszka Klich, along with Jack Greenwald, who served as Dubai head…

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    Covington revenue up 9% in London and 13% globally

    March 8, 2017 Covington & Burling has reported its latest financial figures, revealing 9 per cent revenue growth in London and 13 per cent globally. London revenue increased from $63.6m to $69.5m, with global revenue up from $742.5m…

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    Two KWM litigation partners hired by Covington

    December 22, 2016 Covington & Burling has hired a litigation duo from King & Wood Mallesons, including Craig Pollack, head of litigation at KWM, along with Louise Freeman, a partner in the firm’s litigation practice. Pollack started…

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    US firms scoop up KWM partners in Europe

    December 21, 2016 A number of King & Wood Mallesons (KWM) partners have been hired by US firms in Europe during a wave of exits following KWM’s European woes. Among the US firms hiring KWM partners are Covington & Burling, Orrick,…

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    KWM litigation head reportedly in talks with Covington

    November 29, 2016 King & Wood Mallesons (KWM) litigation head Craig Pollack is reported to be in talks with Covington & Burling, according to sources familiar with the matter. Pollack recently hired Alex Leitch and Greg Lascelles from KWM…

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    Covington promotes Brian Kelly to partner in City

    October 6, 2016 Covington & Burling has promoted life sciences lawyer Brian Kelly to partner in its London office, the first City lawyer to be promoted to partnership since 2014. Kelly worked in life science publications before becoming…

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    King & Wood Mallesons partner departures mount

    July 18, 2016 Another day has brought another announcement of partners departing King & Wood Mallesons. Commercial litigation partner Elaine Whiteford is departing the firm to join Covington & Burling, where just last week disputes…

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    Covington & Burling hires from KWM again

    July 14, 2016 A little over a year after successfully recruiting King & Wood Mallesons' litigation head Alex Leitch, Covington & Burling has dealt another blow to the firm, hiring away disputes partner Greg Lascelles. Lascelles…

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