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Houston TX 77002-2730
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Latest News

    New hires at Gibson Dunn, Bakers, Altice and Withers

    August 30, 2016 Baker & McKenzie has hired two laterals into its US tax practice, as part of the firm’s continuing North American expansion. Tax partner David Berek comes to the firm’s Chicago office from Horwood, Marcus & Berk,…

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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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    Mayer Brown names new senior partner

    June 1, 2016 Mayer Brown JSM named a new senior partner in its Hong Kong office. Terence Tung will take over the role from Elaine Lo, who is staying on with the firm as a partner as well as head of the firm's China practice. Tung…

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    Mayer Brown piloting agile working scheme in London

    April 7, 2016 Mayer Brown has initiated a pilot program to test agile working in London. The firm’s construction department is undertaking the pilot program and the firm’s partners will receive a report of the program’s results…

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    Gowling WLG loses practice head soon after launch

    February 23, 2016 One day after Gowling WLG's official launch, the newly-merged firm lost international energy and natural resources head Kieron Dwyer, who departed for Mayer Brown. Gowling WLG is the new firm created from the merger…

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    Perfect retention for Osborne Clarke and Mayer Brown

    February 18, 2016 A few Spring 2016 retention rates have been revealed, with two firms reporting a perfect retention round. Osborne Clarke and Mayer Brown have retained all of their trainees, Osborne with seven and Mayer Brown with…

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    Mayer Brown continues expansion in Germany

    February 16, 2016 Mayer Brown has hired two partners to join its private equity offering in Germany. The partners Birgit Hübscher-Alt and Julian Lemor come to Mayer Brown from King & Wood Mallesons in Frankfurt. Lemor is German corporate…

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    Fried Frank hires Mayer Brown co-head

    January 20, 2016 Fried Frank Harris Shriver & Jacobson has hired the joint head of restructuring at Mayer Brown, Ashley Katz, to launch a restructuring practice for the firm in London. Katz had been a partner at Mayer Brown since he…

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    King & Wood Mallesons COO departs

    January 20, 2016 King & Wood Mallesons' chief operating officer for Europe and Middle East, Rachel Reid, is departing the firm. Her departure comes on the heels of the sudden announcement that William Boss, the firm's managing partner,…

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    Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer merging German offices

    November 23, 2015 Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer is planning to consolidate an office in Germany, stating its goal as boosting its presence in the country's industrial heartland, Rhineland. The offices that will be consolidated are the…

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