Morrison & Foerster LLP

18 Offices

Latest News

    Morrison Foerster’s revenue skyrockets in London

    February 21, 2018 Morrison & Foerster’s (MoFo) UK revenue grew by nearly a third in 2017, making it a banner year for the City office. Easily surpassing its already impressive global revenue increase of 12% to $1.06bn, the firm’s…

    more »

    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…

    more »

    Jesse Gillespie joins Morrison & Foerster in Tokyo

    January 22, 2018 Morrison & Foerster has brought on Jesse Gillespie as a partner in the firm’s Tokyo office. Gillespie joins the firm from Sullivan & Cromwell, where he focused on matters involving capital markets transactions for…

    more »

    Jones Day hires MoFo partner in Hong Kong

    August 17, 2017 Jones Day has hired M&A partner Charles Chau from Morrison & Foerster in Hong Kong. While at Morrison & Foerster, Chau specialized in joint ventures, pre-IPO investment matters, acquisitions for private and public…

    more »

    Linklaters hires two partners in Shanghai

    May 11, 2017 A number of firms have announced new hires in Asia recently, including a duo of partners hired in the Shanghai office of Linklaters. The firm brought on corporate partner Simon Meng of King & Wood Mallesons and Andrew…

    more »

    Jones Day hires HSF Middle East finance head

    September 28, 2016 Jones Day has hired Nadim Khan, former Middle East finance head at Herbert Smith Freehills (HSF). During his tenure at HSF, Khan was involved in launching the firm’s first Middle East office in Dubai nearly a decade…

    more »

    Proskauer partners head to Gibson Dunn and Mofo

    September 1, 2016 Two Proskauer Rose partners have left the firm this week, just one day after the firm announced a new private equity hire from Dentons. Private equity partner James Howe will be heading to Gibson Dunn & Crutcher, while…

    more »

    Skadden nabs MoFo finance partner in Tokyo

    June 14, 2016 Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom has hired away corporate finance partner Kenji Taneda from Morrison & Foerster in Tokyo. Taneda oversaw the team at his previous firm that helped Fujifilm Holdings with its public…

    more »

more news »