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    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…

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    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…

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    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…

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    Morrison & Foerster revenues rise in 2015

    April 12, 2016 Morrison & Foerster’s financial results for 2015 were positive globally and shined in its London office. The firm’s global revenues grew 1.1 percent to $979.3m while its revenue per lawyer reached a historic high for…

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    Morrison & Foerster hire specialist in Tokyo

    February 18, 2016 Morrison & Foerster has lured Joshua Isenberg from Paul Hastings to join its office as a real estate partner in Tokyo. Isenberg's practice is centered on real estate transactions, including acquisitions, ground…

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    Morrison & Foerster recruit insolvency pair

    December 3, 2015 Morrison & Foerster hired a pair of partners from Schulte Roth & Zabel, adding Peter Declercq and Sonya Van de Graaff to their team. The pair join MoFo's business restructuring and insolvency group, of the firm's…

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    MoFo returns to Latham & Watkins London for hire

    November 5, 2015 Morrison & Foerster has once again hired a partner away from the London corporate team of Latham & Watkins with the appointment of Vladimir Maly. Maly's practice is centered around equity derivatives-related deals for…

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    Reed Smith adds three partners in Asia

    September 4, 2015 Reed Smith has hired three partners in Asia. In Hong Kong, the firm has added capital markets partner Gregory Wang from Morrison & Foerster. Wang deals mainly with securities offerings, M&A and other corporate…

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    Cooley hires trio to launch patent practice

    August 4, 2015 Cooley is launching a patent practice in London and has hired a trio of lawyers from Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky & Popeo to lead the way. Joining Cooley are David Wraige, Jacqueline Ireland and Daniel…

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    MoFo lures team from Winston & Strawn in Asia

    July 29, 2015 Morrison & Foerster has lured a team away from Winston & Strawn in Hong Kong. The team is headlined by Winston's Asia litigation chair Adrian Yip, who joins MoFo as partner and brings three associates with him. Yip…

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