Freshfields partner departs for A&O in Germany
Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer partner Nils Koffka has been hired by Allen & Overy(A&O) in Germany. Koffka originally joined the firm with legacy Bruckhaus Westrick Stegemann, where he started his career. He went on to become co-head of Freshfields’ private equity team in 2004 before being named as global infrastructure and transport head in 2009.
A&O has expanded its operations in Germany recently, having recently hired Dominik Stühler from DLA Piper and Michiel Huizinga of King & Wood Mallesons.