Simmons focuses on UK and women in promo round
Simmons & Simmons has promoted nine lawyers to partner in its promotions round, focusing on the UK, but with promotions in Paris, Munich, and Singapore as well.
Four women received promotions, nearing the 50% mark for the round. They are banking partner Paula Macnamara, real estate partner Caroline Turner-Inskip, finance partner Céline Larmet, and dispute resolution partner Amanda Lees.
The only practice seeing the addition of more than one partner is financial markets, with the additions of Paris-based Larmet and Singapore-based Jonathan Quie. Aside from these two, all the other new partners will be working in different practices, including corporate, intellectual property, and employment.
Partner promotions in full:
Paula Macnamara – London, banking
Patrick Boyd – London, corporate
George Morris – London, information, communications and technology
Olly Jones – Bristol/London, employment
Caroline Turner-Inskip – Bristol, real estate
Daniel Kendziur – Munich, intellectual property
Céline Larmet – Paris, financial markets
Jonathan Quie – Singapore, financial markets
Amanda Lees – Singapore, dispute resolution