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Trilegal links up with Allen & Overy in India

Mar 10, 2008 Local Indian law firm Trilegal has succeeded in sealing a formal referral deal with Magic Circle law firm Allen & Overy, which will see it handle the bulk of A&O's cross-border client work in India and benefit from…

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Morley and Dejonghe to lead A&O

Mar 3, 2008 Allen & Overy managing partner David Morley has won the backing of the firm’s partnership to pip corporate head Richard Cranfield to the senior partner post. Belgian managing partner and co-head of corporate Wim…

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Race for Allen & Overy's future management

Jan 27, 2008 The race for Allen & Overy's (A&O) future management is on, as a total of four candidates have stepped forward to take over the top two roles at the firm. Belgian managing partner and co-head of corporate Wim Dejonghe…

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London Firms to Redeploy Lawyers as Markets Shift

Jan 27, 2008 Allen & Overy is attempting to usher in a new era of flexibility among its lawyers, partly to prepare for fluctuating market conditions, marking the strongest evidence yet that top U.K. law firms are having to adapt to…

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A&O scoops Italian banking team from Freshfields

Jan 12, 2008 Allen & Overy partner Stefano Sennhauser has raided his former firm Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer for a team of six banking associates in a move that heralds a renewed focus on Italy by A&O. Sennhauser, who quit…

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A&O scoops Shearman global M&A chief Rolf Koerfer

Jan 11, 2008 Allen & Overy has raided Shearman & Sterling for its global co-head of M&A for its Düsseldorf office in the latest high-profile move in the German market. Hans Rolf Koerfer will join as a partner at A&O's Düsseldorf…

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