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US firms losing merger fever

Jan 23, 2008 Merger and lateral activity among US law firms slowed slightly in 2007 but despite the darkening financial horizon, many in the industry expect the attorney shuffle to retain energy in 2008, writes the National Law…

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Dewey & LeBoeuf raids Akin Gump to secure Dubai base

Jan 5, 2008 Dewey & LeBoeuf has raided the Dubai office of Akin Gump Strauss Hauer Feld for its first launch since last October's merger between Dewey Ballantine and LeBoeuf Lamb Greene & MacRae. The firm has launched a Dubai office…

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Dewey & LeBoeuf IP chief exits

Jan 4, 2008 The highly-rated head of IP at the Warsaw branch of Dewey & LeBoeuf has left the firm for a job in the Polish Government. Lukasz Redziniak departed from the firm at the end of last year, leaving Dewey’s respected local…

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Dewey repositions to make London key

Dec 19, 2007 Dewey & LeBoeuf chairman Steve Davis has vowed to make London a strategic priority as he moves to position the firm as a transatlantic, rather than a US, player. Davis, who took control of the firm following the…

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Dewey & LeBoeuf Expands Frankfurt Office

Dec 10, 2007 New York's Dewey & LeBoeuf has expanded its Frankfurt office by adding Bela Jansen, a qualified lawyer and tax adviser. Jansen will join as partner in January. His arrival brings the tax practice in Frankfurt to 16…

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Weil restructuring chief joins Dewey

Dec 1, 2007 Dewey & LeBoeuf in New York has hired a Weil Gotshal & Manges restructuring team headed by partner Martin Bienenstock. The hire of such a significant team from one of the world’s leading restructuring firms is a real…

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Dewey & LeBoeuf Merger Given Green Light

Sep 27, 2007 The merger between Dewey Ballantine and LeBoeuf Lamb Greene & MacRae has gone through as of 4:30pm BST today (26 September). The partners of the respective firms were informed in the past hour that, as of Monday (1…

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