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    Sidley finance partner exits for Vinson & Elkins

    September 13, 2018 Sidley Austin capital markets partner Noel Hughes has left left the firm to join Vinson & Elkins, a US firm. Hughes’ exit is the latest for Sidley Austin, which has seen a number of recent departures from the…

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    Kirkland to launch in Dallas with 8-partner team

    July 13, 2018 Kirkland & Ellis has announced the launch of an office in Dallas, its second in Texas. The branch will open with eight partners, six of whom are being recruited from US competitors and joining as partners. Those six…

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    White & Case joins oil boom with new Texas office

    February 15, 2018 White & Case (W&C) has recruited three partners from Vinson & Elkins (V&E) and Andrews Kurth Kenyon to launch its seventh US office in Houston. The oil and gas work in the city continues to be a draw for firms, as…

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    Jones Day loses two more partners in succession

    February 13, 2018 Jones Day is experiencing a trend of departing City partners, as two more partners leave for other firms. Corporate partner Dan Coppel was recruited by Morrison & Foerster, six years after joining Jones Day from the…

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    Vinson & Elkins nabs Jones Day finance partner

    January 24, 2018 Vinson & Elkins has hired Paul Simcock, who joins the firm from Jones Day in the firm’s London office. He will join as a finance partner in Vinson & Elkins’ corporate finance practice. Prior to joining Jones Day…

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    Vinson & Elkins makes up 3 partners in London

    December 20, 2017 Vinson & Elkins has announced a promotions round that includes three new partners in the firm’s London office. Federico Fruhbeck and Dan Graham were made up in the firm’s M&A and capital markets practices.…

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    Vinson & Elkins NQ pay increased to £120,000

    July 20, 2017 Vinson & Elkins has announced a salary increase for newly qualified (NQ) solicitors, bumping pay 20 per cent from £100,000 to £120,000. The firm has also increased salaries for 1PQE lawyers, who will now be paid…

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