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    White & Case brings on Kirkland partner in London

    October 15, 2018 White & Case has hired Gilles Teerlinck, a capital markets partner who joins the firm’s London office. He focuses on international securities transactions, and specializes in high yield debt securities. Teerlinck…

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    Kirkland & Ellis promotes 122 to partner

    October 3, 2018 Kirkland & Ellis has promoted a total of 122 lawyers to partner, a new record for the firm. The promotions include 10 new partners in the firm’s London office. The Chicago-based firm has a total of 2,200 lawyers,…

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    Daniel Lindsey joins Goodwin Procter in Hong Kong

    September 19, 2018 Private equity specialist Daniel Lindsey has been hired by Goodwin Procter in Hong Kong. He joins the firm from Kirkland & Ellis, where he has been since early 2016 after leaving Linklaters after nearly 10…

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    Kirkland hires Kate Stephenson from Weil

    September 6, 2018 US firm Kirkland & Ellis has hired Kate Stephenson as a partner in the firm’s London office. She joins Kirkland’s restructuring practice, where she will focus on restructurings and insolvency, in addition to taking…

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    Shearman nabs capital markets star from Freshfields

    July 14, 2018 Shearman & Sterling has rehired corporate rainmaker Ward McKimm from Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, just three years after he joined the firm. McKimm worked at Shearman for 14 years, having made partner in 2005 and…

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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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    A&O and Linklaters matching sweeping US salary bump

    July 2, 2018 Following the wave of firms that have made similar moves in the last few weeks, Allen & Overy and Linklaters have raised their starting salaries in US offices. Both firms are matching the new precedent set several…

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