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    Cooley hires tax partner from McDermott in LA

    June 28, 2018 Cooley has recruited tax partner Alexander Lee from McDermott Will & Emery in Los Angeles. Lee’s practice focuses on national and global tax matters and private M&A. At McDermott he previously headed up the firm’s…

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    DLA Piper makes key hire in wake of major losses

    June 8, 2018 DLA Piper has recruited infrastructure stalwart Martin Nelson-Jones from Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in London, a rare corporate hire for the firm. Nelson-Jones joined Freshfields in 1991, making partner ten years…

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    Paul Hastings poaches private equity star from DLA

    May 20, 2018 Paul Hastings has recruited private equity rainmaker Anu Balasubramanian from DLA Piper. She will lead the firm’s London private equity practice. Balasubramanian worked at Kirkland & Ellis from 2006 to 2013, when…

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    McDermott recruits yet another team from DLA

    April 24, 2018 McDermott Will & Emery has returned to the DLA Piper well once again, hiring a three-partner real estate team after recently hiring 20 of the firm’s US partners. The London-based real estate trio is made up of…

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    Dechert loses two life sciences teams in two days

    April 20, 2018 McDermott Will & Emery has recruited a four-member life sciences team from Dechert for its Frankfurt office. The team is led by partner Rüdiger Herrmann. Herrmann joined Dechert from WilmerHale in 2014; prior to…

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    Charles Russell Speechlys recruits CMS funds head

    April 5, 2018 Charles Russell Speechlys has hired CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang’s funds group head Melville Rodrigues to join its real estate practice. Rodrigues’ training took place at Clifford Chance legacy firm…

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    Team of 50 leaves DLA Piper for McDermott in US

    April 4, 2018 US firm McDermott Will & Emery has performed a massive overhaul on DLA Piper, recruiting close to 50 partners for a new California office. McDermott intends to open a branch in San Francisco, the firm’s fourth…

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    Bracewell expands in London with two disputes hires

    December 8, 2017 Bracewell is boosting its London office with the hire of two partners in its disputes practice. The Houston-based energy firm has brought on Damian Watkin as of 4 December and John Gilbert, who is slated to begin on 11…

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