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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 picks up Linklaters team in Paris

    November 3, 2017 Jones Day has hired three new lawyers from Linklaters. The Linklaters team is comprised of partner David Swinburne along with Sylvain Kabeya and Kévin Bousset. They will be joining Jones Day’s Paris-based private…

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    Milbank hires A&O PE partner in Frankfurt

    December 6, 2016 Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy has hired Michael Bernhardt of Allen & Overy (A&O) in its corporate department in Frankfurt. Bernhardt was a private equity (PE) partner at A&O, where he joined in 2011 following a…

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    Sidley hires Linklaters restructuring partner

    November 30, 2016 Sidley Austin has hired Linklaters restructuring partner Yen Sum, continuing a hiring streak in London this year. Sidley has also recently hired partners from Kirkland & Ellis and Willkie Farr & Gallagher. Sum joined…

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    Willkie Farr hires KWM competition partner

    October 28, 2016 Willkie Farr & Gallagher has hired King & Wood Mallesons (KWM) competition partner Phillipp Giradet, who will be heading up the firm’s new antitrust and competition group in London. Giradet specializes in competitions…

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    Willkie Farr & Gallagher hires Bain counsel

    May 3, 2016 New York-based firm Willkie Farr & Gallagher has hired Bain Capital Credit's European general counsel Mark Fine. Fine, who has previously worked at Norton Rose and in the debt finance team at Kirkland & Ellis, will join…

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    Dechert lures former Weil heavyweight back to practice

    November 25, 2015 Dechert has lured back a former corporate finance heavyweight back into the game. Just shy of three years after leaving Weil Gotshal & Manges and law to found a corporate advisory boutique, Laurent Faugérolas has agreed…

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