Gide Loyrette Nouel has landed the rehire of M&A partner Olivier Diaz to its Paris office from Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom. Diaz left Gide in 1998, and has since taken positions at Linklaters and Darrois Villey
Darrois Villey Maillot Brochier Avocats
The rise in the proportion of women at the biggest law firms in Europe has continued, but more slowly, according to The Lawyer’s European 100 2017. The number of firms with a majority female partnership went down
Darrois Villey Maillot Brochier has brought one of its former partners, Marcus Billam, back on board in a lateral hire that is rare for the French firm. Billam returns to Darrois Villey by recent way of Allen & Overy.
Linklaters has boosted its disputes practice in Paris with the hire of three partners from Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton and Paris-based firm Darrois Villey Maillot Brochier. Matthieu de Boisséson and Pierre