US firm White & Case promotes 21 to global partnership
White & Case has promoted 21 lawyers to the partnership in its annual promotions round. All promotions are effective as of 1 January 2012.
London managing partner Oliver Brettle commented: "Today's promotions across the EMEA region further strengthen our team of partners who serve the needs of our clients in what is an ever-changing economic environment."
He added: "The significant number of promotions we have made, in addition to the excellent lawyers we have already hired this year, reflects the firm's strong regional and global practice structure. I am particularly pleased to see that two of the London-based promotions are of lawyers who joined the firm via the London office's trainee programme. This programme, and our other promotions, demonstrates out commitment to long-term organic growth. "
The list of promotions is as follows:
Paul Harrison; and
Jennifer Paradise; and
Rafael Llano Oddone; and
Iván Libenson Violante.
Markus Althoff; and
Markus Burianski; and