Herbert Smith Freehills launches in Berlin
Herbert Smith Freehills has launched a new office in Berlin, with corporate partner Ralf Thaeter set to lead the office alongside current duties as head of the firm's new Frankfurt base. Thaeter will divide his time between the two offices.
Herbert Smith Freehills global co-head head of corporate Patrick Mitchell said: "Over time, our Frankfurt office will be a full-service offering, with our presence in Berlin focusing on corporate and regulatory work. Our recruitment efforts are continuing and we hope to be able to announce the appointment of additional partners in the coming months."