Law Firm News

DAC Beachcroft launches Paris office

Jan 8, 2019 DAC Beachcroft has announced the launch of a new office in Paris, as the firm continues to expand its presence in Europe. The new office will be led by partners Vladimir Rostan d’Ancezune and Christophe Wucher…

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Clifford Chance debuts Singapore innovation lab

Dec 22, 2018 [Clifford Chance 39] has announced the debut of a new innovation lab based in Singapore. The lab, which operates under the name Create+65, is geared toward legal technology and involves partnerships with startups,…

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Centrica and ZPG GCs step down

Dec 22, 2018 Two companies have recently announced that their general counsels will be leaving their positions. Grant Dawson will be retiring from Centrica after serving in the position for more than two decades. Centrica is an…

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DWF hires GC ahead of LSE listing

Dec 20, 2018 [DWF 1870] has appointed Mollie Stoker as group general counsel (GC) as the firm prepares for its listing on the London Stock Exchange (LSE), which is slated for early 2019. Stoker previously served as GC at Lucozade…

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Oon & Bazul debuts new practice in Korea practice

Dec 19, 2018 Singapore firm Oon & Bazul has announced the opening of a new office in South Korea. The practice will be led by Julia Yu, who has been hired from her position as special counsel at Bae, Kim & Lee. At Oon & Bazul, Yu…

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Sidley Austin promotes 30 worldwide

Dec 19, 2018 [Sidley Austin 18] has completed its latest round of partner promotions, making up 30 new partners across the firm’s global offices. Lyndsey Laverack was the only new partner representing the firm’s London…

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