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Allen & Overy makes up 15 to role of counsel

May 30, 2009 Allen & Overy has promoted 15 to the position of counsel, an alternative career path created by the firm in 2006. The 15 counsel have been been promoted across nine jurisdictions in three continents. The biggest…

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Freshfields makes up 11 to counsel role

Nov 5, 2008 Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has made its third round of counsel promotions this year. The firm's German offices have been gifted almost half of the promotions this time...

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Lovells promotes 46 to counsel role

Jun 6, 2008 Lovells has announced a bumper crop of counsel promotions, with 46 associates getting the nod. The promotions, effective 1 May, are spread across firm’s offices worldwide with 27 in continental Europe, 11 in the City,…

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Shearman Eliminates General Counsel Post

May 4, 2008 Shearman & Sterling has eliminated the job of its full-time general counsel, John Shutkin. The firm hired Shutkin in 2004 from KPMG International, where he had been general counsel for five years. Shutkin was one of the…

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