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Orrick plans double launch in Middle East

Dec 16, 2008 Orrick Herrington & ­Sutcliffe is targeting Middle East launches with plans for a dual assault on Abu Dhabi and Dubai. The firm's chairman Ralph Baxter said that there is no exact timeframe for the launch, but…

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Kilpatrick Stockton Expands to Middle East

Nov 7, 2008 Kilpatrick Stockton has opened a two-lawyer Dubai office to expand its construction practice into the Middle East. The office is starting with several U.S. clients that also are newcomers to the region, with the goal of…

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Latham hires continue with Norton Rose recruit

Oct 20, 2008 Norton Rose has lost corporate partner Andrew Tarbuck to US giant Latham & Watkins in Dubai. The news comes just after Latham had announced the hire of a seven-partner team in Hong Kong from Allen & Overy last week.

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King & Spalding opens eight offices in 18 months

Sep 11, 2008 Between 2000 and 2006, King & Spalding more than doubled the number of lawyers in its New York and Houston offices, the American Lawyer reports. Beginning with Dubai in 2007, King & Spalding went on to add offices in…

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