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Clifford Chance appoints global real estate head

Aug 24, 2010 Clifford Chance has elected Spanish practice chief Alfonso Benavides to the position of global real estate head. Benavides will succeed Cliff McAuley, who has led the group since 2003 and is now retiring from the firm.…

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Pannone appoints new Managing Partner

May 17, 2010 Pannone has appointed a new Managing Partner, with the role going to the firm’s clinical negligence head Emma Holt after an uncontested election. Holt has been a partner at the Manchester firm since 1998. She is set…

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Saudi Aramco veteran takes top legal post

Apr 13, 2010 The top legal role in Middle East energy giant Saudi Arabian Oil Co (Saudi Aramco) has been awarded to lawyer David Kultgen, who has worked with the company for 37 years after joining directly from law school. He will…

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New chairperson at Arent Fox

Mar 10, 2010 Mark Katz, formerly the co-chair of the business department, has been appointed as the new chairperson at Arent Fox. After 14 years in the top role Marc Fleischaker has stepped…

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K&L Gates promotes 28 to partnership

Jan 21, 2009 K&L Gates has promoted 28 lawyers to the firm’s partnership. The firm’s corporate practice received six promotions, while other teams to benefit included real estate, investment management, tax, employee benefits and…

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Gibson Dunn promotes 13 lawyers to partner for 2009

Dec 2, 2008 Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP announced that the firm has elected 13 new partners, effective January 1, 2009. The new partners represent a wide range of practice areas and geographical regions. "We are happy to continue…

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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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