Clifford Chance has found a successor for its Continental Europe managing partner Yves Wehrli. Former Italy managing partner Charles Adams is slated to return to Europe from
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ASEAN Legal Alliance (ALA) and Warwick Legal Network (WLN) have entered into a strategic partnership together. The partnership will combine the efforts of the ten Southeast Asian law firms in ALA and the 39 European
International Tax Review, an industry publication for tax professionals, bestowed two awards on DLA Piper for client work in the Americas. DLA was named “2014 International Law Firm of the Americas," an award won for
Linklaters and Cleary Gottlieb Hamilton & Steen have scored the mandates to represent Merrill Lynch and Bank of America respectively, advising them on all non-US aspects of the $50bn (£28bn) takeover which will create
Elite US firms Wachtell Lipton Rosen & Katz and Shearman & Sterling have taken the lead advisory roles on the $50bn all-stock sale of banking giant Merrill Lynch to Bank of America.
Panama-based firm Morgan & Morgan has announced that it has opened an office Singapore in a move designed to kick-off its Asia presence. The firm will relocate several partners from its Panama base to head up its
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett is set to become the latest major US law firm to enter the Brazilian legal market when it opens an office in Sao Paulo later this year, the firm's first office in Latin America.
Chadbourne & Parke has confirmed that it is to follow its recent opening in Mexico with an office launch in Brazil. As According to The Lawyer, the firm has confirmed that it was working towards a launch in Sao Paulo
As the credit crisis drove first-quarter U.S. mergers and acquisitions down 54 percent to $248.1 billion from $536.3 billion last year, deal volume in Asia, Latin America, the Middle East and Africa rose 39 percent, from
Brazilian law firms specializing in mergers and acquisitions may hire 15 percent to 20 percent more lawyers in 2008 to deal with a wave of corporate takeovers, said Paulo Cezar Aragao of Barbosa, Mussnich & Aragao
Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom is to open a new office in Sao Paulo, the US giant announced yesterday. The new branch is expected to open in May or June and represents Skadden’s first foray into South America,
Chicago, February 14, 2008 – Project Finance Magazine, a Euromoney publication, in its February 2008 issue has selected the recent bond refinancing by the Panama Canal Railway Company (PCRC) as its “2008 Latin