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Thomson Snell & Passmore appoints non-lawyer CEO

Jun 4, 2015 Thomson Snell & Passmore, a South East London firm, has made Simon Slater the firm’s first CEO. Slater is not a lawyer. He joined the firm last year from PKF Littlejohn, an accountancy firm. Last year the firm had…

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Olswang CEO David Stewart resigns post

Oct 6, 2014 David Stewart, elected CEO for his second three-year term in May 2013, has stepped down from his leadership role, effective immediately. Stewart was managing partner at the firm from 2007 until 2010, when the managing…

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Dechert announces new leadership

Jun 4, 2010 After 25 years in the dual roles of chairman and CEO of Dechert, Barton Winokur will step down in mid-2011. Dechert has called on top litigator Andrew Levander to become the firm’s…

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Copyright violation puts Guruji CEO in jail

May 3, 2010 Anurag Dod, the Chief Executive Officer of the Bangalore-based, Sequoia Capital-funded search engine, Guruji.com, was arrested in Bangalore along with other top executives of the company on April 30, for alleged…

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