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Hermitage and HSBC's law firms raided in Moscow

Aug 25, 2008 Leading law firms representing HSBC and Hermitage Capital Management have been raided by Russian Interior Ministry officials in an attempt to link senior lawyers with an alleged tax fraud, , including Firestone Duncan, a…

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Dewey & LeBoeuf raids Akin Gump to secure Dubai base

Jan 5, 2008 Dewey & LeBoeuf has raided the Dubai office of Akin Gump Strauss Hauer Feld for its first launch since last October's merger between Dewey Ballantine and LeBoeuf Lamb Greene & MacRae. The firm has launched a Dubai office…

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Shearman bolsters London with raid on Latham

Dec 13, 2007 Shearman & Sterling has snared a high yield finance partner from US rivals Latham & Watkins’ London office. Jacques McChesney, who has been based in the London office of Latham & Watkins since 1999, will join…

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FBI Raids Scruggs Law Firm

Nov 28, 2007 An attorney confirms that FBI agents executed a search warrant Tuesday in the Oxford law firm of Richard "Dickie" Scruggs. Joey Langston, who is representing the Scruggs firm but is not an employee there, said FBI agents…

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Police arrest Pakistan lawyers

Nov 5, 2007 Hundreds of lawyers were arrested across Pakistan Monday as the police continued to enforce President Pervez Musharraf's emergency declaration. Police sources told CNN over the weekend that they had a list of 1,500…

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