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US firms boost China presence

Apr 12, 2012 International law firms have significantly increased their presence in China over the past year, with the top 250 US firms bumping their headcount in China by 10 per cent in 2011, to 2,249 lawyers. Among US firms,

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Reed Smith taps Clydes for energy hire

Jun 6, 2008 Reed Smith has ramped up its energy, trade and commodities group with the hire of Clyde & Co partner Robert Parson. Parson, who leaves Clydes after six years, has joined Reed Smith as a partner to build on his energy,…

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Reed Smith Adds Partner With Federal Tax Expertise

Apr 14, 2008 Reed Smith LLP, one of the 15 largest law firms in the world, today announced the addition of Arnold E. Grant as a partner in the Tax, Benefits and Wealth Planning Group. A specialist in U.S. federal income tax matters,…

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Reed Smith moves to boost shipping teams

Mar 26, 2008 Reed Smith Richards Butler is upping its focus on its international shipping practice with the relocation of a lawyer apiece to Dubai and Hong Kong. Partner Adam Morgan, a former head of Richards Butler's shipping…

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Reed Smith, Herbert Smith in as AOL buys $850m Bebo

Mar 16, 2008 The City arm of Reed Smith Richards Butler has picked up a profile-raising mandate on the $850m acquisition of social networking website Bebo by AOL. The firm’s London arm advised longstanding client Bebo on UK aspects…

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Reed Smith makes 55-lawyer raid in NYC

Jan 23, 2008 Reed Smith has today secured its long-awaited deal to ramp up in New York with the hire of 55 lawyers from 120-lawyer Anderson Kill & Olick. The new lawyers will take up positions primarily in Reed Smith's insurance…

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US firms losing merger fever

Jan 23, 2008 Merger and lateral activity among US law firms slowed slightly in 2007 but despite the darkening financial horizon, many in the industry expect the attorney shuffle to retain energy in 2008, writes the National Law…

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Reed Smith Environmental Group Defects to Saul Ewing

Jan 15, 2008 Steven Picco, a leading environmental lawyer in New Jersey for 25 years, is heading a five-lawyer defection from the Princeton, N.J., office of international giant Reed Smith to the cozier confines of 250-lawyer regional…

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Holland & Knight Sued for Tortious Interference

Jan 4, 2008 After working under three bosses in less than a year, Dillman, the director of Holland & Knight's litigation support group, decided to look for a fresh start. She settled on not only a different firm, Hughes Hubbard &…

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