Vinson & Elkins has announced a promotions round that includes three new partners in the firm’s London office. Federico Fruhbeck and Dan Graham were made up in the firm’s
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In an article at The Lawyer, Natalie Stanton chronicles how a promising relationship between Alibaba and Freshfields did not yield significant payout in Alibaba's recent windfall IPO on the New York Stock
Shearman & Sterling has boosted its practice in China with the hire of Suang Zhao to its Hong Kong office. Zhao will join the Greater China corporate team led by Asia managing
Private equity giant Kohlberg Kravis Roberts (KKR) invested Rs. 750 crores ($166 Million) in Dalmia Cements to record the largest private equity investment in India's cement industry. Partner Inder Mohan Singh along
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett, Cravath Swaine & Moore and Ropes & Gray won roles on Xerox's $6.4bn purchase of business process outsourcing company Affiliated Computer Services (ACS).
Simpson Thacher & Barlett partner George Miller will join Mayer Brown as its first project finance partner in New York.
Seven major US law firm signed to a letter to the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) expressing their opinion on how to best implement a proposal to allow shareholders to nominate company directors. The unusual
Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz represented BB&T in its acquisition of Colonial's 350 branches, mostly in the Southeast of the US. Simpson Thacher & Bartlett acted for Toronto Dominion, another bank that reportedly
Clifford Chance has lost nearly 50 partners since the beginning of March, with its London and New York offices being most affected by the exits. Around 18 partners have left Clifford Chance's London office, including
Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, the most-profitable US law firm, took the top spot on the Bloomberg list of M&A advisers for the first half of 2009, ousting UK-based Linklaters. Wachtell was doubling its merger work
In 2007, New York City firms were raising starting salaries to match the $160,000 mark set by Simpson Thacher & Bartlett. As earnings are under pressure due to the financial crisis, several law firms in the US have
Clifford Chance corporate lawyer Adam Signy, one of the magic circle firm’s top partners, has defected to the London office of Simpson Thacher & Bartlett.
US firm Simpson Thacher & Bartlett has announced that Sandeep Qusba, most recently a partner at White & Case, has joined joining the ranks of its bankruptcy and restructuring practice. Mr. Qusba's experience in a