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The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2022
Shearn Delamore & Co., January 2022
Malaysia

Dear valued clients, colleagues and friends, We are pleased to announce that Shearn Delamore & Co. has been recommended as a TOP-TIER FIRM in nine practice areas and been recommended in three practice areas in The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2022 edition. Nine partners are listed in the elite "Leading Individuals" group and two partners are listed in the "Next Generation Partners" group...

Shoosmiths London banking and real estate finance team continues expansion
Shoosmiths LLP, January 2022
England

Law firm Shoosmiths and its London office continue an ambitious corporate growth strategy with the appointment of Chris Mills as banking partner...

Shoosmiths partners with Aston University to open up opportunities to study a law degree
Shoosmiths LLP, January 2022
England

A programme to support students from under-represented backgrounds towards a career in law has been launched by Aston University in partnership with leading law firm Shoosmiths...

For the Second Time in Three Years, Dykema’s Automotive and Transportation Industry Group Named “Practice Group of the Year” by Law360
Dykema, January 2022
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, is proud to announce that its Automotive and Transportation industry group was recognized as a “Practice Group of the Year” for 2021 by Law360. Dykema was chosen as one of only three firms recognized in the area of Transportation...

Schütz GmbH & Co KGaA Acquires GEM Plastics Limited with Support From Heuking
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, January 2022
Germany

Dr. Anne de Boer from Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek together with a team led by Damian Maloney of Beauchamps have assisted the German company Schütz GmbH & Co KGaA in the acquisition of GEM Plastics Limited, an Irish company which is a specialist manufacturer of jerrycans and drums. Schütz GmbH & Co KGaA is a leading manufacturer of high-quality transport packaging...

Patterson Belknap Launches Securities Litigation Insider Blog
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP, January 2022
United States of America

Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP today announced the launch of Securities Litigation Insider, a blog covering a wide range of topics relevant to securities litigation, including notable developments such as U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) enforcement, SEC rulemaking, securities class actions, and developments in blockchain and crypto-asset regulation, among other areas...

Patterson Belknap Announces Three New Partners and Three Counsel
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP, January 2022
United States of America

Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP is pleased to announce that, effective January 1, 2022, Douglas L. Tang, Amy N. Vegari, and Timothy A. Waters will become partners of the Firm, and Susan M. Vignola, Lisa Wang, and Justin Zaremby will become counsel. Douglas L...

Bradley's Government Contracts Practice Group Named a 2021 'Practice Group of the Year' by Law360
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, January 2022
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that the firm’s

Heuking Advises Union Investment on Matters of Tax Law Relating to the Acquisition of Hanse Trio in Rostock
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, January 2022
Germany

With a team led by Dr. Henrik Lay, Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised Union Investment on matters of tax law relating to its acquisition of the Hanse Trio building complex in Rostock’s “Am neuen Werftdreieck” district from project developer LIST Develop Commercial...

Equine Industry Partner Laura Holoubek Joins Ed Brown Society's Founding Board
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, January 2022
Kentucky, United States of America

Dinsmore equine industry partner Laura Holoubek has been invited to sit on the founding board of the Ed Brown Society...

Bruce Ely Quoted in BBJ on Tax Landmines with Remote Work Plans
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, January 2022
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley partner Bruce Ely was quoted in the Birmingham Business Journal on the potential tax impact of companies implementing work-from-anywhere policies. Ely said several states have withdrawn or announced plans to soon withdraw their safe-harbor protections, which could leave both remote workers and their employers at risk...

Chris Puri Quoted in McKnight’s Long-Term Care News on SCOTUS and Vaccine Mandates
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, January 2022
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley attorney Chris Puri was quoted in McKnight’s Long-Term Care News discussing the U.S. Supreme Court and vaccination mandates. Puri said the CMS rule seems “much more likely” to be allowed to proceed than OSHA...

Elisha Kobre Quoted in Yahoo Finance Article on Jury Deliberations in Elizabeth Holmes Trial
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, January 2022
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley partner Elisha Kobre was quoted in a Yahoo Finance article discussing jury deliberations in the Elizabeth Holmes’ trial. The sixth day of jury deliberations Holmes’ trial ended without a verdict, and a docket entry confirmed a sealed 23-minute proceeding took place...

DFDL Receives Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2022 Awards
DFDL, January 2022
Cambodia

The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2022 edition is out! DFDL has been recognized as Top Tier Firm in 5 practice areas and recommended in 10. 8 DFDL lawyers have received an award: 5 are listed in the elite “Leading Lawyers” group and 3 in the “Next Generation Lawyers” group...

Shahwar Nizam Listed as Top Bangladesh Lawyer by Asia Business Law Journal
DFDL, January 2022
Cambodia

Bradley Welcomes Former Assistant U.S. Attorney Natalie Hirt Adams as Partner
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, January 2022
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce the arrival of former Assistant U.S. Attorney Natalie Hirt Adams as a partner in the firm’s

Seven Bradley Attorneys Selected to 2022 Edition of North Carolina Super Lawyers
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, January 2022
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that seven attorneys in the firm’s Charlotte office were selected to the 2022 edition of North Carolina Super Lawyers and “Rising Stars.” Additionally, two Bradley attorneys were named to the publication’s “Top Lists” in the 2022 edition: Bailey King Jr...

Delphi once again named Law Firm of the Year in Sweden
Delphi, January 2022
Sweden

Delphi has once again been named Law Firm of the Year in the annual quality and industry survey for business law firms i Sweden, where the clients' opinion on the collaboration determine who wins. Delphi was nominated in the category law firms SEK 200+ million, where the firm won. Law Firm of the Year is an annual quality and industry survey conducted by the analysis company Regi in Sweden...

Shoosmiths advises Gresham House’s British Sustainable Infrastructure Funds on £164m investment into Borderlink Broadband Limited
Shoosmiths LLP, January 2022
England

Law Firm Shoosmiths has advised Gresham House plc on its £164m follow on investment into Borderlink Broadband Limited through its British Sustainable Infrastructure Funds (BSIF) strategy to improve digital inclusion in underserved communities in the UK...

Shoosmiths announces office move to new landmark tower in Birmingham
Shoosmiths LLP, January 2022
England

Law firm Shoosmiths has taken 32,900 sq ft at Birmingham’s 103 Colmore Row, marking the largest letting to date for the landmark tower – which has reached practical completion – and brings the total office space pre-let or under offer to 60%...

Seka Hep Participates in Cambodia New Law on Investment Event
DFDL, January 2022
Cambodia

Shepherd and Wedderburn advises Scottish Sea Farms in £164 million acquisition
Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP, January 2022
Scotland

Shepherd and Wedderburn has supported long standing client Scottish Sea Farms (SSF) in its £164 million purchase of the UK fish farming interests of Greig Seafood ASA...

Shepherd and Wedderburn is awarded highest accreditation by STEP's Employer Partnership Programme
Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP, January 2022
Scotland

Shepherd and Wedderburn has been awarded Platinum Employer Partner accreditation by STEP, the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners, attaining the highest of three accreditation levels awarded under STEP's Employer Partnership Programme...

Chris Puri Quoted in McKnight's Long-Term Care News on COVID19 Vaccine Mandates
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, January 2022
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley attorney Chris Puri was quoted in McKnight’s Long-Term Care News on COVID vaccination mandates. Puri said CMS and OSHA cases differ because the legal authority used by the federal government for each is different...

Dinsmore Promotes 21 Attorneys to Partner, Makes Board and Office Leadership Appointments
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, January 2022
Kentucky, United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP is pleased to announce that 21 attorneys were elected to partnership effective Jan. 1, 2022...

Dinsmore Names Michael Paul New Denver Office Managing Partner, Plans Continued Local Expansion
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, January 2022
Kentucky, United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP flags continued expansion plans for the Colorado market with the announcement that construction partner Michael Paul is the national firm’s new office managing partner in Denver.

Dinsmore Makes Strong Growth Push in Chicago to Meet Client Needs During COVID-19 Pandemic
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, January 2022
Kentucky, United States of America

Going on nearly two years since the COVID-19 pandemic hit the United States, businesses are constantly adjusting to evolving challenges, and Dinsmore & Shohl LLP is serving those business clients accordingly. In kind, the firm’s Chicago office has put its growth into overdrive since March of 2020...

Buchalter San Francisco Relocating to 425 Market Street
Buchalter, January 2022
California, United States of America

January 12, 2022. Buchalter is pleased to announce that it has signed a new lease at 425 Market Street for its San Francisco office. Occupying the entire 29th floor, Buchalter San Francisco will move its approximately 70 attorneys and support staff to its new location by the end of March...

Adam Bass Member of the Faculty for Sandpiper Partner’s Annual California Legal Market Conference
Buchalter, January 2022
California, United States of America

Buchalter is pleased to announce that Adam Bass, President and Chief Executive Officer of Buchalter, will participate as a member of the faculty for Sandpiper Partner’s Annual Los Angeles/California Legal Market Conference 2022...

NNDKP assists Tech Mahindra in the acquisition of the Allyis group
Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen, January 2022
Romania

NNDKP assisted Tech Mahindra, a leading provider of digital transformation, consulting and business re-engineering services, in a multi-jurisdictional transaction, regarding the acquisition of the Allyis group. The total value of the transaction is estimated at USD 125 million...

Morgan & Morgan Legal advised Supermercados Xtra, S.A. in connection with the offering and issuance of corporate bonds for an amount of up to US$100 million.
Morgan & Morgan, January 2022
Panama

Morgan & Morgan Legal advised Supermercados Xtra, S.A...

BOYANOV & Co. Advised Eurobank Group on Challenging Restructuring Transaction
Boyanov & Co., January 2022
Bulgaria

BOYANOV & Co. and BDK Advokati advised the Eurobank Group on a complicated transaction concerning the restructuring of the financing to two landmark hotels in Sofia (Sofa Hotel Balkan) and Belgrade (Metropol). The transaction involved several jurisdictions – Cyprus, Bulgaria, Greece, and Serbia...

Bradley Attorney Giovanni P. Giarratana Elected American Bar Foundation Fellow
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, January 2022
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that Giovanni Giarratana, an attorney in the firm’s Tampa office, has been elected as a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation (ABF)...

Hanson Bridgett Announces Change to Executive Leadership Team with Laura Long Appointed Chief Operating Officer
Hanson Bridgett LLP, January 2022
California, United States of America

January 3, 2022 (San Francisco, CA) – Hanson Bridgett LLP, an AmLaw 200 law firm servicing clients from our home in California and beyond, is pleased to announce a change to its executive leadership team...

Shoosmiths opens Brussels office to support client needs for Competition, EU and trade advice
Shoosmiths LLP, January 2022
England

Law firm Shoosmiths has opened an office in Brussels and recruited experienced lawyer Kiran Desai to meet growing client demand for European Union competition, regulatory and trade law advice.Dual-qualified in Belgium and in England and Wales, Kiran was previously the EU competition law leader at EY Law and prior to that the managing partner of the Brussels office of Mayer Brown...

BREAKING (Updated): High Court Grills Attorneys Over Worker COVID Vaccination Mandates
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, January 2022
Alabama, United States of America

[!Chris Puri was quoted in McKnights Long-Term Care News on COVID vaccination mandates. The CMS and OSHA cases differ because the legal authority used by the federal government for each is different, added Christopher C. Purl, a Nashville-based attorney with Bradley and veteran long-term care representative...

Two Bradley Groups Recognized with 2021 “Go-To Thought Leader Awards” by The National Law Review
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, January 2022
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that the firm’s Labor and Employment Practice Group and

Aron Beezley Quoted in Law360 on 2021 Government Contract Cases
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, January 2022
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley partner Aron Beezley was quoted in Law360 highlighting the top five government contracting policies of 2021. In September, President Biden introduced a set of vaccine mandates, including one directly applicable to federal contractors...

Aron Beezley Quoted in Law360 on Top 6 Cases in Government Contracts
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, January 2022
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley partner Aron Beezley was quoted in Law360 on the top six government contract cases during the second half of 2021. A Court of Federal Claims ruling in July showed that length can make a sole-source contract unreasonable...

Adam Bass Quoted in Reuters
Buchalter, January 2022
California, United States of America

Today's snazzy law offices: Wow-factor or wasteful? By Jenna Greene (Reuters) - "When 345-lawyer Buchalter surveyed its partners last year about returning to the office post-pandemic, the consensus was overwhelming. About 90% said they wanted to go back to working in-person, firm CEO Adam Bass told me...

Nishant Choudhary Discusses Myanmar M&A Predictions for 2022
DFDL, January 2022
Cambodia

Nishant Choudhary (Partner, Myanmar Deputy Managing Director) discusses the 2022 predicting trends for Myanmar mergers and acquisitions in the Asian Legal Business article “ALB Asia M&A Predictions 2022”. This article focuses on how 2022 will be for mergers and acquisitions in the region...

Remembering Retired Partner and Friend Hobart McWhorter
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, January 2022
Alabama, United States of America

[!We mourn the passing of retired partner and friend 

Verrill Welcomes Experienced Trust & Estates, Tax Partner Ruth Mattson
Verrill, January 2022
Maine, United States of America

(January 5, 2022) – Verrill is pleased to welcome Ruth Mattson to the firm’s Boston office as a Partner in its Private Clients & Fiduciary Services Group. Mattson advises individuals and families on estate planning and business planning opportunities, concentrating on international plans...

Five Bradley Attorneys Named to Business North Carolina's Legal Elite 2022
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, January 2022
Alabama, United States of America

[!Charlotte attorneys Ryan Beaver, Monica Wilson Dozier, Doug Grimes, Kent Jones, and Rob Marcus were named to Business North Carolina’s Legal Elite 2022...

Bradley Elevates 12 Attorneys to Partner
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, January 2022
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that the firm has elevated the following 12 attorneys to partner, effective on January 1: Abigail B. Harris, Matthew A...

Shoosmiths celebrates five years in Leeds
Shoosmiths LLP, January 2022
England

Leading UK law firm Shoosmiths is celebrating five years since the opening of its Leeds office, as it continues its ambitious growth strategy.Led by real estate partner Simon Meek, the West Yorkshire base has expanded exponentially in terms of client wins, deal volumes, and team hires...

Todd Presnell Sworn in as Tennessee Chapter President of American Board of Trial Advocates
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, December 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that Todd Presnell, a partner in the firm’s Nashville office, has been sworn in as president of the Tennessee Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates...

Pair of Recent Victories Hearten Counsel for MassHealth Providers
Verrill, December 2021
Maine, United States of America

Verrill attorney David G. Lazarus was recently mentioned in the Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly article "Pair of Recent Victories Hearten Counsel for MassHealth Providers...

Beccar Varela advises on the issuance of the first social bond of NGO Sumatoria
Beccar Varela, December 2021
Argentina

Buenos Aires, December 29th, 2021. On December 27th, Asociación Civil Sumatoria para una Nueva Economía (“Sumatoria”) carried out its first notes’ issuance in the local capital market with Class I notes, under a specific SME regime, offered in two series, for a total nominal amount of AR$30 million (the “Notes”)...

Morgan & Morgan Legal promotes Mayte Sanchez Gonzalez as a new partner in its Litigation and Dispute Resolution team.
Morgan & Morgan, December 2021
Panama

Morgan & Morgan Legal is pleased to announce the recent promotion of attorney Mayte Sanchez Gonzalez as partner of the firm. This designation reinforces the firm´s notable practice in litigation and dispute resolution processes (including arbitration), and at the same time, reinforces its commitment to gender equality and equal opportunities in the workplace. In recent years, Ms...

 

 


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