Firm: Heuking Kuhn Luer Wojtek
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Heuking Kuhn Luer Wojtek | December 2022
Germany

Effective January 1, 2023, Heuking will admit nine Equity Partners to the firm’s partnership from its own ranks and additionally appoint 13 lawyers as Salaried Partners. Boris Dürr, Managing Partner for HR, is pleased with the again wide range of legal fields covered by the new Equity Partners and Salaried Partners. “This shows that our work with young talents across the different areas is working really well and that our firm continues to grow in many different areas of expertise ...

Shoosmiths LLP | December 2022
England

UK businesses are taking vital steps to address environmental, social and governance issues (ESG) within the workplace, according to research by law firm Shoosmiths.21 percent are implementing a reduction in business travel, 21 percent a diversity and inclusion strategy and 18 percent are reviewing their supplier credentials. Environmentally friendly ‘green benefits’ are also being introduced by a further 18 percent ...

Shoosmiths LLP | December 2022
England

Shoosmiths corporate restructuring & advisory group have advised administrators Interpath Advisory, on the sale of the majority of the business and assets of Joules Group plc and Joules Limited to a newly formed company which is a joint venture set up by NEXT plc (NEXT) and Joules founder, Tom Joule.The new company has acquired around 100 Joules stores, with approximately 1,450 employees across these stores ...

Shoosmiths LLP | December 2022
England

The Social Mobility Foundation has unveiled this year’s Social Mobility Employer Index, including Shoosmiths as one of 75 leading businesses leading the way on social change.The Social Mobility Employer Index was launched in 2017 and has become a leading authority on employer-led social mobility. It assesses and ranks UK employers on the actions they take to ensure they are open to talent from all social backgrounds ...

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP | December 2022
Alabama, USA

Bradley is pleased to announce that Jera L. Bradshaw has joined the firm’s Dallas office as counsel in the Banking & Financial Services Practice Group. Ms. Bradshaw brings more than 13 years of experience advising banks and their regulators on a wide range of regulatory, compliance, and transactional matters ...

Heuking Kuhn Luer Wojtek | December 2022
Germany

A Turkey Desk team led by Dr. Ali Sahin and Dr. Erdem Şişmangil, LL.M, both Partners at Heuking’s Frankfurt am Main office, advised Turkish duty-free operator Setur on the award procedure to operate the duty-free and duty-paid areas at Cologne Bonn Airport. Following a Europe-wide invitation to bid, Cologne Bonn Airport selected Setur as the new partner for its duty-free areas ...

Carey Olsen | December 2022
Bermuda

Eason Huang joined the firm in 2020 and specialises in fund formation as well as advising on investments in both private equity and hedge funds. He has worked in the funds industry in Hong Kong for more than eight years and is fluent in Mandarin, Cantonese and English.Yi Yang, has a wide range of experience in cross-border commercial litigation including shareholder disputes, derivative actions, contentious insolvency and appraisal actions involving offshore companies ...

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP | December 2022
Alabama, USA

Bradley is pleased to announce that Birmingham attorney Danny Feltham has been selected to the Alabama State Bar’s (ASB) 2022 Leadership Forum. The ASB Leadership Forum is recognized as a dynamic and highly effective model for nurturing and developing leadership skills and values among a select group of qualified, promising lawyers each year ...

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP | December 2022
USA

WSG member Lisa Sotto, Partner at Hunton Andrews Kurth, recently sat down with Information Security Media Group (iSMG) to discuss the multitude of state privacy laws taking effect in 2023 that have forced organizations to revamp their compliance programs to incorporate disparate requirements ...

DFDL | December 2022
Cambodia

The DFDL team was pleased to interact with students, alumni, and other participants at a career fair held at the American University of Phnom Penh (AUPP) on 2 December 2022. The DFDL team hosted a well-attended booth that allowed our representatives to present information about DFDL – its history, achievements, and future opportunities – to a wide range of AUPP students and alumni ...

DFDL | December 2022
Cambodia

DFDL team was thrilled to participate in the Legal 500’s GC Summit Thailand 2022! Our Partners Nishant Choudhary (Partner and Managing Director of DFDL Myanmar), Kevin Hawkins (Partner, DFDL Vietnam) and Ja

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP | December 2022
Alabama, USA

Bradley partner Daniel Murphy was named to the Birmingham Business Journal’s list of “Who’s Who in Health Care” for 2022. This is Murphy’s second year named to the BBJ annual list, which highlights the Magic City’s key leaders and decision-makers in the healthcare industry. The full list appeared in the BBJ on November 29, 2022 ...

Han Kun Law Offices | December 2022
China

On December 1, 2022, Chambers and Partners, the world's foremost legal directory, released its Chambers FinTech Guide 2023, which identifies the leading payments, blockchain, cyber security, and data protection specialists in over 40 jurisdictions. Han Kun has again been ranked as a Band 1 PRC Firm for fintech-related legal services, marking the fifth consecutive year for the firm to receive the honor ...

Heuking Kuhn Luer Wojtek | December 2022
Germany

A team led by Dr. Johan-Michel Menke and Dr. Kai Bandilla, partners in Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek's Hamburg office, in cooperation with PwC, provided legal advice to Excelerate Energy, Inc. (NYSE: EE) (“Excelerate”) on the signing of a charter agreement with the German government for a floating storage and regasification unit (FSRU). The energy law advice was provided by Dr. Tobias Woltering, partner at the Düsseldorf office of Heuking ...

DFDL | December 2022
Cambodia

The DFDL team is pleased to share that Nishant Choudhary (Partner and Managing Director of DFDL Myanmar) and Thida Aye (Partner, DFDL Myanmar) have contributed their experience and insights to a country report on Corporate Acquisitions & Mergers. The local expertise of Nishant and Thida are featured on Kluwer Law Online, a publication of Kluwer Law International by Wolters Kluwer. Click here to view the View More

Carey Olsen | December 2022
Bermuda

The Lawyer European Awards ceremony was held at the Hilton Bankside Hotel last night and celebrated the very best of the international legal market. Carey Olsen faced strong competition from 5 other offshore law firms and won the award for legal excellence, depth and bread of expertise, commercial strength, market share and market-leading strategy ...

Buchalter | December 2022
California, USA

Buchalter secured a settlement last year from Chicago Title on behalf of approximately 80 victims of a fraudulent liquor license investment scheme devised by former restauranteur Gina Champion-Cain. The settlement Buchalter negotiated with Chicago Title recovered more than $22.6 million—nearly 75 percent—of Buchalter’s clients’ net losses. Champion-Cain’s scheme was recently featured on an episode of CNBC’s American Greed titled “California Schemin’,” which premiered on November 22, 2022 ...

Han Kun Law Offices | December 2022
China

December 1st, 2022, Beijing, China – Today, Han Kun Law Offices released the Han Kun 2021 Fund Practice Data Analysis Report (the "Report"). The online version of the Report is available on the firm's website. In 2021, markets appeared to reach a new equilibrium following the widespread rampage wrought by Covid-19 the year before, as many economies gradually adjusted to the "new normal" and business activities saw a sharp rebound ...

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP | December 2022
Alabama, USA

Bradley attorney Jera Bradshaw recently joined the firm’s Dallas office, bringing her experience of eight years as a senior attorney and three years as senior counsel for regulatory affairs. Law360 highlighted Bradshaw’s experience and discussed her new role at Bradley. "Based on my experience and relationships, Bradley presented the best opportunity to leverage my knowledge and regulatory insight ...

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP | December 2022
Alabama, USA

Bradley partner Riley Key was quoted in the Birmingham Business Journal on Bradley’s approach to the expanding industry, comparing the legal aspects of crypto to the early internet. Bradley has built a small team with a strong drive to understand and work in this space, Key told the BBJ when asked how to best succeed within this area. “Back in the early days of the internet, there were lawyers that did at that time, what we would call ‘internet law,’ Key said ...

Carey Olsen | November 2022
Bermuda

The Fund, which reached its hard cap of US$ 2.5 billion, was launched earlier this year and had a 100% limited partner participation rate. The Fund's investor base comprised institutional investors with long-term commitments to private equity, including leading endowments, pension funds, large family office investors, and key consultant relationships ...

DFDL | November 2022
Cambodia

DFDL is pleased to announce that Anne Coulon (Regional Legal Adviser – Consultant) has been selected by the International Chamber of Commerce Thailand (“ICC Thailand”) to serve on its commission on Arbitration and Alternative Dispute Resolution (“ADR”). Anne will join a team of dispute resolution experts who are driven to promote ADR within the Thai market ...

Heuking Kuhn Luer Wojtek | November 2022
Germany

A team led by Dr. Oliver von Rosenberg and Dr. Alexander Jüngst, both Partners at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek’s Cologne office, advised metrofibre GmbH on its ruhrfibre partnership project with the City of Essen and leading globally operating infrastructure investor DIF Capital Partners ...

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP | November 2022
Alabama, USA

Bradley is pleased to announce that 32 attorneys have joined the firm as associates across the firm’s offices in Birmingham, Houston, Dallas, Jackson, Nashville, and Tampa. “This group is the largest associate class in the history of the firm, which continues our trajectory of strategic growth in key markets and practices over the past year,” said Bradley Chairman of the Board and Managing Partner Jonathan M. Skeeters ...