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M&T Receives Nominations in ALB Indonesia Law Awards 2018
Makarim & Taira S., September 2018
Indonesia

We are pleased to announce that Makarim & Taira S...

ENSafrica’s dispute resolution department expands with appointment of new executive
ENSafrica, September 2018
South Africa

ENSafrica, Africa’s largest law firm, is pleased to announce the appointment of accomplished dispute resolution lawyer, Aslam Moosajee, as an executive who will be based in the firm’s Johannesburg office...

Ellex and Allen & Overy advise Blackstone on the acquisition of a majority stake in Luminor for EUR one billion
Ellex Valiunas, September 2018
Lithuania

On September 13, 2018 Luminor, one of the leading banks in the Baltics announced that it has entered into a new strategic corporate partnership with a consortium led by private equity funds managed by Blackstone (“Blackstone”)...

Morgan & Morgan advised the Hitachi, Ltd., Mitsubishi Corporation, and Ansaldo STS, S.p.A. with an Agreement to provide a monorail system for Line 3 of the Metro of Panama
Morgan & Morgan, September 2018
Panama

Panama, September 13, 2018. Morgan & Morgan advised the Hitachi, Ltd., Mitsubishi Corporation, and Ansaldo STS, S.p.A., in connection with an Agreement signed with Metro de Panamá, S.A., a corporation 100% owned by the Republic of Panama, regarding the participation of this group of companies that, led by Hitachi, Ltd...

Overview on Indonesian Subsidiaries from a Legal Perspective
Makarim & Taira S., September 2018
Indonesia

On 30 August 2018, the Makarim & Taira S. (M&T) team with Miyakezaka Sogo Law Offices held the second part of its Skype seminar for Japanese companies looking to invest or having investment in Indonesia. Japan has been a key investor and strategic partner to Indonesia, investing heavily in the transportation, power and industrial sectors over the past couple of years...

Telia Company AB acquires leading TV-distribution and internet services provider Get TDC Norway
Simonsen Vogt Wiig AS, September 2018
Norway

The deal value was NOK 21 billion (EUR 2.2 bn.) and the transaction leads to the formation of a leading digital challenger in the Norwegian market. Simonsen Vogt Wiig assisted Telia in all aspects of the transaction. Telia Norway has more than 2.3 million mobile subscriptions in Norway and reported revenues in 2017 of NOK 9.8 billion, while GET TDC Norway reported revenues of NOK 4 billion...

CEE Legal Matters Awards 2018
World Services Group, September 2018
United States of America

The CEE Deal of the Year Awards banquet brought together private practice lawyers to recognize the firms setting a new standard in progressive work practices and leading the way in their field...

65 Dykema Attorneys Named to Michigan Super Lawyers and Rising Stars Lists
Dykema, September 2018
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that 46 of its attorneys from the firm’s five Michigan offices—and from multiple practice areas—were named to the 2018 Super Lawyers list by Michigan Super Lawyers Magazine. Additionally, 19 of the firm’s attorneys were named to the 2018 Michigan Rising Stars list...

24 Dykema Attorneys Named to Texas Super Lawyers List
Dykema, September 2018
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that 24 of its attorneys from the firm’s four Texas offices—and from multiple practice areas—were named to the 2018 Texas Super Lawyers list by Texas Super Lawyers Magazine. In March of this year, 16 of the Firm’s attorneys were also included on the 2018 Texas Rising Stars list...

Morgan & Morgan participated in asset securitization conference
Morgan & Morgan, September 2018
Panama

Panama, August 25, 2018. With the topic "Panamanian Fiscal Regulatory Framework in International Securitization", Mr. Francisco Arias G., partner in charge of the Securities and Capital Markets practice group of Morgan & Morgan, participated as a speaker in the conference Latest Trends in Asset Securitization: Applications to the Panamanian Market...

Veteran Deal Lawyer Christina Marshall Returns to Haynes and Boone
Haynes and Boone, LLP, September 2018
Texas, United States of America

Christina Marshall, a former corporate partner at Haynes and Boone, LLP, is returning to the firm following a stint as executive vice president and general counsel at Chalak Mitra Group of Companies, a Dallas-based group of investment companies focused in the hospitality and sports industries...

Ricardo Garcia-Moreno: Living Proof That Learning CPR can Save Lives
Haynes and Boone, LLP, September 2018
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP Partner Ricardo Garcia-Moreno was lying on a stretcher, unable to talk or move as he went into full cardiac arrest the afternoon of Feb. 4. His heart had stopped beating for approximately 20 minutes, and he was not breathing when emergency medical personnel loaded him into an ambulance...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advises Domicil on sale of start portfolio for residential fund
Heuking Kuhn Luer Wojtek, September 2018
Germany

A team led by Dr. Peter Vocke advised Domicil Real Estate Group on the sale of a portfolio consisting of eight existing properties, mainly in A-list cities with a total of almost 500 apartments. The portfolio, worth EUR 86 million, was bought by cooperation partner Wealthcap for its first fund, “Spezial Wohnen 1...

Karanovic & Partners wins the 2018 Euromoney Real Estate Awards
Karanovic & Nikolic, September 2018
Serbia

We are proud to announce that Karanovic & Partners won the Euromoney Real Estate Survey in the Advisors and Consultants category for the second year in a row! Karanovic & Partners was once again chosen as the Number One Legal Service provider in Serbia in the Real Estate industry. "It is truly a privilege to be honored with this award for the second time...

Texas Court of Appeals Rules in Favor of Dykema Client in Construction Bankruptcy Case
Dykema, September 2018
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema is proud to announce that it successfully represented Sterling Commercial Credit LLC and CM Sterling LLC (Sterling) in the Thirteenth District of the Texas Court of Appeals. The Dykema team on the case consisted of Aaron Kaufman (lead) and Melanie Fry. Dakota Utility Contractors, Inc...

Texas Super Lawyers Features 57 Haynes and Boone Lawyers
Haynes and Boone, LLP, September 2018
Texas, United States of America

Texas Super Lawyers recognized 57 Haynes and Boone, LLP lawyers in the 2018 edition of the annual directory published by Thomson Reuters. Four Haynes and Boone partners were named Top 100 Texas lawyers: Nina Cortell, Ben Mesches, Lynne Liberato and Mark Trachtenberg. Cortell and Liberato also were recognized among the state’s Top 50 women lawyers...

Asters advises IFC on USD 30 million financing to Astarta
Asters, September 2018
Ukraine

Asters acted as a Ukrainian law counsel to the International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group, in connection with a USD 30 million loan to Astarta, a leading agricultural producer in Ukraine...

Asters Partner Constantin Solyar admitted to the New York Bar
Asters, September 2018
Ukraine

Having successfully passed the New York Bar exam Constantin Solyar was admitted to the bar on June 27, 2018 allowing him to practice US law. In his role as Partner at Asters Constantin focuses on advising clients on a variety of international tax matters and structuring their investments across the USA and Europe. His practice areas include corporate, M&A, and business law...

10 Asters lawyers are distinguished by Who's Who Legal 2018
Asters, September 2018
Ukraine

10 Asters lawyers have been recognized as world's leading law experts in their practice areas by the 2018 edition of Who's Who Legal, one of the most authoritative international legal reviews...

Asters' International Trade team secures a no-duty outcome in anti-dumping investigation into UFC imports
Asters, September 2018
Ukraine

Asters successfully defended a leading chemical producer in a 15 months anti-dumping investigation into urea formaldehyde concentrate (UFC) and urea formaldehyde resin (UFR) imports into Ukraine. The investigation was launched back in April 2017 following the complaint of a national player claiming that foreign UFC and UFR producers and exporters are engaged in unfair trade practices...

Anzhelika Livitska joins Asters as Counsel
Asters, September 2018
Ukraine

Asters is delighted to announce that Anzhelika Livitska has joined the Firm's Energy & Natural Resources practice as counsel. Anzhelika has more than 22 years of experience in Energy & Natural Resources and Real Estate & Construction...

Carey stands out in new edition of Chambers Latin America
Carey, September 2018
Chile

In August 2018, Chambers and Partners, the prestigious English publication, released the 2019 edition of their rankings of the Latin American legal market. In this new guide, Carey stands out for receiving the most band 1 rankings in Chile, as well as being the only firm in Chile ranked in all the practice areas that they cover...

ATH Altonaer-Technologie-Holding GmbH acquires all shares in Coatema Coating Machinery GmbH
Heuking Kuhn Luer Wojtek, September 2018
Germany

Supported by the M&A team led by Hamburg-based partner Dr. Stefan Duhnkrack, ATH Altonaer-Technologie-Holding GmbH, headquartered in Hamburg and owner of KROENERT GmbH & Co KG, acquired all shares in Coatema Coating Machinery GmbH. The parties have agreed not to disclose the purchase price...

US-Investor acquires office building portfolio with support from Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek
Heuking Kuhn Luer Wojtek, September 2018
Germany

A team led by Dr. Peter Vocke, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek’s Düsseldorf office, successfully advised a large-scale financial investor with business seat in New York City, New York, USA, on the acquisition of an office building portfolio consisting of three office buildings in North-Rhine Westphalia...

Zijin Mining takes over RTB Bor for USD 1.46 billion
Karanovic & Partners, August 2018
Serbia

Zijin Mining, one of China's biggest gold producers and the second biggest producer of copper ore, won the tender to become a strategic partner in Serbia's sole copper complex RTB Bor. The Chinese company pledged to invest USD 1.46 billion in return for a 63% stake.Karanovic & Partners advised Zijin Mining in this privatisation procedure...

Maria Sagrado Speaks at the IBA Conference on The Fundamentals of International Legal Business Practice
Makarim & Taira S., August 2018
Indonesia

Our Partner, Maria Sagrado, was one of the speakers at the International Bar Association Conference held at the Grand Hyatt Jakarta on 3 August 2018. Presented by the IBA Asia Pacific Regional Forum, IBA Young Lawyers’ Committee, and PERADI, this year’s conference centered on The Fundamentals of International Legal Business Practice. Maria, together with Dr...

Dykema's Chicago Office Adds Lindsay S. Henry
Dykema, August 2018
Illinois, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, today announced the addition of Lindsay S. Henry to its Financial Industry Group as a Senior Counsel in the firm’s Chicago office. Ms. Henry joins Dykema after practicing at Chapman and Cutler in Chicago for nearly seven years, where she worked closely with recent Dykema lateral hire Scott R. Fryzel on banking and financial services-related matters...

Durham Jones & Pinegar Attorneys assist Idaho farmer win a Swampbuster case against the United States Government
Durham Jones & Pinegar, August 2018
Utah, United States of America

Two attorneys, Brad Cahoon and Tyler Cahoon, with the law firm of Durham Jones & Pinegar helped an Idaho farmer win a Swampbuster case against the United States government. In this case, Administrative Law Judge Justin Oliver ruled that the Natural Resources Conservation Service made an erroneous decision that 15...

Euromoney LMG Americas Women in Business Law Awards 2018
World Services Group, August 2018
United States of America

The seventh annual Euromoney Legal Media Group Americas Women in Business Law Awards brought together in-house and private practice lawyers to recognize the individuals, teams and firms setting a new standard in progressive

Indonesia’s FinTech Association Appoints Maria Sagrado as a Member of Independent Ethics Committee
Makarim & Taira S., August 2018
Indonesia

Maria Sagrado, a Partner in the Firm’s Banking & Finance Department, has been appointed by the FinTech Association of Indonesia as a member of its Independent Ethics Committee...

SyCipLaw joins PBSP’s ‘Ready for School’
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, August 2018
Philippines

SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan joined the kick-off activity of the Philippine Business for Social Progress’ (PBSP) annual “Ready for School” (RFS) campaign last May 26 at the Taguig National High School (TNHS) in New Lower Bicutan, Taguig City. SyCipLaw volunteers helped prepare the school in time for the opening of classes last June...

9 SyCipLaw Lawyers Recognized in ABLJ List of Top 100 Lawyers in the Philippines
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, August 2018
Philippines

Asia Business Law Journal’s list of top 100 lawyers in the Philippines includes nine lawyers from SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan. The list was based on extensive research conducted by the publication, including nominations made by professionals in Filipino and global companies and law firms. The SyCipLaw lawyers featured in the list are: • Hector M. de Leon, Jr...

Dykema's Robert Tiplady and Marie Deveney Recognized in 2018 Chambers High Net Worth Guide
Dykema, August 2018
Michigan, United States of America

Robert P. Tiplady and Marie R. Deveney, Ann Arbor-based members of the Dykema’s Estate Planning & Administration practice, were recognized in the 2018 edition of Chambers High Net Worth Guide (Chambers HNW) in the area Private Wealth Law in the State of Michigan. This marks Tiplady’s third-consecutive inclusion in the publication (which first launched in 2016) and Deveney’s first...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advises HypoVereinsbank on re-awarding facility management contract
Heuking Kuhn Luer Wojtek, August 2018
Germany

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised HypoVereinsbank on the invitation to bid on and the re-awarding of the facility management for some 500 German properties used by banks, including data centers. Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek’s comprehensive legal advice ranged from drawing up the specifications to drafting and negotiating the new contract. The advisory team for HypoVereinsbank was jointly led by Dr...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek assisted Hengst in the acquisition of air filtration specialist DELBAG
Heuking Kuhn Luer Wojtek, August 2018
Germany

A team lead by Dr. Anne de Boer assisted Hengst SE, a globally operating specialist for cutting-edge filtration solutions headquartered in Münster, in the acquisition of the DELBAG business from FläktGroup. DELBAG engineers, manufactures and markets air filters and air filtration systems for use in commercial, industrial and residential applications...

Euromoney LMG European Women in Business Law Awards 2018
World Services Group, August 2018
United States of America

The eighth annual Euromoney Legal Media Group Women in Business Law Awards brought together in-house and private practice lawyers to recognize the individuals, teams and firms setting a new standard in progressive work practices and leading the

SyCipLaw MP nominated TrustLaw Lawyer of the Year 2018
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, August 2018
Philippines

SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan’s Managing Partner Hector M. de Leon, Jr. is one of six finalists worldwide for TrustLaw’s Lawyer of the Year award. The award recognizes exceptional pro bono work. Public online voting is open until August 31 (Friday) through this link: www.surveygizmo.com/s3/4496581/Vote-for-TrustLaw-Lawyer-of-the-Year-2018...

Laura Lee Prather to Receive James Madison Award
Haynes and Boone, LLP, August 2018
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP Partner Laura Lee Prather will receive the 2018 James Madison Award from the Freedom of Information (FOI) Foundation of Texas for serving as a champion of free speech and government transparency. The award honors those who demonstrate outstanding commitment to upholding the principles of the First Amendment and open government. Prather will receive the award Sept...

CANCOM acquires The Organised Group Ltd assisted by Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek
Heuking Kuhn Luer Wojtek, August 2018
Germany

A team led by Boris Dürr advised CANCOM SE on the acquisition of The Organised Group Ltd, parent company of UK-based IT solution provider OCSL. The total volume of the transaction is about EUR 32 million, of which some EUR 29 million will be paid in cash. For the remainder, OCSL executives who will continue to work for the company will receive 12...

WhiteGreyBlack GmbH acquires majority stake in Radeberger Fleisch- und Wurstwaren Korch GmbH assisted by Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek
Heuking Kuhn Luer Wojtek, August 2018
Germany

Dr. Rainer Herschlein and his team of lawyers advised WhiteGreyBlack GmbH on the acquisition of a majority stake in Radeberger Fleisch- und Wurstwaren Korch GmbH from the previous shareholders, the Korch family, and accompanied the transaction. SIB Innovations- und Beteiligungsgesellschaft mbH became a minority shareholder as part of the transaction...

Arabella Bennett returns to ENSafrica’s banking and finance practice
ENSafrica, August 2018
South Africa

ENSafrica, Africa’s largest law firm, has appointed Arabella Bennett as an executive consultant in our top-tier banking and finance department in Cape Town...

Ring International Holding acquires BOA Balg- und Kompensatoren-Technologie assisted by Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek
Heuking Kuhn Luer Wojtek, August 2018
Germany

A team led by Dr. Georg Streit, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek’s Munich office, advised Ring International Holding AG on the acquisition of automotive supplier BOA Balg- und Kompensatoren-Technologie from its German insolvency administrator...

Shoosmiths advises Office Outlet on Company Voluntary Arrangement
Shoosmiths LLP, August 2018
England

National law firm Shoosmiths has advised leading stationary chain Office Outlet on its Company Voluntary Arrangement (CVA), which has been announced today. As part of the CVA, Office Outlet proposes to close four stores this year, while keeping its online service and the remaining 95 stores open...

TRUMPF acquires Teufel Solutions AG assisted by Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek
Heuking Kuhn Luer Wojtek, August 2018
Germany

Effective August 1, 2018, TRUMPF GmbH + Co KG acquired Swiss company Teufel Solutions AG. A team led by Dr. Hermann Ali Hinderer, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised the technology company on the transaction. With the acquisition of Teufel Solutions AG, TRUMPF strengthens its portfolio around digitally networked manufacturing...

Four Haynes and Boone Partners Named “2019 Lawyer of the Year”
Haynes and Boone, LLP, August 2018
Texas, United States of America

Best Lawyers, published by Woodward/White, Inc., has selected four Haynes and Boone, LLP lawyers to its 2019 “Lawyer of the Year” report. Based on peer-review surveys, the legal guide designates a single top lawyer per practice specialty in each geographic region. Honorees received high praise for legal prowess, integrity and professionalism...

Shearn Delamore & Co. Won the Malaysia Tax Disputes and Litigation Firm of the Year - International Tax Review (ITR) Asia Tax Awards 2016
Shearn Delamore & Co., August 2018
Malaysia

We are pleased to announce that Shearn Delamore & Co is the winner of the Malaysia Tax Disputes and Litigation Firm of the Year Award at the prestigious Asia Tax Awards 2016 organised by the International Tax Review ("ITR"). The award was announced at the Award Presentation Ceremony cum Gala Dinner held on 5 May 2016 at Goodwood Park Hotel, Singapore...

SyCipLaw is an IAM Patent 1000 Recommended Firm
SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan, August 2018
Philippines

SyCip Salazar Hernandez & Gatmaitan has been ranked by IAM Patent 1000: The World's Leading Patent Professionals 2018 as a Recommended Firm. SyCipLaw IP department head Enrique T. Manuel and partner Vida M. Panganiban-Alindogan are also ranked as leading individuals. Released in June 2018 with an online edition available at www.IAM1000...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advises Silverlake on the acquisition of 104 apartments in Hagen
Heuking Kuhn Luer Wojtek, August 2018
Germany

Silverlake Real Estate Group GmbH acquired a portfolio of 104 residential units with a total area of some 10,000 square meters in Hagen in the Ruhr area. A team led by Düsseldorf-based partner Dr. Peter Vocke advised Silverlake on the transaction. The seller is a local private portfolio holder. The 13 multi-family houses date from 1971 to 1998 and are fully rented...

PREMIUM Equity Partners invests in KAMA with the support of Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek
Heuking Kuhn Luer Wojtek, August 2018
Germany

With a team led by Dr. Stefan Duhnkrack, Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised PREMIUM Equity Partners GmbH on taking out a majority stake in Dresden-based mechanical engineering company KAMA GmbH. Investment firm ARCUS Capital AG is the seller. The two managing shareholders will continue to hold shares in KAMA. The acquisition was made via the “Mittelstand” fund managed by PREMIUM Equity...

Best Lawyers in America 2019 Recognizes 72 Waller Attorneys
Waller, August 2018
Tennessee, United States of America

Seventy-two attorneys from Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis, LLP were selected by their peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© 2019 (Levine Leichtman Capital Partners). Waller attorneys were recognized by Best Lawyers in 60 distinct practice areas with many attorneys recognized in multiple areas...

 

 


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