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DFDL Named Mekong Region Law Firm of the Year
DFDL, April 2021
Cambodia

We are proud to have been named Mekong Region Law Firm of the Year in the Chambers Asia-Pacific Awards for two consecutive years. This award is a true recognition of our firm’s strong presence and client service in the Mekong region...

NNDKP assists a syndicate of banks in connection with a 84.5 million lei financing granted to Rodbun Group
Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen, April 2021
Romania

NNDKP successfully assisted a syndicate of banks consisting of Banca Comercială Română (as Documentation Agent, Facility Agent and Security Agent), CEC Bank, Raiffeisen Bank and Banca Românească in connection with a lei 84.5 million (approximately EUR 17.2 million) financing granted to Rodbun Group, one of the leading agro-business companies in Romania...

Legal 500 ranks Mamo TCV as a top-tier Maltese Law firm in the newly updated Legal 500 2021 edition.
Mamo TCV Advocates, April 2021
Malta

The Legal 500 EMEA published its 2021 edition and rankings on 14th April, 2021 and once again recognized Mamo TCV Advocates as one of the leading law firms in Malta. Apart from excellent rankings in all areas of practice, Prof...

Vista Oil & Gas issues Class VII and CLASS VIII Notes
Beccar Varela, April 2021
Argentina

Buenos Aires, April 16th, 2021. On March 10th, 2021, Vista Oil & Gas Argentina S.A.U...

Cambodia – Supporting Your Business During the Lockdown
DFDL, April 2021
Cambodia

In compliance with the Royal Government of Cambodia lockdown order on Phnom Penh and Takhmao town for a period of two weeks (from 15 April to 28 April), DFDL office will remain closed but the DFDL advisers teams will be working online at full capacity. We extend our full support to the Royal Government of Cambodia in its efforts to protect citizens from COVID-19...

Three Bradley Partners Named to Birmingham Business Journal's 2021 'Best of the Bar'
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, April 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley attorneys Bruce P. Ely, Leigh Anne Hodge, and Robert Maddox were named to the Birmingham Business Journal's 2021 "Best of the Bar." The annual awards are designed to highlight star performers from across the Magic City’s legal scene...

Shearn Delamore awarded Malaysia Law Firm of the Year 2021
Shearn Delamore & Co., April 2021
Malaysia

Dear valued clients, colleagues and friends, Shearn Delamore & Co. has been awarded the Malaysia Law Firm of the Year 2021 by the prestigious and highly regarded legal guide, Chambers and Partners...

Springboard Insures Double Acquisition Success for Jensten
Springboard Corporate Finance, April 2021
England

Springboard is delighted to announce that it has advised Jensten Group, a leading UK broking and insurance group, on two acquisitions over the last month. The first involved specialist mid-market commercial broker Sydney Packett & Sons (“Packetts”) of Shipley, Yorkshire. This was closely followed by the acquisition of Advanced Insurance Agencies (‘Advance’) based in Wiltshire...

Simonsen Vogt Wiig receives a new Tier 1 ranking and maintains all top rankings from last year in Legal 500’s 2021 Guide to EMEA
Simonsen Vogt Wiig AS, April 2021
Norway

Simonsen Vogt Wiig was this year promoted to Tier 1 in the category Insolvency and Corporate Recovery, EU and Competition,

Bradley Partner Anne Knox Averitt Quoted in BBJ on How Businesses Can Avoid Legal Headaches When Reopening
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, April 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley attorney Anne Knox Averitt was quoted in the Birmingham Business Journal on the legal considerations businesses should keep in mind when preparing to re-open offices...

Bradley Partner Whitt Steineker Quoted in Marijuana Business Daily on Mississippi Medical Marijuana Measure
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, April 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley attorney Whitt Steineker was quoted in Marijuana Business Daily on a constitutional challenge in Mississippi that seeks to nullify a medical marijuana legalization initiative – after voters overwhelmingly approved the measure last November. At stake is a potentially huge, business-friendly MMJ market in the South...

Dykema Expands Its Corporate Investigations and Enforcement Practice With The Addition of Becky S. James
Dykema, April 2021
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, today announced the addition of Becky S. James to its Business Litigation Practice Group as a Member in the firm’s Austin office. She’ll also maintain an active practice out of Dykema’s Los Angeles office. James joins Dykema after founding the boutique firm, James & Associates...

Heuking Advises the Shareholders of Hausladen Fruchthandelsgesellschaft mbH on the Sale of a Majority Shareholding to Westfalia Fruit International Ltd.
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, April 2021
Germany

A team led by Dr. Mathias Schröder, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek’s Munich office, comprehensively advised the shareholders of Hausladen Fruchthandelsgesellschaft mbH on the sale of a majority shareholding to Westfalia Fruit International Ltd. The parties agreed not to disclose the purchase price...

Hanson Bridgett Takes Real Action to Support Asylees in the Community
Hanson Bridgett LLP, April 2021
California, United States of America

April 13, 2021 (San Francisco, CA) – As a firm, Hanson Bridgett is committed to supporting meaningful pro bono partnerships and projects that include the advancement of diversity, access to education, economic and social advancement, the environment, and health and social services...

Bradley Welcomes Jennifer Morrison Ersin as Counsel in the Construction Practice Group
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, April 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that Jennifer Morrison Ersin has joined the firm as counsel in the Construction Practice Group. “We are thrilled to have Jennifer join us at Bradley,” said Bradley Chairman of the Board and Managing Partner

Bradley Attorneys Jason Bushby and Greg Pipes Receive 2021 Azbee Award of Excellence
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, April 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley attorneys Jason Bushby and Greg Pipes were awarded a 2021 Azbee Mid-Atlantic Regional Award Of Excellence. The Azbees honor the best in business-to-business media, recognizing outstanding work by B2B, trade, association, and professional publications...

Bradley Partner Jonathan Kolodziej Quoted in National Mortgage News on How CFPB's Foreclosure Delay Could Impact Non-QM Lenders and Investors
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, April 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley attorney Jonathan Kolodziej was quoted in National Mortgage News on how the CFPB's foreclosure delay could impact non-QM lenders and investors...

Heuking Clients LabCampus and Munich Airport Gain Leading Technology Company as Tenant
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, April 2021
Germany

LabCampus, a subsidiary of Flughafen München GmbH, has gained a global technology leader in autonomous driving as its first anchor tenant. Argo AI will use the facilities to develop its vehicle systems in the future...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek Advises Compleo on its Merger with wallbe
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, April 2021
Germany

With a team led by Dr. Oliver Böttcher and Kristina Schneider from the Cologne office, Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised Compleo Charging Solutions AG on its merger with wallbe GmbH. Closing of the transaction and the merger of the operating businesses of Compleo and wallbe are expected by the end of April...

Haynes and Boone Represents New York Philharmonic in Financing for Geffen Hall Renovation
Haynes and Boone, LLP, April 2021
United States of America

Haynes and Boone represented the New York Philharmonic in connection with financing that will allow it to speed up the planned $550 million renovation of David Geffen Hall at Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts...

Bradley Partner Mike Gordon Quoted in Bloomberg Government on CFPB's Increased Focus on Mortgage Industry
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, April 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley attorney Mike Gordon was quoted in Bloomberg Government on the CFPB's increased focus on mortgages under Biden's leadership...

Verrill Attorney Gregory Fryer Recognized as Top Author in JD Supra 2021 Readers Choice Awards
Verrill, April 2021
Maine, United States of America

(April 8, 2021) – Verrill attorney Gregory Fryer was recognized as a top author for finance and banking in JD Supra’s 2021 Readers Choice Awards...

Nine Verrill Attorneys Named Top Lawyers in Fairfield County
Verrill, April 2021
Maine, United States of America

(April 8, 2021) – Verrill is pleased to announce nine of the firm’s attorneys in its Westport, Connecticut office were ranked as Top Lawyers in Fairfield County by Moffly Media, the publishers of popular Connecticut magazines such as Greenwich, Westport, and Stamford...

Marion Carles-Salmon Appointed as AMCHAM Thailand HR Committee Leader
DFDL, April 2021
Cambodia

DFDL wishes to congratulate Marion Carles Salmon (Head of Regional Employment & Labor Practice, Regional Senior Legal Adviser) on being appointed Human Resources (“HR”) Committee Leader of the American Chamber of Commerce in Thailand (“AMCHAM

Anne Marie Ellis Joins The Product Liability Advisory Council (“PLAC”)
Buchalter, April 2021
California, United States of America

Senior Counsel Anne Marie Ellis joins the Product Liability Advisory Council ("PLAC"), becoming a new Sustaining member. PLAC is trade association at the forefront of helping product manufacturers, retailers and suppliers stay abreast of legal and regulatory issues that affect their business both today, and in the future...

Kudun & Partners Joins WSG as the New Exclusive Legal Member for Thailand
World Services Group, April 2021
United States of America

World Services Group (WSG) is pleased to announce that Kudun & Partners has joined the WSG network as the exclusive legal member for Thailand. Kudun & Partners is a full-service law firm comprised of a team of over 50 highly experienced Thai and international lawyers...

Heuking Advises Hanjo Runde on Switch from SieMatic to HanseYachts
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, April 2021
Germany

Hamburg-based lawyers Dr. Volker Voth and Christoph Prochnau of Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised Hanjo Runde in employment law and corporate law relating to the SieMatic’s General Manager upcoming move to HanseYachts AG as CEO. Runde, who joined SieMatic’s management team in December 2019, will fulfill his contract at SieMatic until the end of November...

Heuking Advises brutkasten on the Acquisition of VentureCapital Magazin from GoingPublic
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, April 2021
Germany

With a team led by Alexander Weber, Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised brutkasten GmbH on the acquisition of the VentureCapital Magazin business unit from GoingPublic Media AG. Since 2000, the VentureCapital Magazin platform (magazine, www.vc-magazin...

Haynes and Boone Releases Spring 2021 Energy Survey Data
Haynes and Boone, LLP, April 2021
Texas, United States of America

Haynes and Boone, LLP today released its spring roundup of data offering detailed insights into the state of the energy industry...

O’Neal Webster Receives BVI "Best Corporate Social Responsibility" Award
O'Neal Webster, April 2021
British Virgin Islands

O’Neal Webster is pleased to be recognized by peers in the BVI financial services industry, receiving the 2020 Financial Services Award for exhibiting the “Best Corporate Social Responsibility.” Presented by BVI Finance, the elaborate virtual celebration, broadcast locally and on the BVI Finance Facebook page, was held on March 28, 2021 to honor all award recipients...

Dykema Selects Jarrod T. Smith to Lead Its Public Finance Practice Group
Dykema, April 2021
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that Lansing-based Member Jarrod Smith has been selected as Leader of the firm’s Public Finance Practice Group. Smith has more than 16 years of experience in public finance...

Shoosmiths appoints fintech specialist in London
Shoosmiths LLP, April 2021
England

Leading technology and fintech lawyer, Prakash Kerai (PK) has joined Shoosmiths’ London office as a commercial partner. Prakash KeraiOver the last fifteen years, Prakash has advised on technology and fintech arrangements at a top 30 UK law firm, becoming its head of fintech. Prakash – who joins the firm from DAC Beachcroft – has a wealth of technology and fintech experience...

Bradley Counsel Carol Van Cleef Quoted in CoinDesk on West Virginia Bill That Nearly Banned Cryptocurrency
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, April 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley attorney Carol Van Cleef was quoted in CoinDesk on a West Virginia criminal code overhaul bill that was set to ban cryptocurrencies...

Shoosmiths Advises in Acquisition of Opus 2 Group
Shoosmiths LLP, April 2021
England

Shoosmiths has advised Five Arrows Principal Investments (Rothschild & Co) in concluding a definitive agreement for a newco funded by Astorg, a leading global private equity firm, to acquire a majority stake in the Opus 2 group. This deal is the fourth major transaction the Shoosmiths team has undertaken for Five Arrows Principal Investments in as many months...

Promotion of Principal Associate
Shearn Delamore & Co., April 2021
Malaysia

Dear valued clients, colleagues and friends, We are proud to announce the promotion of Tan Yin Lu (formerly a Senior Associate) to the position of Principal Associate with effect from 1 January 2021. Yin Lu has been involved in a wide range of real estate related-matters, including acquisitions and disposals of real property, leases and tenancies and property-related financing...

Bradley Counsel Carol Van Cleef Appointed to BTCS Board of Directors
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, April 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that Carol R. Van Cleef, counsel in the firm’s Washington, D.C. office, has been appointed as an independent director to the BTCS Board of Directors. BTCS is an early entrant in the digital asset market and one of the first U.S...

Bradley Partner Mike Gordon Quoted in Law360 on CFPB's Proposal to Ban Foreclosures Until 2022
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, April 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley attorney Mike Gordon was quoted in Law360 on the CFPB's proposal package that includes a temporary moratorium on new foreclosures through the end of 2021...

Eight Bradley Attorneys in Washington Named to 2020 Capital Pro Bono Honor Roll
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, April 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that eight attorneys in the firm’s Washington, D.C., office were named to the 2020 Capital Pro Bono Honor Roll. Anna M. Lashley and Jessica L...

The Future of Work: Legal Updates from APAC, US and UK
Shearn Delamore & Co., April 2021
Malaysia

Dear valued clients, colleagues and business partners, You are invited to join our Partner and Head of our Employment & Administrative Law Practice Group, Mr Sivabalah Nadarajah, and a panel of ELA experts as they discuss new developments and practical tips for employers on how to navigate through 2021 and beyond...

Lauren Schorr Potter, Former Assistant U.S. Attorney for the Southern District of New York, Joins Patterson Belknap
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP, April 2021
United States of America

Potter becomes sixth former federal prosecutor to join Firm’s White Collar Defense & Investigations Team Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP is pleased to announce that Lauren Schorr Potter, a former Assistant United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, has joined the Firm as a partner in the Litigation department. Ms...

DFDL Cambodia Contributes to The Employment Law Review Guide
DFDL, April 2021
Cambodia

Vansok Khem (Partner, Deputy Head of Cambodia Corporate and Commercial Practice), Raksa Chan (Senior Consultant) and Samnangvathana Sor (Senior Consultant), recently contributed to the Cambodia chapter of the ‘Employment Law Review’ (12th edition)...

Maine Employers Navigate Office Reopening Concerns
Verrill, April 2021
Maine, United States of America

On April 4, Portland Press Herald published an article, "Maine Employers Navigate Complexities of Office Reopening." The article discusses how the process of employees returning to their companies' offices is full of legal, ethical, and health concerns...

IP Stars 2021: Tier 1 Firm in Trade Mark Prosecution and Trade Mark Contentious (Malaysia)
Shearn Delamore & Co., April 2021
Malaysia

Dear valued clients, colleagues and friends, We are pleased to announce that Shearn Delamore & Co. has been ranked as a Tier 1 Firm in Trade Mark Prosecution and Trade Mark Contentious for Malaysia jurisdiction by IP Stars 2021. The award by IP Stars 2021 recognises the leading firms for trade mark filing/prosecution and contentious work in more than 50 jurisdictions...

Asia Business Law Journal: The A-List Malaysia’s Top 100 Lawyers 2021
Shearn Delamore & Co., April 2021
Malaysia

Dear valued clients, colleagues and friends, We are pleased to announce that seven of our partners and a consultant have been listed in the 2021 Asia Business Law Journal’s The A-List Malaysia’s Top 100 Lawyers...

DFDL Cambodia Wins IFLR 2021 Most Innovative National Firm of the Year Award
DFDL, April 2021
Cambodia

DFDL is pleased to be awarded with the National Firm of the Year in Cambodia. This recognition celebrates the most innovating and performing firms in the Asia-Pacific region. We are exceptionally proud to receive this award and wish to thank all our tax and legal teams on the ground for their dedication and hard work...

Federal Court of Justice Issues Landmark Decision on Prospectus Liability in Closed-End Funds
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, April 2021
Germany

In a landmark decision, the Federal Court of Justice removed the basis for most lawsuits filed by investors in closed-end funds...

New Tax Partner for Hamburg: Dr. Henrik Lay joins Heuking
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, April 2021
Germany

Effective April 1, 2021, Dr. Henrik Lay (44) will join Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek as Equity Partner. The lawyer and tax advisor will reinforce the transactional, but in particular the tax law practice in Hamburg. Henrik Lay joins Heuking from AHB (Arends Hofert Bergemann) Rechtsanwälte Steuerberater...

Bradley Named 2021 Tennessee Litigation Firm of the Year by Benchmark Litigation
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, April 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that Benchmark Litigation has named the firm its 2021 Tennessee Litigation Firm of the Year for the second consecutive year. The firm was honored March 31 during a virtual awards ceremony...

Martha Roby Joins Bradley as Senior Advisor for Governmental Affairs and Economic Development
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, April 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that Martha Roby is joining the firm as a senior advisor in the Governmental Affairs and Economic Development practice groups...

Kent Jones and Josh Stone Join Bradley's Real Estate Practice Group in Charlotte
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, April 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that Kent Jones has joined the Charlotte office as a partner in the firm’s real estate and finance practices along with attorney Josh Stone...

 

 


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