Shearn Delamore & Co. | May 2022
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 Patents and Copyright/Trademarks in Malaysia for the third consecutive year (2020 – 2022) by Asian Legal Business (ALB). About the ALB: Asian Legal Business is owned by Thomson Reuters, the world’s leading source of intelligent information for businesses and professionals ...

Hanson Bridgett LLP | May 2022
California, USA

May 24, 2022 (San Francisco, CA) – Hanson Bridgett LLP, an AmLaw 200 law firm serving all of California and beyond, is pleased to announce that Partner Christopher Karachale has been elected as a Fellow of the American Tax Counsel, which promotes sound tax policy and engages with the government on matters affecting the tax system ...

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP | May 2022
Kentucky, USA

Eight Dinsmore & Shohl attorneys have been named to the Pennsylvania Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists for 2022. Attorneys on the Super Lawyers list are selected by a multi-phase process that takes into account independent research, peer evaluations and professional achievement. The Rising Stars list recognizes up-and-coming attorneys in the state. Dinsmore attorneys on the lists are: Super Lawyers Chris Azzara, Commercial Finance/Real Estate C ...

Shoosmiths LLP | May 2022
England

The success of the levelling up strategy rests on fostering skilled local communities and workforces with high levels of educational attainment and entrepreneurialism. This, in turn, means that policymakers and industry must address the stark regional inequalities that have been brought to the fore during the pandemic ...

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP | May 2022
Kentucky, USA

Though the final rules will not be expected until the end of this year, according to Bloomberg, major banks are leaving the SPAC market. Some have has paused IPOs of new SPACs, others have ended involvement with SPACs they previously took public, and yet others are ending relationships with current SPAC clients. The proposed rules are open for public comment until the later of May 31, 2022 or the date that is 30 days after their official publication in the Federal Register ...

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP | May 2022
Kentucky, USA

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP is continuing its aggressive growth in Detroit with the addition of corporate partner Gustaf “Gus” Andreasen, a highly regarded attorney who joins from Howard & Howard. He is the second esteemed partner to join the office this month, and he is the seventh working in mergers and acquisitions to choose Dinsmore in Detroit since July of 2021, following in the footsteps of prominent Michigan attorney Joe DeVito last year ...

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP | May 2022
Kentucky, USA

Dinsmore Lexington litigators Grahmn Morgan, Kristeena Johnson and Elizabeth Barrera, along with local counsel David Baird of Baird & Baird, were pleased to earn a unanimous jury verdict for Big Sandy Company, LP that awarded the client more than $4.8 million in a breach-of-contract claim ...

Buchalter | May 2022
California, USA

18 May, 2022. Buchalter is pleased to announce its Portland office has relocated to occupy the 15th floor in Fox Tower in downtown Portland. With fifty-five attorneys and support staff, Buchalter moved into 17,000 square feet of the downtown Portland skyscraper on May 17. “We are thrilled to settle in to the iconic Fox Tower in the heart of Downtown Portland,” said Adam Bass, President and Chief Executive Officer of Buchalter ...

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP | May 2022
Alabama, USA

Bradley is pleased to announce that the firm’s Nashville office has been named a recipient of the 2022 Gold Diversity Recognition Award by the Nashville Bar Association’s (NBA) Diversity Committee. Bradley was presented with the award at the 2022 NBA Law Day Lunch on May 6 ...

Shoosmiths LLP | May 2022
England

Law firm Shoosmiths has boosted its employment team with the appointment of Robert Forsyth as a partner in London.With more than a decade of experience at DLA Piper, Robert (pictured left) advises clients on both the employment and employment tribunal litigation aspects of major national and international deals and projects ...

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP | May 2022
Alabama, USA

Bradley is pleased to announce that the firm is a proud Patron Sponsor of The World Games 2022, which will be held across Birmingham from July 7-17.  The World Games is an 11-day international, multi-sport event organized with the support of the International Olympic Committee. An anticipated 3,600 elite athletes from over 100 countries will compete in more than 30 of the fastest growing sports in the world ...

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP | May 2022
Alabama, USA

Bradley partner Stephen Parsley was quoted in Life Annuity Specialist on conflicting state bills that are forcing companies to take a stand or risk losing business. An irreconcilable patchwork of laws might effectively force insurers and other financial institutions to write off certain states and prospective customers for their services, including asset management ...

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP | May 2022
Alabama, USA

Bradley is pleased to announce that Jennifer Morrison Ersin has been named a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Arbitrators (CIArb), making her the only Fellow based in Mississippi. Fellowship in the CIArb is the highest level of membership. Fellows must have a minimum of 10 years of experience in arbitration and first-hand involvement in settlement agreements ...

Hanson Bridgett LLP | May 2022
California, USA

May 12, 2022  (San Francisco, CA) –  Hanson Bridgett LLP, an AmLaw 200 law firm serving all of California and beyond, is pleased to announce new leadership appointments. Adam Hofmann will serve as the Sacramento Market Leader and Gilbert Tsai will serve as the San Francisco Market Leader. Hanson Bridgett's Market Leaders provide regional leadership, strengthen the firm's community presence, and foster growth across California ...

Shearn Delamore & Co. | May 2022
Malaysia

Dear valued clients, colleagues and friends, Shearn Delamore & Co. has yet again been ranked Tier 1 in 5 practice areas by the Benchmark Litigation 2022 - the definitive guide to the world’s leading litigation firms and lawyers. It is the only Malaysian firm to receive Tier 1 rankings in 5 practice areas ...

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP | May 2022
Alabama, USA

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP is pleased to announce that the firm has been presented with the 2022 Pro Bono Leadership Award from the Legal Aid Society of Middle Tennessee and the Cumberlands (LAS). Bradley received the award at the 2022 Nashville Bar Association Law Day Luncheon on May 6 in recognition of the firm’s leadership in pro bono service. In 2021, attorneys and staff in the Nashville office volunteered 4,245 hours in pro bono service ...

Beccar Varela | May 2022
Argentina

Refi Pampa S.A., a leading Argentine company dedicated to the production of quality fuel, successfully completed the placement and issuance in the local market of Notes Class II, Series B (the “Notes”), corporate bonds with a nominal value set in inflation-adjusted units (the “UVA”) equivalent to AR$999,999,949.41. The Notes were subscribed, integrated, and will be payable in pesos, with a fixed rate of 0,00%. The Notes mature will take place on May 5th, 2025 ...

Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC | May 2022
West Virginia, USA

From left to right: David L. Yaussy and Joseph A. "Jay" Ford of Spilman Thomas & Battle, and Adrienne Worthy, executive director of Legal Aid of West Virginia Charleston, W.Va. — Spilman Thomas & Battle (Spilman) recently received the 2022 Distinguished Pro Bono Award from Legal Aid of West Virginia ...

Morgan & Morgan | May 2022
Panama

Morgan & Morgan Legal advised Orla Mining Ltd., as borrower and Minera Cerro Quema, S.A., as guarantor with respect to a secured credit facility of US$150 million (the “Credit Facility”). The Credit Facility includes a US$100 million term facility and a US$50 million revolving facility through a syndicate of lenders composed of The Bank of Nova Scotia, Bank of Montreal, and Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce ...

Shoosmiths LLP | May 2022
England

The State opening of parliament began with the Queen’s Speech and was delivered by Prince of Wales this year. Our experts respond below to the speech at large.Alex Bishop, co-head of the Shoosmiths Birmingham office, said: “We were delighted to see Birmingham and the Commonwealth Games specifically mentioned in the Queen’s Speech, marking this pivotal year for the city ...

DFDL | May 2022
Cambodia

Asian Legal Business (“ALB”), a branch of Thomson Reuters, has nominated DFDL for two honors at its 18th Annual ALB SE Asia Law Awards: Audray Souche: Managing Partner of the Year (Emerging Markets) Energy and Resources Law Firm of the Year  DFDL extends its congratulations to Audray Souche (Regional Managing Partner) as well as to the members of our Regional Energy Practice team ...

DFDL | May 2022
Cambodia

On 5 May 2022, Jonathan Blaine (Thailand Tax Director) moderated a discussion with the Thai Revenue Department organized by the American Chamber of Commerce in Thailand, addressing the question: What Does the Global Minimum Tax Mean for Thailand? ...

DFDL | May 2022
Cambodia

On 6 May 2022, Vajiravann Chamnan (Cambodia Tax Director) was a featured guest speaker on E-Commerce Taxation at an event organized by the Cambodian Association of Finance and Technology (“CAFT“), the Preah Srey Içanavarman Museum of Economy and Money (“SOSORO“) and the Cambodian Internet Startup Association (“CISA“) ...

Shoosmiths LLP | May 2022
England

Leading UK law firm Shoosmiths has announced the opening of its latest application window for funding grant allocations from the Shoosmiths Foundation.The Shoosmiths Foundation is a grant-making body working to help address societal issues, empower sustainable change and improve the lives of the people and the environment in the UK. Grants are available for UK registered charities undertaking work in the UK ...

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP | May 2022
Alabama, USA

Bradley is pleased to announce that Najla Long has been named to the 2021 class of the North Carolina Pro Bono Honor Society for providing 50 or more hours of pro bono legal services in 2021 to North Carolinians who are unable to pay. “We are grateful for Najla’s dedication to serving North Carolinians in need and congratulate her on this tremendous accomplishment,” said Bradley Pro Bono Counsel Tiffany Graves ...

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