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Morgan & Morgan advised Hidrotenencias, S.A., with respect to the sale of its hydroelectric generation business to EnfraGen Spain, S.A.
Morgan & Morgan, July 2018
Panama

Morgan & Morgan acted as Panamanian counsel to the shareholders of Hidrotenencias, S.A., a company that owns and operates three run-of-the-river hydropower plants located in the province of Chiriqui, in connection with the sale of their stake in the company to EnfranGen Spain, S.A...

Boardroom to join forces with Symphony House Subsidiaries, strengthening regional network as the largest share registry and corporate services provider in Malaysia
BoardRoom Limited, July 2018
Singapore

Boardroom Limited has entered into a conditional share sale agreement with Symphony House Sdn Bhd on 13 July 2018 for the proposed acquisition of (i) Symphony Corporatehouse Sdn Bhd, and its subsidiary Sky Corporate Services Sdn Bhd, (ii) Symphony Share Registrars Sdn Bhd, and (iii) Malaysian Issuing House Sdn Bhd Boardroom Limited, together with the Symphony House Subsidiaries, will command an

WSG Member Firms Recognized at 2018 IFLR Asia & Europe Awards
World Services Group, July 2018
United States of America

The International Financial Law Review (IFLR) Awards celebrate legal innovation and financial deals across the globe. The IFLR conducts an exhaustive review of hundreds of law firms working to identify and recognize those organizations providing exemplary service and counsel involving sophisticated international corporate and financial transactions...

DFDL Receives Another FT Innovative Lawyers Award in 2018
DFDL, July 2018
Cambodia

DFDL is tremendously proud to announce that we have won yet another FT Innovative Lawyers Award for Innovation in Accessing New Markets and Capital in the Asia-Pacific region. The award is a fantastic achievement for DFDL, and for our Bangladesh unit in particular, Dhaka-based Partner Shahwar Nizam led the team advising CIMB on the Evergreen IPO...

Nishant Choudhary Recently Quoted in Myanmar Times
DFDL, July 2018
Cambodia

Nishant Choudhary, DFDL Myanmar Deputy Managing Director was recently quoted in a Myanmar Times article on reforms taking place in the retail and wholesale sector. The ministry is now considering limiting the scope of foreign investors and/or JVs by imposing additional restrictions...

Guillaume Massin Recently Featured in an Interview by the Japanese magazine Cambodian Business Partners
DFDL, July 2018
Cambodia

Guillaume Massin, Managing Director of DFDL Cambodia, was recently featured in an interview by the Japanese magazine Cambodian Business Partners where he shares his experience of living and doing business in Cambodia...

Shoosmiths adds partner with extensive residential development and commercial property skills to growing team
Shoosmiths LLP, July 2018
England

National law firm Shoosmiths LLP has strengthened its real estate offering by appointing commercial property and residential development specialist, Paul Murray, as partner. Paul, who is based at the firm�s Reading office, has extensive experience in handling commercial property transactions, but for the last 16 years has specialised in acting for housebuilders and their funders...

Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners launches new Luxembourg Desk
Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners, July 2018
Italy

Rome, July 12, 2018 � International law firm Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners announces the launch of a new Luxembourg desk. The desk strengthens the firm�s already formidable capability to assist clients in their transactions involving Luxembourg...

Jason Grinnell Appointed to Executive Committee for the California Lawyers Association's Real Property Law Section
Dykema, July 2018
California, United States of America

Dykema is proud to announce that Jason Grinnell, Los Angeles-based senior counsel in Dykema's Real Estate practice group, was recently appointed to serve on the Executive Committee for the California Lawyers Association's (CLA) Real Property Law Section. The Section's Executive Committee is responsible for planning CLE programs and networking opportunities for its Members...

Premier Law Firm, BLP, Joins WSG as New Member for Costa Rica
World Services Group, July 2018
United States of America

World Services Group is pleased to announce that BLP, has joined the WSG network as the exclusive legal member for Costa Rica. Consistently ranked as one of the top law firms in Central America, BLP maintains focus on its law firm’s culture of client service, as well as work quality...

Dykema's Growing Dallas Office Adds Walter J. Dunn
Dykema, July 2018
Texas, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, today announced the addition of Walter J. Dunn to its Corporate Finance practice group as a member in the firm�s growing Dallas office, which has now added 14 attorneys in the past 13 months...

Asters defends interests of PrivatBank before the Supreme Court of Ukraine in disputes worth over UAH 5 billion
Asters, July 2018
Ukraine

Asters has successfully defended the interests of JSC CB PrivatBank, the largest bank in Ukraine by assets, before the Cassation Commercial Court within the Supreme Court of Ukraine in disputes with LLC Agroterminal Logistic and PJSC Pivdenmedbiosintez Design and Search Institute. The disputes concerned the demands of PrivatBank's property guarantors to terminate mortgage contracts worth UAH 5...

Shepherd and Wedderburn reports record revenue and profits on its 250th anniversary
Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP, July 2018
Scotland

Shepherd and Wedderburn has reported record revenues and profits on the day it celebrates its 250th anniversary. The firm's revenues rose 6% to GBP53.5 million in its financial year to 30 April 2018, and profits before partner distributions increased 10% to GBP22 million over the same period...

Timothy Kelly Recognized in Minnesota Super Lawyers 2018
Dykema, July 2018
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that Timothy D. Kelly, from the firm�s Minneapolis office, has been named 2018 Super Lawyers by Minnesota Super Lawyers Magazine. The Super Lawyers designation, conferred upon the most respected legal practitioners in the state, is based upon peer recognition and professional achievement...

Marty Dunn Among 2018’s Most Influential Black Lawyers
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, July 2018
United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP is pleased to announce Savoy Magazine has recognized partner Marty Dunn in its summer issue, which features top attorneys from national law firms and Fortune 1000 corporate and general counsel...

Dinsmore Enhances Parental Leave Policy
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, July 2018
United States of America

Dinsmore and Shohl LLP has increased its paid leave offerings for attorneys who are new parents, underscoring a core commitment to work-life balance. In a benefits expansion that significantly exceeds industry averages, the firm offers birth mothers up to 18 weeks in paid leave, while non-birth and adoptive parents are eligible for up to eight weeks...

Five Dykema Attorneys Honored on Crain's Chicago's Notable Women Lawyers 2018 List: Firm Represented by Maximum Amount of Honorees Possible
Dykema, July 2018
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema is extremely proud to announce that five of the Firm�s Chicago-based attorneys, Elizabeth Darke, Cinthia Motley, Cynde Munzer, Diana Tsai and Rosa Tumial�n, were recognized on the Crain�s Chicago Business special report, �Chicago�s Notable Women Lawyers 2018.� Dykema�s five attorneys represent 3 percent of the entire list, the maximum amount possible for one firm...

2018 ALB Law Awards: Malaysia, China, SE Asia, Japan
World Services Group, July 2018
United States of America

World Services Group is proud to announce the recent member firm award winners and finalists recognized by the Asian Legal Business 2018 Law Awards from the regions of Malaysia, China, South East Asia and Japan...

Dinsmore Ranked Top 100 in NLJ 500
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, June 2018
United States of America

The National Law Journal recently ranked Dinsmore & Shohl LLP as the 82nd largest law firm in the nation in its annual survey, the NLJ 500.  Dinsmore also ranked 70th out of the 350 firms eligible on the Women’s Scorecard...

Dinsmore Continues Chicago Office Growth
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, June 2018
United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP has continued the pattern of rapid growth in its Chicago office, adding associates  Luke S. Curran and Sara Suleiman to the firm’s IP trademark practice group. Curran and Suleiman are the fifth and sixth attorneys to join Dinsmore’s Chicago office in the last two months...

Young-Eun Park Joins Dinsmore’s Louisville Office
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, June 2018
United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP has added Young-Eun Park as an associate to the firm’s Louisville office. Park will practice out of the commercial litigation practice group. Park joins Dinsmore from Bingham Greenebaum Doll, where she focused her practice on business, employment, tort, bankruptcy, immigration, and estate disputes...

Karanovic & Nikolic advised ZF in Greenfield Investment
Karanovic & Nikolic, June 2018
Serbia

The Karanović & Nikolić team, led by Senior PartnerMarjan Poljakand Senior Associates ⃰Ana StankovićandAna Luković, advisedZF Friedrichshafenon the project of opening an electric vehicle parts factory in Pančevo, Serbia...

Start-up nation Israel – Heuking informs on opportunities and challenges of investing in a high-tech country
Fischer Behar Chen Well Orion & Co., June 2018
Israel

How are start-ups in Israel supported? How can I do business in Israel? What do investors need to prepare for? These were just some of the questions we discussed with our peers at the Israeli law firm of Fischer Behar Chen Well Orion & Co. (FBC) and interested attendees. Ronald Lehmann, Ute Klose-Goldstein, and Dr...

Decision of the Bucharest Court of Appeals in the First Emergency Arbitrator Procedure in Romania. A New Success of NNDKP
Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen, June 2018
Romania

The Emergency Arbitrator Procedure was unknown in the Romanian arbitration practice until the beginning of 2018, when it was introduced in the New Procedural Rules of the Romanian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (CCIR)...

Dinsmore San Diego Continues Growth; Adds Two Attorneys
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, June 2018
United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP has added Heather N. Stone as associate of counsel and Dillon D. Jones as an associate to the firm’s San Diego office. Stone will practice out of the employment group and Jones will be focusing on commercial litigation. Stone joins Dinsmore from Cavignac & Associates where she was a human resources risk advisor...

Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners opens in Shanghai
Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners, June 2018
Italy

Shanghai, June 25, 2018 � International law firm Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners opens in Shanghai, extending the reach of its Far East Hong Kong branch and confirming its international expansion strategy, particularly oriented towards the Chinese market...

Asters is Law Firm of the Year in Competition/Antitrust and Corporate according to The Best Lawyers 2019
Asters, June 2018
Ukraine

The Best Lawyers International, one of the most respected global peer-review surveys, released its 2019 edition pursuant to which Asters is the Law Firm of the Year in Ukraine in Competition/Antitrust and Corporate Law...

Client Demand Leads to Construction Team Expansion for Shoosmiths Manchester
Shoosmiths LLP, June 2018
England

The Manchester office of national law firm, Shoosmiths is growing its construction team, with the appointment of five legal advisors, all previously with Weightmans...

Dykema Ranks in Top 10 for Diversity in Law 360's Best Firms for Minority Attorneys Report
Dykema, June 2018
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, is proud to announce that it is ranked as a Top 10 U.S. firm in Law360�s �The Best Firms For Minority Attorneys� report. Dykema was listed as the eighth-best U.S. firm in the 300-599 lawyer category when it comes to the racial and ethnic minority diversity of its attorneys...

Dykema Ranks as a Top Firm on The American Lawyer's Diversity Scorecard
Dykema, June 2018
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, is proud to announce that it is ranked as a top U.S. firm for diversity in The American Lawyer�s annual �Diversity Scorecard� report. With a Diversity Score of 25.9, Dykema ranks 96th out of all Am Law 200 and National Law Journal 250 law firms, up 21 spots from the firm�s previous ranking...

Dykema's Bonnie Kirkland Commences Term as President of the San Antonio Young Lawyer's Association
Dykema, June 2018
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that Bonnie Kirkland, San Antonio-based senior attorney in the firm�s Litigation Department, began her term as President of the San Antonio Young Lawyer�s Association (SAYLA) earlier this month. Before taking over as President, Kirkland served SAYLA in a variety of positions in the past, including treasurer and board member...

Dykema's Bonnie Kirkland Commences Term as President of the San Antonio Young Lawyer's Association
Dykema, June 2018
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that Bonnie Kirkland, San Antonio-based senior attorney in the firm�s Litigation Department, began her term as President of the San Antonio Young Lawyer�s Association (SAYLA) earlier this month. Before taking over as President, Kirkland served SAYLA in a variety of positions in the past, including treasurer and board member...

Shepherd and Wedderburn appoints Head of Immigration to lead new department
Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP, June 2018
Scotland

Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP has appointed Jacqueline Moore to lead a new immigration department to support clients in the run-up to Brexit and beyond. Jacqueline will advise businesses and individuals in the UK and overseas on matters ranging from right to work, sponsor licenses, family and personal visas and British citizenship applications...

Dykema's Van Lindberg Listed in 2018 Edition of IAM Strategy 300
Dykema, June 2018
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that Van Lindberg, San Antonio-based member in the firm's Intellectual Property Group, was recognized as one of the world's pre-eminent IP practitioners in the 2018 edition of the IAM Strategy 300 � The World's Leading IP Strategists...

Anthony F. Bonner, Jr. Named to Leadership Kentucky Class of 2018
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, June 2018
United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP partner Tony Bonner has been selected to the Leadership Kentucky Class of 2018. Leadership Kentucky, a non-profit educational organization established in 1984, brings together a class of private and public sector professionals each year to gain insight into issues facing the state...

Robert Palumbi Joins Dinsmore’s Pittsburgh Office
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, June 2018
United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP has expanded its Pittsburgh office, welcoming attorney Robert Palumbi to the firm. Palumbi joins as a partner of counsel in Dinsmore’s litigation department, bringing a strong background in construction law...

UK College of Law Honors Dinsmore Alumni
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, June 2018
United States of America

Dinsmore partners Barbara B. Edelman and J. Tanner Watkins, both graduates of the University of Kentucky College of Law, were recognized for their contributions to the legal profession at the college's annual awards reception. Edelman was inducted into the college’s hall of fame, while Watkins received the 2018 Young Professional award...

Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners wins at the 2018 Legalcommunity Corporate Awards
Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners, June 2018
Italy

Milan, June 14, 2018 - The international law firm Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners was a winner at the 2018 Legalcommunity Corporate Awards. Senior Partner Francesco Gianni took home most prestigious individual award of the evening: �Lawyer of the Year�...

Former Dentons attorney Ivan Bilaniuk joins Dinsmore’s DC office
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, June 2018
United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP has expanded its Washington, D.C. office, welcoming partner Ivan Bilaniuk to the firm. Bilaniuk joins the firm’s litigation department and international business practice group and will focus both on international arbitration and litigation as well as international compliance...

Dinsmore Joins World Services Group as Exclusive Member in Kentucky
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, June 2018
United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP has partnered with World Services Group as its sole legal services affiliate in Kentucky. WSG is a global network of more than 130 professional services providers, including legal, investment banking and accounting firms...

Beccar Varela, M. & M. Bomchil and Estudio Rosso Alba, Francia & Asociados advise on the acquisition of Biosidus by Acon Investments and Humus Capital
Beccar Varela, June 2018
Argentina

Buenos Aires, June 12, 2018. Beccar Varela advised ACON Bios Investors LP (�ACON�), in partnership with Humus Capital Partners LLC (�HCP�), on the acquisition and investment in Biosidus S.A. (�Biosidus�). In this acquisition, M. & M. Bomchil and Estudio Rosso Alba, Francia & Asociados advised the Sellers. The closing took place on June 5, 2018...

WSG Welcomes Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, as Exclusive Member for Kentucky
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, June 2018
United States of America

World Services Group (WSG) is pleased to announce that Dinsmore & Shohl LLP has joined the WSG network as the exclusive law firm member for Kentucky. Since being founded in 1908, Dinsmore has worked hard to stay ahead in an ever-evolving business, legal and regulatory climate focusing on anticipating legal developments and industry challenges before they impact clients...

Eight Dykema Attorneys Named as 2018 Southern California Rising Stars by Super Lawyers
Dykema, June 2018
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that eight of its Los Angeles-based attorneys have been named 2018 Rising Stars in the Southern California edition of Super Lawyers. The Rising Star list is the result of an exhaustive, multi-phase selection process that mirrors the patented methodology used to assemble the Super Lawyers list...

Karanović & Nikolić at the 2018 Balkans M&A and Private Equity Forum
Karanovic & Nikolic, June 2018
Serbia

​Rastko Petaković, managing partner at Karanović & Nikolić, held a presentation of the latest private equity trends CEE region on the 2018 Balkans M&A and Private Equity Forum. Organized by Mergermarket, a leading media company that provides specialist news, research, analysis and data on financial markets, this is the second year this conference was held in Belgrade...

Karanović & Nikolić Wins the 2017 Deal of the Year Award
Karanovic & Nikolic, June 2018
Serbia

We are pleased to announce that Karanović & Nikolić has won the 2017 Deal of the Year Award for Serbia for the EBRD and IFC financing of Vetrolektrane Balkana - Čibuk 1 Windfarm...

Commercial Club Announces New Leaders
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, June 2018
United States of America

At its annual meeting held on June 5, the Commercial Club of Cincinnati announced its newly elected officers for the 2018-2019 term. The officers are: President – Craig Lindner, Co-President, Co-CEO and Director, American Financial Group Vice President – Greg D...

Dinsmore Adds Two Associates in Cincinnati
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, June 2018
United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP has added Abby E. Chermely and S. Joseph Stephens, III to the firm’s Cincinnati office. They will both practice out of the employment group. Chermely joins Dinsmore after clerking for the Honorable Judge Michael R. Barrett of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio and for the Honorable Judge Beth A...

COBALT advised DiDi Chuxing in relation with an investment round of Taxify
COBALT Estonia, June 2018
Estonia

Taxify, a ride-hailing startup born in Estonia closed $175 million in new funding that takes it valuation to the $1 billion mark. Daimler, the German automotive giant which owns Mercedes-Benz among other things, led the round. COBALT Estonia advised Taxify&s shareholder, the world’s leading ride-hailing platform DiDi Chuxing in relation with an investment round of Taxify led by Daimler...

Managing Intellectual Property Names Four Dykema Attorneys 2018 IP STARS, Lists Dykema as a Recommended Firm
Dykema, June 2018
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that four of the firm�s Intellectual Property group attorneys were listed as 2018 IP STARS by Managing Intellectual Property (Managing IP). In addition, Dykema�s entire IP practice was named a recommended firm in Michigan all three ranked categories; Patent Contentious, Patent Prosecution and Trade Mark...

The American Law Institute Inducts Dykema's Nicholas J. Wittner as a Life Member
Dykema, June 2018
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that Nicholas Wittner was inducted as a Life Member of the American Law Institute (ALI). He is Of Counsel to the firm and is located in its Bloomfield Hills office. ALI bestows the honor on members who have devoted 25 years of service, contributing to ALI�s pivotal projects that have shaped the law...

 

 


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