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Dinsmore Names Michael Paul New Denver Office Managing Partner, Plans Continued Local Expansion
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, January 2022
Kentucky, United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP flags continued expansion plans for the Colorado market with the announcement that construction partner Michael Paul is the national firm’s new office managing partner in Denver.

Dinsmore Makes Strong Growth Push in Chicago to Meet Client Needs During COVID-19 Pandemic
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, January 2022
Kentucky, United States of America

Going on nearly two years since the COVID-19 pandemic hit the United States, businesses are constantly adjusting to evolving challenges, and Dinsmore & Shohl LLP is serving those business clients accordingly. In kind, the firm’s Chicago office has put its growth into overdrive since March of 2020...

Buchalter San Francisco Relocating to 425 Market Street
Buchalter, January 2022
California, United States of America

January 12, 2022. Buchalter is pleased to announce that it has signed a new lease at 425 Market Street for its San Francisco office. Occupying the entire 29th floor, Buchalter San Francisco will move its approximately 70 attorneys and support staff to its new location by the end of March...

Adam Bass Member of the Faculty for Sandpiper Partner’s Annual California Legal Market Conference
Buchalter, January 2022
California, United States of America

Buchalter is pleased to announce that Adam Bass, President and Chief Executive Officer of Buchalter, will participate as a member of the faculty for Sandpiper Partner’s Annual Los Angeles/California Legal Market Conference 2022...

NNDKP assists Tech Mahindra in the acquisition of the Allyis group
Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen, January 2022
Romania

NNDKP assisted Tech Mahindra, a leading provider of digital transformation, consulting and business re-engineering services, in a multi-jurisdictional transaction, regarding the acquisition of the Allyis group. The total value of the transaction is estimated at USD 125 million...

Morgan & Morgan Legal advised Supermercados Xtra, S.A. in connection with the offering and issuance of corporate bonds for an amount of up to US$100 million.
Morgan & Morgan, January 2022
Panama

Morgan & Morgan Legal advised Supermercados Xtra, S.A...

BOYANOV & Co. Advised Eurobank Group on Challenging Restructuring Transaction
Boyanov & Co., January 2022
Bulgaria

BOYANOV & Co. and BDK Advokati advised the Eurobank Group on a complicated transaction concerning the restructuring of the financing to two landmark hotels in Sofia (Sofa Hotel Balkan) and Belgrade (Metropol). The transaction involved several jurisdictions – Cyprus, Bulgaria, Greece, and Serbia...

Record year for Open Market activity in Guernsey
Carey Olsen, January 2022
Bermuda

Figures reveal that there were a total of 127 Open Market transactions in 2021 – 30 more than in 2020, and also exceeding the previous high of 101 in 2006 – the most of any year since Unusualities of Guernsey started recording statistics in 2004...

Expansion and sustainability – TISE evolves in 2021 with Carey Olsen as the leading listing agent again
Carey Olsen, January 2022
Bermuda

In 2021 Carey Olsen Corporate Finance Limited (COCFL) grew its number of listings yet again compared to 2020, assisting with 65% of the new high yield bond issuers listed on TISE 

Bradley Attorney Giovanni P. Giarratana Elected American Bar Foundation Fellow
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, January 2022
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that Giovanni Giarratana, an attorney in the firm’s Tampa office, has been elected as a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation (ABF)...

Hanson Bridgett Announces Change to Executive Leadership Team with Laura Long Appointed Chief Operating Officer
Hanson Bridgett LLP, January 2022
California, United States of America

January 3, 2022 (San Francisco, CA) – Hanson Bridgett LLP, an AmLaw 200 law firm servicing clients from our home in California and beyond, is pleased to announce a change to its executive leadership team...

Shoosmiths opens Brussels office to support client needs for Competition, EU and trade advice
Shoosmiths LLP, January 2022
England

Law firm Shoosmiths has opened an office in Brussels and recruited experienced lawyer Kiran Desai to meet growing client demand for European Union competition, regulatory and trade law advice.Dual-qualified in Belgium and in England and Wales, Kiran was previously the EU competition law leader at EY Law and prior to that the managing partner of the Brussels office of Mayer Brown...

BREAKING (Updated): High Court Grills Attorneys Over Worker COVID Vaccination Mandates
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, January 2022
Alabama, United States of America

[!Chris Puri was quoted in McKnights Long-Term Care News on COVID vaccination mandates. The CMS and OSHA cases differ because the legal authority used by the federal government for each is different, added Christopher C. Purl, a Nashville-based attorney with Bradley and veteran long-term care representative...

Two Bradley Groups Recognized with 2021 “Go-To Thought Leader Awards” by The National Law Review
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, January 2022
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that the firm’s Labor and Employment Practice Group and

Aron Beezley Quoted in Law360 on 2021 Government Contract Cases
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, January 2022
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley partner Aron Beezley was quoted in Law360 highlighting the top five government contracting policies of 2021. In September, President Biden introduced a set of vaccine mandates, including one directly applicable to federal contractors...

Aron Beezley Quoted in Law360 on Top 6 Cases in Government Contracts
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, January 2022
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley partner Aron Beezley was quoted in Law360 on the top six government contract cases during the second half of 2021. A Court of Federal Claims ruling in July showed that length can make a sole-source contract unreasonable...

Adam Bass Quoted in Reuters
Buchalter, January 2022
California, United States of America

Today's snazzy law offices: Wow-factor or wasteful? By Jenna Greene (Reuters) - "When 345-lawyer Buchalter surveyed its partners last year about returning to the office post-pandemic, the consensus was overwhelming. About 90% said they wanted to go back to working in-person, firm CEO Adam Bass told me...

Nishant Choudhary Discusses Myanmar M&A Predictions for 2022
DFDL, January 2022
Cambodia

Nishant Choudhary (Partner, Myanmar Deputy Managing Director) discusses the 2022 predicting trends for Myanmar mergers and acquisitions in the Asian Legal Business article “ALB Asia M&A Predictions 2022”. This article focuses on how 2022 will be for mergers and acquisitions in the region...

Remembering Retired Partner and Friend Hobart McWhorter
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, January 2022
Alabama, United States of America

[!We mourn the passing of retired partner and friend 

Verrill Welcomes Experienced Trust & Estates, Tax Partner Ruth Mattson
Verrill, January 2022
Maine, United States of America

(January 5, 2022) – Verrill is pleased to welcome Ruth Mattson to the firm’s Boston office as a Partner in its Private Clients & Fiduciary Services Group. Mattson advises individuals and families on estate planning and business planning opportunities, concentrating on international plans...

Five Bradley Attorneys Named to Business North Carolina's Legal Elite 2022
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, January 2022
Alabama, United States of America

[!Charlotte attorneys Ryan Beaver, Monica Wilson Dozier, Doug Grimes, Kent Jones, and Rob Marcus were named to Business North Carolina’s Legal Elite 2022...

Bradley Elevates 12 Attorneys to Partner
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, January 2022
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that the firm has elevated the following 12 attorneys to partner, effective on January 1: Abigail B. Harris, Matthew A...

Shoosmiths celebrates five years in Leeds
Shoosmiths LLP, January 2022
England

Leading UK law firm Shoosmiths is celebrating five years since the opening of its Leeds office, as it continues its ambitious growth strategy.Led by real estate partner Simon Meek, the West Yorkshire base has expanded exponentially in terms of client wins, deal volumes, and team hires...

Todd Presnell Sworn in as Tennessee Chapter President of American Board of Trial Advocates
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, December 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that Todd Presnell, a partner in the firm’s Nashville office, has been sworn in as president of the Tennessee Chapter of the American Board of Trial Advocates...

Pair of Recent Victories Hearten Counsel for MassHealth Providers
Verrill, December 2021
Maine, United States of America

Verrill attorney David G. Lazarus was recently mentioned in the Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly article "Pair of Recent Victories Hearten Counsel for MassHealth Providers...

Beccar Varela advises on the issuance of the first social bond of NGO Sumatoria
Beccar Varela, December 2021
Argentina

Buenos Aires, December 29th, 2021. On December 27th, Asociación Civil Sumatoria para una Nueva Economía (“Sumatoria”) carried out its first notes’ issuance in the local capital market with Class I notes, under a specific SME regime, offered in two series, for a total nominal amount of AR$30 million (the “Notes”)...

Morgan & Morgan Legal promotes Mayte Sanchez Gonzalez as a new partner in its Litigation and Dispute Resolution team.
Morgan & Morgan, December 2021
Panama

Morgan & Morgan Legal is pleased to announce the recent promotion of attorney Mayte Sanchez Gonzalez as partner of the firm. This designation reinforces the firm´s notable practice in litigation and dispute resolution processes (including arbitration), and at the same time, reinforces its commitment to gender equality and equal opportunities in the workplace. In recent years, Ms...

Anya F. Endsley Accepted into the New England Fellows Institute of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel
Verrill, December 2021
Maine, United States of America

(December 28, 2021) – Anya F. Endsley, a Partner at Verrill, has been accepted into the inaugural class of the New England Fellows Institute of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC)...

Storskogen acquires SF Tooling Group with Heuking
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, December 2021
Germany

An M&A team led by Dr. Ali Sahin, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised Swedish Storskogen group on the acquisition of a 95 percent stake in SF Tooling Group, a manufacturer of high pressure die casting tools and carbon fibre tools in the automotive and aerospace industries, from CGS III (Jersey) L.P. Storskogen plans to further expand SF Tooling Group’s strong market position...

Copus Group NV acquires Primus Personaldienstleistungen GmbH with support from Heuking
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, December 2021
Germany

A team led by Dr. Hermann Ali Hinderer comprehensively advised Belgian HR specialist Copus Group NV on all legal and tax matters in relation to the acquisition of Germany’s Primus Personaldienstleistungen GmbH. The transaction is subject to the usual closing conditions...

Heuking advises eROCKIT on digital share issue
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, December 2021
Germany

A team led by Dr. Anne de Boer advised eROCKIT AG on a digital share issue. The legal support included the draft of the securities information sheet including the licensing procedure at BaFin and the documentation for the digital issue with the involvement of the paying agent...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advises Elmos Semiconductor SE on divesting its 200mm wafer fabrication
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, December 2021
Germany

A team led by Sonja Groht and Marion Sangen-Emden, both Partners at Heuking’s Düsseldorf office, legally advised publicly listed Elmos Semiconductor SE (‘Elmos’) on the sale of its 200mm wafer fabrication activities (‘FAB’) at the Dortmund site to Silex Microsystems AB (‘Silex’)...

Morgan & Morgan promotes Fanny Evans as a new partner in its Estate Planning and Corporate Services team.
Morgan & Morgan, December 2021
Panama

Morgan & Morgan is pleased to announce the recent promotion of attorney Fanny Evans as partner of the Fiduciary Services Unit. This designation reinforces the firm´s notable practice in estate planning and corporate services matters. Fanny specializes in business and corporate law, estate planning and company formation and management...

VBJ Reports: Shareholder Matthew Bisturis Appointed to Full Seat on ICC Board
Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt, December 2021
Oregon, United States of America

Vancouver Business Journal highlighted Schwabe Shareholder Matthew Bisturis in its “Movers & Shakers” section for his recent appointment to a full seat on the board of directors for Identity Clark County (ICC)...

Shareholder Matthew Bisturis Appointed to Full Seat on ICC Board
Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt, December 2021
Oregon, United States of America

Vancouver Business Journal highlighted Schwabe Shareholder Matthew Bisturis in its “Movers & Shakers” section for his recent appointment to a full seat on the board of directors for Identity Clark County (ICC)...

BOYANOV & Co. advised the European Investment Bank
Boyanov & Co., December 2021
Bulgaria

BOYANOV & Co. advised the European Investment Bank on increasing the financing of OLIVA AD made available pursuant to a Luxembourg law governed finance contract executed in 2017, to EUR 37,2 million, for the purposes of adding new components to the company’s project for the construction of a new edible oil processing plant and grain silos. BOYANOV & Co...

Shoosmiths lands spot on Taylor Wimpey's legal panels
Shoosmiths LLP, December 2021
England

Leading UK law firm Shoosmiths has been appointed to Taylor Wimpey’s legal panels.Shoosmiths is the only firm to secure a place on the housebuilder’s legal roster in England and Wales, and Scotland. This follows Taylor Wimpey concluding its latest panel review. The two panels will commence in January 2022 for three years...

Four Verrill Attorneys named to Boston Magazine’s Top Lawyers of 2021 List
Verrill, December 2021
Maine, United States of America

(December 23, 2021) Verrill attorneys Kristin S. Doeberl, Michael L. Fay, David M. Friedman, and Kyle T...

DFDL Live Event: Vietnam Tax & Transfer Pricing Updates | 13 January 2022
DFDL, December 2021
Cambodia

DFDL Receives Rankings from Chambers & Partners Asia-Pacific Guide 2022
DFDL, December 2021
Cambodia

The launch of the Chambers Asia-Pacific Guide 2022 has seen an increase in practice and individual rankings for DFDL.  We upheld our strong performance this year with new rankings in Thailand for Tax (Band 3), Technology, Media & Telecom (Band 4) and Corporate/M&A (Band 5) and in Vietnam for Tax (Spotlight Table)...

Carey Olsen supports Advent as it acquires majority stake in Encora
Carey Olsen, December 2021
Bermuda

Founded in 2005 and rebranded in 2020, Encora specialises in

Carey Olsen advises on interactive investor's £1.5bn sale to abrdn
Carey Olsen, December 2021
Bermuda

The acquisition is part of abrdn's ongoing growth strat

Courtroom View Network Names Dykema’s Defense of Kia a Top 10 Most Impressive Defense Verdict of 2021
Dykema, December 2021
Illinois, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, is proud to announce that Courtroom View Network (CVN) has recognized the firm’s defense of Kia in Perry v. Kia Motors as one of its “Top 10 Most Impressive Defense Verdicts of 2021.” Dykema represented Kia America in the product liability case in which the plaintiff sought more than $103 in damages in front of the Superior Court of California, Orange County...

Law Firms Verrill and Rackemann Combine, Forming a New Regional, Full-Service Powerhouse
Verrill, December 2021
Maine, United States of America

BOSTON, Mass. (Dec. 21, 2021) – New England-based law firms Verrill Dana LLP (Verrill) and Rackemann, Sawyer, & Brewster (Rackemann) announce that they will combine effective January 1, 2022...

Verrill Grows Mass. Presence Through Combination with Boston Law Firm
Verrill, December 2021
Maine, United States of America

On Tuesday, December 21, 2021 The Boston Business Journal released "Verrill Grows Mass...

Shoosmiths London corporate team marks record 2021
Shoosmiths LLP, December 2021
England

Leading UK law firm Shoosmiths and its London corporate team have announced a record breaking 2021 for deal activity in terms of volume and aggregate value of transactions through ongoing fast-paced market conditions...

Buchalter Arizona Expansion – Relocating to Scottsdale Quarter
Buchalter, December 2021
California, United States of America

December 21, 2021. Buchalter is pleased to announce its Arizona office has signed a new lease in the prestigious Scottsdale Quarter at 15169 N Scottsdale Rd. Buchalter’s Arizona office will be moving their 45 attorneys and support staff into the new 20,000 square foot space by early March, 2022...

WTR Global Leaders 2021: Private Practice
Shearn Delamore & Co., December 2021
Malaysia

Dear valued clients, colleagues and friends, Shearn Delamore & Co. is pleased to announce that two of our partners from the Intellectual Property Practice Group, Karen Abraham (Head) and Indran Shanmuganathan, have been recognised by the World Trademark Review (“WTR”) in the 2021 WTR Global Leaders: Private Practice...

BOYANOV & Co. Top-ranked in Chambers Europe 2021
BOYANOV & Co., December 2021
Bulgaria

BOYANOV & Co. continues to be ranked in the highest Band 1 in Banking & Finance, Competition/Antitrust, Intellectual Property, Employment, and Real Estate by the most prestigious legal research company Chambers and Partners. These rankings reconfirm the firm’s excellence of its services and stable position in the Bulgarian legal market...

BOYANOV & Co. advised the European Investment Bank
BOYANOV & Co., December 2021
Bulgaria

BOYANOV & Co. advised the European Investment Bank on increasing the financing of OLIVA AD made available pursuant to a Luxembourg law governed finance contract executed in 2017, to EUR 37,2 million, for the purposes of adding new components to the company’s project for the construction of a new edible oil processing plant and grain silos. BOYANOV & Co...

 

 


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