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Dykema Named a Diversity & Inclusion Leader by Lawyers of Color
Dykema, April 2019
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that Lawyers of Color named the Firm one of its Diversity & Inclusion (D&I) Leaders. As published in the Black Student’s Guide to Law Schools & Firms, Dykema is ranked 38th amongst large law firms with 4.85 percent black attorneys...

Chambers USA Ranks 17 Dykema Attorneys and 10 Practices in 2019 Edition
Dykema, April 2019
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that 17 attorneys from multiple offices and practice areas received individual rankings and 10 practice areas have been recognized in the 2019 edition of Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business guide...

Dykema Serves as Outside Counsel for Atar Capital’s Acquisition of Sustainable Solutions Group
Dykema, April 2019
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, is proud to announce that it served as outside legal counsel for Atar Capital, a Los Angeles-based global private investment firm (Atar), in its acquisition of Sustainable Solutions Group (SSG) through Atar’s portfolio company, Recycling and Waste Solutions (RWS)...

David West Named a Legal Influencer by Lexology
Dykema, April 2019
Texas, United States of America

Dykema is proud to announce that David West, San Antonio-based Member in Dykema’s Financial Services Litigation Practice Group, has earned a Lexology Content Marketing Award for Q1 2019...

Shepherd and Wedderburn Elects Andrew Blain as Managing Partner
Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP, April 2019
Scotland

Shepherd and Wedderburn has elected Andrew Blain as its new Managing Partner. He will assume the role on 1 May 2019. Andrew has been a member of Shepherd and Wedderburn’s Board since 2009 as Divisional Director of the Corporate Division. He will build upon the firm’s significant progress and achievements on behalf of clients in recent years...

Dinsmore Named ‘Diversity Leader’ by Lawyers of Color
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, April 2019
United States of America

Dinsmore ranks among the top U.S. law firms for its percentage of black attorneys, according to the newly released Black Student’s Guide to Law Schools & Firms. The report, published by nonprofit organization Lawyers of Color, is the first comprehensive listing of black attorney percentages across nearly 400 firms...

Kochhar & Co. Represents Public Sector Oil Marketing Cos.(OMCs) before the Competition Commission (CCI) Against Allegations of Anti-Competitiveness and Abuse of Dominant Position; CCI Imposes USD $5.2 Million Penalty on the Sugar Manufacturers
Kochhar & Co. Advocates & Legal Consultants, April 2019
India

Kochhar & Co...

An Interview with New Hanson Bridgett Partner, Jennifer Marie Martinez
Hanson Bridgett LLP, April 2019
United States of America

Jennifer represents private and public employers on all manner of labor and employment issues, including defending employers in single plaintiff and class action litigation matters, as well as administrative charges, representing management in collective bargaining negotiations and grievance arbitrations, and providing advice and counseling on various questions related to employees and contract

Five Dykema Attorneys Listed as Washington D.C. Super Lawyers for 2019
Dykema, April 2019
D.C., United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that five attorneys from the firm’s Washington, D.C., office, and from multiple practice areas, were named to the 2019 Super Lawyers list by Washington D.C. Super Lawyers Magazine. The Super Lawyers designation, conferred upon the most respected legal practitioners in a region, is based upon peer recognition and professional achievement...

An Interview with New Hanson Bridgett Partner, Jennifer Marie Martinez
Hanson Bridgett LLP, April 2019
United States of America

Jennifer represents private and public employers on all manner of labor and employment issues, including defending employers in single plaintiff and class action litigation matters, as well as administrative charges, representing management in collective bargaining negotiations and grievance arbitrations, and providing advice and counseling on various questions related to employees and contract

Ashmore, Fine and Kratovil Named “Best Lawyers in Dallas” by D Magazine
Dykema, April 2019
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, is pleased to announce that Dallas-based attorneys Alison Ashmore, Jeff Fine and Chris Kratovil are listed as “Best Lawyers in Dallas,” in a special editorial feature in the May 2019 issue of D Magazine...

Eric Schultz Joins Asters Office in Washington D.C. as Senior Policy Advisor
Asters, April 2019
Ukraine

Asters is delighted to announce that Eric Schultz has joined the Firm's office in Washington D.C. as Senior Policy Advisor. Mr. Schultz will provide government and public relations services to Asters and its clients, focusing especially on the U.S. Government. Ambassador Schultz is a former senior American diplomat with decades of experience in the CIS and southern Africa...

Asters Opens the London Office
Asters, April 2019
Ukraine

Asters, the largest Ukrainian law firm, is expanding its international reach by setting up a new representative office in London in March 2019. This launch follows recent additions of Washington DC and Brussels offices and will foster existing ties with London-based clients, as well as develop new contacts and opportunities...

20 Asters Lawyers Esteemed in Chambers Europe 2019
Asters, April 2019
Ukraine

Chambers Europe, an influential annual review of the European legal market, in its 2019 guide recognizes 20 Asters lawyers – the largest number of the renowned practitioners in a single Ukrainian law firm...

GAR 100 2019 Ranks Asters Among World’s Arbitration Elite
Asters, April 2019
Ukraine

Asters has been listed among the world’s top international arbitration law firms by the recently published Global Arbitration Review – The GAR 100 (12th Edition), one of the most authoritative global independent researches of the best law firms specializing in international arbitration...

Asters Tops All Practices in The Legal 500 EMEA 2019 Guide's Ukraine Chapter
Asters, April 2019
Ukraine

Asters is the only Ukrainian law firm included in Tier 1 ranking in all 11 practices analyzed by The Legal 500: Europe, Middle East and Africa 2019 Guide: Banking, finance and capital markets; Commercial, corporate and M&A; Competition; Dispute resolution; Employment; Energy; Intellectual property; Private client; Real estate and construction; Tax; and White-collar crime...

Aresus Pharma Acquires Rights to Veregen® Drug and Stocks of the Active Ingredient
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, April 2019
Germany

A team led by Fabian G. Gaffron, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised pharmaceutical company Aresus Pharma GmbH on the acquisition of the rights to the dermatological drug Veregen® and the stocks of the active pharmaceutical ingredient from Medigene AG...

Award at Germany’s Largest Electric Bus Project with Team Jasper/Westen - Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek Supports ESWE Verkehr in Wiesbaden
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, April 2019
Germany

Following a complex award procedure, EvoBus GmbH has been awarded the contract for 56 and an optional additional 64 electric buses for ESWE Verkehr in Wiesbaden. EvoBus, a member of Daimler Group, will also be responsible for establishing and availability of the charging infrastructure and the depot management system. The project is the largest procurement of electric buses in Germany...

WirtschaftsWoche: Dr. André-M. Szesny Again Among the Top Lawyers for Compliance
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, April 2019
Germany

WirtschaftsWoche recognizes Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek as a top law firm and its Partner Dr. André-M. Szesny, LL.M., again as a top lawyer in Compliance. Handelsblatt Research Institute (HRI) asked 775 White Collar and Compliance lawyers in 118 law firms about their most renowned peers...

Dr. Martin Imhof Among the 100 Best India Specialists Worldwide
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, April 2019
Germany

India Business Law Journal has researched the top international lawyers for India-related transactions and matters, resulting in an exclusive “A-List” consisting of the elite 100 India-focused legal experts around the world. The Indian industry magazine also included Dr. Martin Imhof, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek and Head of the India Desk, in this A-List...

Beccar Varela and Bomchil Advise on the Reorganization of Bodega del Fin del Mundo
Beccar Varela, April 2019
Argentina

Buenos Aires, 15 April 2019. Beccar Varela rendered legal advice to the Viola family, while Bomchil to Grupo Corporación América, on the restructuring of Bodega del Fin del Mundo (BDFM), founded by Julio Viola. They were partners as from the year 2009...

Disruptive Technology in the Legal Sector, World Services Group (WSG) Sponsored Survey Results Show General Counsel Leaders in Europe are Positive
World Services Group, April 2019
United States of America

Houston, TX (April 16, 2019) – World Services Group (WSG), in partnership with GC magazine recently published new survey results that provide insights on trending in-house legal sector technologies and how general counsel are adapting to the changes in Europe...

Dinsmore Partner Lenny Asaro Speaks at Walmart Women's Summit, Talks Fostering Female Leaders
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, April 2019
United States of America

Last May, Dinsmore & Shohl LLP was named a top law firm for women attorneys by Law360’s Glass Ceiling Report. This year, Dinsmore is continuing to push forth the firm’s emphasis on diversity and equality...

Dykema’s San Antonio Office Adds Corporate Finance Attorney Denise M. Drake
Dykema, April 2019
Texas, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, today announced the addition of Denise M. Drake to its Corporate Finance Practice Group as a senior counsel in the firm’s San Antonio office. Drake joins Dykema after more than seven years practicing in-house with Marathon Petroleum Corporation (f/k/a Tesoro/Andeavor), most recently, as Associate Managing Counsel...

Dykema Makes Shortlist for Advisen’s Cyber Law Firm of the Year Award
Dykema, April 2019
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, today announced that the firm was included on the shortlist of nominees for Advisen’s Cyber Law Firm of the Year Award. The winner will be announced at Advisen’s Sixth Annual Cyber Risk Awards Gala Event taking place at Gotham Hall in New York City on Wednesday, June 19th at 6:00 p.m...

Dykema Matter Wins Global Competition Review Litigation of the Year
Dykema, April 2019
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, today announced that a case the Firm was involved in was named the winner of the Litigation of the Year – Cartel Defence at the Global Competition Review’s 9th annual GCR Awards...

Floissac Fleming & Associates Joins WSG as the Exclusive Legal Member for Saint Lucia
World Services Group, April 2019
United States of America

World Services Group (WSG) is pleased to announce that Floissac Fleming & Associates has joined the WSG network as the exclusive legal member for Saint Lucia. With almost 60 years of experience, Floissac Fleming & Associates is one of the oldest and most reputable full-service firms in this jurisdiction...

Dinsmore Provides Comprehensive Business Counsel in Bank M&A Deal
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, April 2019
United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP is pleased to announce client Peoples Bancorp has finalized the acquisition of First Prestonsburg Bancshares and First Commonwealth Bank of Prestonsburg in a transaction valued at approximately $43.7 million. The complex deal, which spanned more than six months, was led by attorneys Christian Gonzalez, Michael G. Dailey, J...

Dinsmore Attorneys Top 2019 West Virginia Super Lawyers List
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, April 2019
United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP is happy to announce 33 of its attorneys have been named to the West Virginia Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists for 2019.  Attorneys on the Super Lawyers list are selected by a multi-phase process that takes into account independent research, peer evaluations and professional achievement...

Shoosmiths Reveals Expansion Plans for Trainee Solicitor Programme
Shoosmiths LLP, April 2019
England

Shoosmiths is expanding its trainee solicitor programme with an increase in trainee and NQ recruits, expansion into the London office, and two trainee intakes annually. Shoosmiths’ previous trainee solicitor programme invited 22 graduates to join the firm each year for a two-year programme...

An Interview with New Hanson Bridgett Partner, Brian Schnarr
Hanson Bridgett LLP, April 2019
United States of America

Brian is a trial attorney who loves to spend time in the court room, with experience representing both plaintiffs and defendants in high stakes litigation...

An Interview with New Hanson Bridgett Partner, Brian Schnarr
Hanson Bridgett LLP, April 2019
United States of America

Brian is a trial attorney who loves to spend time in the court room, with experience representing both plaintiffs and defendants in high stakes litigation...

Kochhar & Co. Ranked as India's Top-Tier Firm by the Legal 500, 2019
Kochhar & Co. Advocates & Legal Consultants, April 2019
India

We are pleased to inform you that in the recent rankings released by prestigious legal publication, The Legal 500, 2019, Kochhar & Co...

Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen Announces the Official Formation of the Center for Excellency in Fiscal Disputes (NNDKP CELF)
Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen, April 2019
Romania

Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen announces the official formation of the ”Center for Excellency in Fiscal Disputes” (in Romanian NNDKP CELF), an NNDKP initiative that is the reflection of the intensive professional and scientific collaboration of over 10 years between the company’s dispute resolution and tax advisory teams...

DATAGROUP SE Acquires UBL Informationssysteme GmbH
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, April 2019
Germany

With a team led by Dr. Rainer Herschlein and Benedikt Raisch, Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised DATAGROUP on the acquisition of all shares in UBL Informationssysteme GmbH. The parties agreed not to disclose the purchase price...

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek Represents German Association of Medium-Sized Security Companies in Collective Bargaining Dispute
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, April 2019
Germany

Dr. Johan-Michel Menke and Timo Trefzger from Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek’s Hamburg office represent Bundesverband mittelständischer Sicherheitsunternehmen e.V. (BVMS) [Association of Medium-Sized Security Companies] based in Frankfurt am Main in a collective bargaining dispute...

Shepherd and Wedderburn Appoints New Partner to Lead North of Scotland Private Client Offering
Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP, April 2019
Scotland

Shepherd and Wedderburn has appointed partner and private client specialist Gillian Campbell to lead its offering to private individuals and families, business owners and entrepreneurs in the north of Scotland...

Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners named Law Firm of the Year at the 2019 IFLR Awards
Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners, April 2019
Italy

London, April 5th, 2019 – International law firm Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners wins “Most innnovative law firm of the year” for Italy at the 2019 IFLR Awards organized by IFLR - International Financial Law Review...

Morgan & Morgan Advised IDB Invest in Connection with a Loan Facility to Global Bank Corporation
Morgan & Morgan, April 2019
Panama

Morgan & Morgan advised IDB Invest, a worldwide financial institution with presence in Latin America and the Caribbean region, in connection with a loan facility granted to Global Bank Corporation for an amount of up to US$60,000,000.00 (with an option for further supplements)...

Stephanie Scott Weems Named Pro Bono Rising Star
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, April 2019
United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP associate Stephanie Scott Weems received the 2018 Rising Star award from the Pro Bono Partnership of Ohio. “The Pro Bono Partnership of Ohio is truly making a difference in our community and our state, and I'm privileged to have the opportunity to work with this wonderful organization,” said Weems...

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP Joins WSG as the New Exclusive Member for Ohio
World Services Group, April 2019
United States of America

World Services Group (WSG) is pleased to announce Dinsmore & Shohl LLP (Dinsmore) has added exclusive representation for the network in Ohio after having joined representing Kentucky in 2018...

Dr. Adesegun Akin-Olugbade Joins the AELEX Team as International Counsel
AELEX, April 2019
Nigeria

We are pleased to announce that Dr. Adesegun Akin-Olugbade has joined AELEX as International Counsel. He joins the firm after more than 30 years of working in the legal profession and financial services sector. Previously, Dr...

Outstanding Participation of Morgan & Morgan at Panama Maritime Conference and Exhibition 2019
Morgan & Morgan, April 2019
Panama

More than 500 local and international companies and individuals from the maritime industry gathered in the Republic of Panama for the fourteenth edition of Panama Maritime Conference & Exhibition, the largest maritime event in Panama, which took place from March 17th to March 19th, 2019, at the Megapolis Convention Center...

Boxing Legend Sugar Ray Leonard to Serve as Keynote Speaker at Dykema’s 6th Annual Definitive Conference for Dental Service Organizations
Dykema, April 2019
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema, a national law firm and the leading law firm in dental services, is proud to announce that Boxing Hall of Famer, Olympic Champion and bestselling author Sugar Ray Leonard will serve as the keynote speaker at Dykema’s 6thAnnual Definitive Conference for Dental Service Organizations, which is set to take place at The Omni Dallas Hotel from July 10-12, 2019...

Segment Change: Philion Stock now Listed on the Regulated Market of Düsseldorf Stock Exchange
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, April 2019
Germany

A team led by Boris Dürr and Dr. Thorsten Kuthe, both Partners at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised mobile service provider Philion SE in its move from OTC trading to the regulated market at Düsseldorf Stock Exchange. Munich-headquartered Small & Mid Cap Investmentbank AG (SMC) is the applicant bank...

Sale of Antennentechnik ABB Bad Blankenburg by PREMIUM Equity Partners to Huizhou Desay SV Automotive Closed
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, April 2019
Germany

Funds advised by PREMIUM Equity Partners sold 100 percent of the shares in ANTEBB Holding GmbH, the sole shareholder of Antennentechnik ABB Bad Blankenburg GmbH, to Huizhou Desay SV Automotive Co., Ltd. Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised PREMIUM Equity Partners GmbH on the sale with a team led by Hamburg-based Partner Dr. Stefan Duhnkrack...

Springboard Corporate Finance Advised the Shareholders of Powell Gee & Co Limited on the Sale of the Company to Tibbetts Group Ltd
Springboard Corporate Finance, April 2019
England

Springboard Corporate Finance is delighted to announce that it has advised the shareholders of Powell Gee & Co Limited ('Powell Gee') on the sale of the company to Tibbetts Group Ltd ('Tibbetts') Since being founded in 1949 by Harold Powell, Powell Gee has been in family ownership, a legacy that will continue under the stewardship of family owned T

Joint Venture Founded: Jungheinrich Invests in Lithium-Ion Technology
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, April 2019
Germany

Jungheinrich AG and Triathlon Holding GmbH established joint venture JT ENERGY Systems GmbH to development, produce, and reprocess lithium-ion battery systems. A team led by Dr. Stefan Duhnkrack, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised Jungheinrich comprehensively on establishing the joint venture in Glauchau, Saxony...

M&T x ISDI Partnership Program
Makarim & Taira S., April 2019
Indonesia

Since October 2018, we have been working with Center of Hope ISDI (Ikatan Sindroma Down Indonesia) in providing a training opportunity for their students. We have since opened our doors to seven ISDI students, and we will be working with more throughout the year...

Carey Advised The Walt Disney Company (TWDC) on the Mandatory Merger Control Procedure before the National Economic Prosecutor (FNE) Regarding the Global Acquisition of Twenty-First Century Fox (21CF) for USD71.3 Billion
Carey, April 2019
Chile

Carey advised The Walt Disney Company (TWDC) on the mandatory merger control procedure before the National Economic Prosecutor (FNE) regarding the global acquisition of Twenty-First Century Fox (21CF) for USD71.3 billion, including film and television studios and international cable and television businesses, which closed subject to behavioral remedies...

 

 


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