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Dinsmore Named Among Top Law Firms for Women by Women Inc. Magazine
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, September 2019
United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP is proud to announce it has been named to Women Inc. Magazine’s Top 100 Law Firms for Women list. The list celebrates firms that value female representation and leadership and was compiled with data including recognitions, recruitment, community outreach, firm prominence, and more...

Dinsmore’s John D. Mackewich Selected for Leadership Detroit
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, September 2019
United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP is pleased to announce John D. Mackewich has been named to the 2020 Leadership Detroit class. The class showcases 70 leaders across Southeast Michigan who aim to create awareness and bring positive change to their communities...

Shoosmiths advises NVM on its investment in footwear label Duke & Dexter
Shoosmiths LLP, September 2019
England

UK law firm Shoosmiths has advised NVM Private Equity (NVM) on its recent investment of £2 million into Duke & Dexter (D&D), an award winning men’s footwear label. Launched in 2014, D&D offers a range of high quality shoes, all manufactured by hand in the UK and has developed into a leading premium men’s shoe brand...

WSG Winners: Euromoney LMG Americas Women in Business Law Awards & Benchmark Latin America 2019
World Services Group, September 2019
United States of America

World Services Group congratulates WSG partners and firms honored at the Euromoney LMG Americas Women in Business Law Awards 2019 &

Governor Justice Appoints Dinsmore’s Anna Dailey to West Virginia Industrial Council
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, September 2019
United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP is pleased to announce partner Anna Dailey has been appointed by Governor Jim Justice to the West Virginia Industrial Council, subject to the advice and consent of the West Virginia Senate...

Heuking Advises 11880 Solutions AG on Capital Increase and Takeover Offer
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, September 2019
Germany

A team led by corporate and capital market law expert Dr. Mirko Sickinger advised 11880 Solutions AG on a capital increase from authorized capital with exclusion of subscription rights. 1,911,109 new shares were issued at an issue price of EUR 1.83 per share, which were fully subscribed and acquired by major shareholder united vertical media GmbH...

Dinsmore Welcomes 27 Associates
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, September 2019
United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP has added 27 new associates to the firm across 12 offices.  Atlanta, GA Megan R. Giles joined the Atlanta office and will practice out of the labor and employment department. Giles received her J.D...

Dinsmore’s Columbus Office Wins Mid-Ohio Foodbank’s Law Firm Challenge
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, September 2019
United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP’s Columbus office won the MidOhio Foodbank’s Operation Feed – Largest Law Firm Challenge for the fourth year in a row. The office collected over $13,000, providing the most meals per capita. The Columbus office fundraised from March through June, holding events like a chili cook-off, jean days, raffles and bake sales...

Silberlake Acquires 300 Residential Units in the Ruhr Area
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, September 2019
Germany

With the support of Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, Silberlake Real Estate Group acquired several residential buildings in the Ruhr area. A team led by Dr. Peter Vocke advised the Düsseldorf-based project and portfolio developer on the transaction. The properties, built in the 1970s, are located in Gelsenkirchen and Mülheim/Ruhr...

Domicil Real Estate AG Sells Residential Property in Hamburg with Heuking
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, September 2019
Germany

A team led by Dr. Peter Vocke, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised investment and real estate service provider Domicil Real Estate Group on the sale of a residential property in the Hamburg district of Neuallermöhe as part of an asset deal. Real estate multi-family office PAMERA is the buyer...

World Services Group Elects 2019-2020 Board of Directors
World Services Group, September 2019
United States of America

World Services Group (WSG) is pleased to announce the election of the 2019 - 2020 Board of Directors...

Mark J. Harty of LCS & Partners Awarded WSG Outstanding
Member of the Year 2019

World Services Group, September 2019
United States of America

World Services Group (WSG) awarded Mark J. Harty of LCS & Partners, the 2019 WSG Outstanding Member of the Year Award at the 18th Annual Meeting in Washington, D.C. Mark Harty is Senior Counsel at

Hedge Funds of All Sizes Are Using More Alternative Data, But Not Without Concerns, According to Lowenstein Sandler Survey
Lowenstein Sandler LLP, September 2019
New York, United States of America

Over 80 percent of surveyed hedge funds are using alternative data for detailed industry analyses, but data cost and quality issues remain...

Verrill Adds to Growing Intellectual Property Practice
Verrill, September 2019
United States of America

(September 11) – Verrill is pleased to welcome patent attorneys Lin Hymel and Beverly Hjorth to the firm’s Boston office...

i Live Group Sells Serviced Apartment Complex in Neu-Ulm to HanseMerkur
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, September 2019
Germany

In a project partnership with property developer and real estate investor nowinta Bau GmbH, project developer and operator i Live Group sold the “Campus Village II” serviced apartment project to HanseMerkur Grundvermögen AG. Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised i Live Group on the transaction with a team led by Dr. Frank Baßler...

Restaurant Chain BIGCHEFS comes to Germany with Heuking
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, September 2019
Germany

A team led by Dr. Erdem Şişmangil has advised the restaurant chain BIGCHEFS on its market entry in Germany. The comprehensive advice included corporate law, leases, construction law, IT and data pro-tection law as well as media law, employment law, tax law, and public law...

Shepherd and Wedderburn banking and finance team reports £13.4bn year-on-year deal value growth
Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP, September 2019
Scotland

Shepherd and Wedderburn’s banking and finance team has reported another strong year for deals, with the value of transactions rising by 10% (£13.4 billion) in the 2019 financial year to 30 April. The team completed 167 deals with a combined value of £145.4 billion, up from 162 deals valued at £132 billion in 2017/18...

Dinsmore Names Stacey Borowicz and Ashley Pack as New Office Managing Partners
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, September 2019
United States of America

In two separate but equally historic steps, Dinsmore & Shohl LLP has named Stacey Borowicz and Ashley Pack as the new office managing partners in Columbus, Ohio, and Charleston, West Virginia, respectively. Borowicz’s promotion makes Dinsmore the highest-rated female-led law firm in Columbus, and Pack is now the youngest woman leading a Dinsmore office in the entire nation...

New Requirements to Request Rehabilitation of Permanent Residence Permits in Panama
Morgan & Morgan, September 2019
Panama

Resolution No. 17405 of August 29th, 2019. As of September 4TH, 2019, The National Immigration Authority (hereinafter “SNM” for its acronym in Spanish) established new requirements to request Rehabilitation of Permanent Residence Permits (hereinafter “Rehabilitation”) for foreigners, who have remained outside of Panama for more than two (2) years and up to six (6) years...

Shoosmiths extends Scottish footprint with opening of Glasgow hub
Shoosmiths LLP, September 2019
England

National law firm Shoosmiths has confirmed the opening of a Glasgow hub, building on the success of its Edinburgh office and further extending Shoosmiths’ operational footprint in Scotland. Barry McKeown, who recently joined Shoosmiths growing real estate team as a partner, is responsible for further developing the firm’s presence in the west of Scotland...

Sokheng Say Speaks at Career Path in Accounting, Auditing & Tax Event in Phnom Penh
DFDL, September 2019
Cambodia

On 30 August 2019, Sokheng Say (DFDL Partner and Head of the Regional Accounting Advisory Practice Group) was invited to speak at a CamEd Business School event: Career Paths in Accounting, Auditing and Tax. This event was organized for the benefit of students who are studying and newly graduated students looking to join the accounting, audit and tax industry in Cambodia...

Carey’s August Highlights
Carey, September 2019
Chile

KICK OFF OF NEW FINANCING PROJECTS OF MAINSTREAM RENEWABLE POWER IN CHILE Senior executives from Mainstream Renewable Power Chile and lawyers from Carey and Morales & Besa, marked the kickoff of the financing of the second portfolio of the Mainstream Renewable Power renewable energy project platform called Huemul...

Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP Joins WSG as New Exclusive Member for Alabama and Mississippi
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings, LLP, September 2019
United States of America

World Services Group (WSG) is pleased to announce that Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP (Bradley) has joined the WSG network as the exclusive legal member for Alabama and Mississippi...

DFDL Organize NZ-Cambodia Networking Event with Visiting Victoria University Delegation on 2 September 2019
DFDL, September 2019
Cambodia

DFDL were proud to host a networking event on 2 September 2019 welcoming a visiting Victoria University of Wellington (“ VUW ”) delegation from New Zealand to Phnom Penh...

Dinsmore Attorneys Named 2019 Michigan Super Lawyers
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, September 2019
United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP is pleased to announce three of its attorneys have been named to the Michigan Super Lawyers and Rising Stars list for 2019. Attorneys selected for the Super Lawyers list have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement...

Joanne L. Zimolzak Joins Dykema’s Washington, D.C., Office
Dykema, September 2019
D.C., United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today the addition of Joanne L. Zimolzak to its Insurance Industry Group and Business Litigation Practice as a Member in the firm’s Washington, D.C., office. Zimolzak joins Dykema after practicing at LeClairRyan. Prior to LeClairRyan, she served as the Office Managing Partner of the Dentons LLP Washington, D.C., office...

26 Dykema Attorneys Named to Texas Super Lawyers List
Dykema, September 2019
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that 26 of its attorneys from the firm’s four Texas offices—and from multiple practice areas—were named to the 2019 Texas Super Lawyers list by Texas Super Lawyers Magazine. In March of this year, 13 of the Firm’s attorneys were also included on the 2019 Texas Rising Stars list...

61 Verrill Attorneys Honored as Best Lawyers, 12 as Lawyers of the Year
Verrill, September 2019
United States of America

(September 3, 2019) – More than 60 Verrill attorneys were once again recognized as “Best Lawyers” by Best Lawyers® 2020...

Shoosmiths appointed to inaugural WeWork EMEA legal panel
Shoosmiths LLP, September 2019
England

Shoosmiths will work closely with WeWork, a global space, community and service company and will focus, in particular, in providing legal advice in the following key areas in the UK and Ireland, Employment; Commercial; Corporate; and Health & Safety and Environmental. WeWork is present in 111 cities and 29 countries with over 527,000 members globally and 40% of these being enterprise clients...

DORDA advises "Too Good To Go" on its market entry in Austria
DORDA, September 2019
Austria

The DORDA Digital Industries Group headed by Axel Anderl advised the Danish Tech StartUp Too Good To Go (TGTG) on the launch of its operations in Austria. Too Good To Go offers a sustainable solution against the waste of food...

Ashley Pack Takes Reins in Charleston as Youngest Female Office Managing Partner
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, September 2019
United States of America

Ashley C. Pack has been named the office managing partner of Dinsmore’s Charleston office, making her the firm’s youngest woman in such a role. “This is a huge honor,” Pack said. “I am excited to work with the attorneys and staff here in Charleston, continuing to build on our reputation and service to the community...

Morgan & Morgan is Nominated at the Latin American Energy and Infrastructure Awards
Morgan & Morgan, September 2019
Panama

Morgan & Morgan and 3 lawyers of the firm are nominated in the first edition of the Latin American Energy and Infrastructure Awards, an event organized by the Iberian Legal Group and its publication The Latin American Lawyer, with the aim to recognize the excellence and achievements of professionals in the energy and infrastructure sector in the region...

SMS Latinoamérica Awarded to Join the Pilot Program for the Evaluation of Integrated Reports of the International Integrated Reporting Council based in London
SMS - San Martin, Suarez y Asociados, September 2019
Argentina

SMS Latinoamérica professionals are designated reviewers by the International Integrated Reporting Council...

DATAGROUP Expands its Service Portfolio with IT-Informatik GmbH
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, August 2019
Germany

A team led by Dr. Rainer Herschlein advised DATAGROUP on the acquisition of parts of IT-Informatik GmbH from insolvency. DATAGROUP takes over all shares in Mercoline GmbH and in IT Digitalizacion 4.0 Industrial Internacional S.L., as well as employees and assets of IT-Informatik GmbH...

DMB Dr. Dieter Murmann Beteiligungsgesellschaft mbH Acquires Messring Group
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, August 2019
Germany

A team led by Dr. Stefan Duhnkrack, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised DMB Dr. Dieter Murmann Beteiligungsgesellschaft mbH, Kiel, on the acquisition of Bavarian-based Messring Group. With the August 16 purchase agreement, DMB acquired the crash test technology specialist retroactively as of January 1, 2019...

Munich-Based Electronics Group Katek Acquires bebro electronic and eSystems MTG with Heuking
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, August 2019
Germany

With a team led by M&A Partner Boris Dürr, Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised Primepulse SE and its subsidiary Katek SE on the acquisition of bebro electronic group and eSystems MTG GmbH. The acquisition of bebro and eSystems continues Katek’s expansion as one of Europe’s leading service providers in the electronics sector...

Dinsmore’s Andrew M. Gammill Selected for Leadership Columbus
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, August 2019
United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP is pleased to announce associate Andrew M. Gammill has been named to the 2020 Leadership Columbus class. The 10-month program brings together a group of professionals from across Columbus to develop leadership skills and ideas to benefit the community as a whole...

Dinsmore’s Harrell Re-elected to WVBA Young Lawyers Division
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, August 2019
United States of America

Dinsmore and Shohl LLP’s Raymond L. Harrell Jr. has been elected to serve a second term as chair of the West Virginia Bar Association Young Lawyers Division. The Young Lawyers Division (YLD) was formed to ease new attorneys into the practice of law and the West Virginia legal community...

Christian Gonzalez Elected Executive Officer of Hispanic National Bar Association
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, August 2019
United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP’s Christian Gonzalez has been named vice president of membership of the Hispanic National Bar Association (HNBA). Gonzalez will serve on the organization’s national board of governors. He is also a member of Dinsmore’s Board of Directors, Finance Committee, the Diversity Committee and Co-Chairs the firm’s Recruiting Committee...

Morgan & Morgan Advised Grupo Mercantil in Connection with the Registration of 104,760,961 Common Chares of its Panamanian Holding Mercantil Servicios Financieros Internacional, S.A.
Morgan & Morgan, August 2019
Panama

Morgan & Morgan acted as counsel to Grupo Mercantil in connection with the registration of 104,760,961 common shares of its Panamanian holding Mercantil Servicios Financieros Internacional, S.A. with the Superintendency of Capital Markets of Panama for its negotiation in the secondary market, shares that have been also listed on the Panama Stock Exchange since August 22, 2019...

Paul Volodarsky To Speak at the Upcoming Vietnam Heritage Preservation & Economic Development Event
DFDL, August 2019
Cambodia

DFDL cordially invites you to the upcoming seminar organized by SCE Project Asia: “ Heritage Preservation & Economic Development ” on 11 September 2019 in Ho Chi Minh City.   SCE Project Asia is composed of architects, engineers and specialists who are committed to providing high quality design services, project management, and construction management...

Bhawna Bakshi Discusses Directors Duties under the Myanmar Companies Law
DFDL, August 2019
Cambodia

On 22 August 2019, Bhawna Bakshi (DFDL Myanmar Legal Adviser) participated in the panel discussion of Eurocham Myanmar’s Breakfast Talk: “ Directors Duties under the Myanmar Companies Law 2017 ”, in Yangon...

Yvonne Brady named Best Professional in Business at the Scottish Women's Awards
Shepherd and Wedderburn LLP, August 2019
Scotland

Yvonne Brady, Head of Restructuring and Business Advisory at Shepherd and Wedderburn, was last night named Best Professional in Business at the Scottish Women’s Awards 2019...

DORDA Promotes Three New Senior Associates
DORDA, August 2019
Austria

DORDA strengthens its legal practices in the areas of corporate M&A, banking and capital markets, dispute resolution and insurance litigation by promoting three new senior associates. Clemens Burian (corporate law, capital markets law, takeover law) and Alexander Karl (commercial & insurance litigation, arbitration) were recently admitted to the bar...

Dinsmore Adds Partner Kelvin M. Lawrence to Tax and Wealth Planning Group
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, August 2019
United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP is pleased to welcome Kelvin M. Lawrence as a partner to the firm’s Columbus office, where he will practice in the tax benefits and wealth planning group. Lawrence joins Dinsmore from Baker & Hostetler LLP...

KSB Provided Legal Assistance to Solitea Group in the Acquisition of the Companies Dotykacka and Smart Software
Kocian Solc Balastik, August 2019
Czech Republic

KSB has provided comprehensive legal advice to the Solitea Group on the acquisition of a stake in the company Dotykacka and the acquisition of Smart Software, operating the Markeeta brand. The legal advice consisted mainly in the preparation and negotiation of acquisition contracts...

KŠB Advises Karlovarské minerální vody on Acquisition of Largest Serbian Mineral Water Producer
Kocian Solc Balastik, August 2019
Czech Republic

KŠB’s team led by partners Dagmar Dubecká and Martin Krejčí with associates Ivo Průša and Jana Guričová advised Karlovarské minerální vody Group (KMV), which, in a joint venture with PepsiCo, acquired Knjaz Miloš – the largest Serbian mineral water and non-alcoholic beverage producer...

Morgan & Morgan Advised Cirsa Enterprises S.L.U. in Connection with the Offering of Senior Secured Notes for an Amount of Up To €490,000,000
Morgan & Morgan, August 2019
Panama

Panama, August 26, 2019. Morgan & Morgan acted as counsel to Cirsa Enterprises S.L.U. in connection with the offering of €490,000,000 senior secured notes due 2025 with a floating interest rate of three-month EURIBOR (subject to a 0% floor) plus 362.5 basis points per year, reset quarterly, issued by Cirsa Finance International S.à.r.l., and to be guaranteed by the Cirsa Enterprises S.L.U...

Vansok Khem Participates in Funds Establishment Workshop
DFDL, August 2019
Cambodia

Last month, the Securities Exchange Commission of Cambodia and the CFA Institute organized a workshop on how to establish funds in Cambodia. The morning event centered on funds regulation in Cambodia, governance and current opportunities in this area...

Deborah Williamson Chosen For San Antonio Business Journal’s Lifetime Achievement Award for Its 2019 Outstanding Lawyers Awards Ceremony
Dykema, August 2019
Texas, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, is proud to announce that in addition to being selected by the San Antonio Business Journal as a 2019 Outstanding Lawyers Awards recipient, the publication has chosen Dykema’s Deborah Williamson as its annual Lifetime Achievement Award recipient...

 

 


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