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Rob Couch Featured in Law360 on Return to Bradley
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, December 2020
United States of America

[!Bradley attorney Rob Couch was featured in Law360 on his return to the firm after a year-long stint with the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). Mr. Couch served as the federal financial monitor for Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands at HUD...

Heuking Starting Next Year with Two New Equity Partners from Its Own Ranks
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, December 2020
Germany

Effective January 1, 2021, Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek will admit two Salaried Partners from its own ranks into equity partnership. Nine Senior Associates will become Salaried Partners...

AXA Investment Managers Acquires Logistik-Center Berlin-Süd with Heuking
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, December 2020
Germany

A team led by Dr. Peter Zimmermann, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek in Düsseldorf, advised AXA Investment Managers on the acquisition of Logistik-Center Berlin-Süd in Königs Wusterhausen on behalf of a fund. The logistics center was developed and sold by ECE. The transaction is scheduled to close in early 2021. The logistics center was completed in fall 2020...

Beccar Varela recognized as “Band 1” in Fintech by Chambers and Partners.
Beccar Varela, December 2020
Argentina

Beccar Varela’s Fintech Department was recognized as “Band 1” in the latest edition of the prestigious global ranking Chambers FinTech. According to the publication, clients point out not only the team’s strength in regulatory and legal structuring matters but also the great collaboration they provide them with to find and liaise with potential partners in this growing market...

Bradley Partner Travis Lloyd Quoted in MedPage Today on HHS' Good Guidance Practices Rule
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, December 2020
United States of America

[!Bradley attorney Travis Lloyd was quoted in MedPage Today on the recent rule finalized by the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) regarding good guidance practices...

Rob Couch Rejoins Bradley's Banking and Financial Services Practice Group
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, December 2020
United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that Robert M. Couch has rejoined the firm’s Banking and Financial Services Practice Group following a year-long tenure serving as the Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) Federal Financial Monitor for Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands...

Top Law Firm Named National Leader for Gender Diversity and Inclusion
MinterEllisonRuddWatts, December 2020
New Zealand

MinterEllisonRuddWatts’ leadership towards greater gender diversity and gender initiatives in the legal profession was again recognised at the Euromoney Legal Media Group Asia Women in Business Law Awards 2020, with the firm taking out the award for New Zealand Firm of the Year for Gender Diversity for the fourth year in a row...

Verrill Welcomes Tom Wilkeson to Firm’s Business Law Group
Verrill, December 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

(December 14, 2020)– Verrill is pleased to welcome attorney Tom Wilkeson to the firm as a member of the Business Law Group, resident in the firm’s Westport, Connecticut office...

Bradley Attorneys Wayne Drinkwater and Laura Washburn Named 2020 BTI Client Service All-Stars
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, December 2020
United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that W. Wayne Drinkwater and Laura P. Washburn have been named 2020 BTI Client Service All-Stars for delivering superior client service...

Leading Law Firm Recognised for Exceptional Deal Making at New Zealand Law Awards
MinterEllisonRuddWatts, December 2020
New Zealand

Top law firm, MinterEllisonRuddWatts, was awarded excellence awards for Large Law Firm of the Year and Employer of Choice at the New Zealand Law Awards 2020 last night...

PLMJ Advises EuroBic on EUR 1.2 Billion Securitisation
PLMJ, December 2020
Portugal

PLMJ advised EuroBic on the sale of a portfolio of around €1.2 billion of residential mortgage credit, the bank's first Residential Mortgage Backed Securities (RMBS) securitisation. The PLMJ team that advised on this securitisation was led by Gonçalo dos Reis Martins, a partner from the Capital Markets and Banking and Finance practices...

NNDKP Assists OPEL (Groupe PSA) in the Transfer of its Romanian Business to Trust Motors
Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen, December 2020
Romania

Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen (NNDKP) provided legal and tax assistance to Opel (Groupe PSA) in relation to the transfer of its Romanian business to Trust Motors, an independent importer for Peugeot, Citroen and DS brands. Following the completion of the transaction, the entire activity of Opel in Romania and its local team will be integrated into Trust Motors...

Bradley Partner Bruce Ely Quoted in Birmingham Business Journal on How Remote Work is Affecting Occupational Taxes in Birmingham
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, December 2020
United States of America

[!Bradley attorney Bruce Ely was quoted in the Birmingham Business Journal on how remote work affects occupational taxes in Birmingham and other cities. The coronavirus pandemic has caused many Birmingham employees to spend the bulk of 2020 working from home...

Dinsmore Serves as Bond Counsel for Bond Buyer Health Care Financing 2020 Deal of the Year
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, December 2020
United States of America

We are proud to announce The Bond Buyer has awarded a Dinsmore health care financing as its 2020 Deal of the Year in the Health Care Financing category. The awarded deal was the $1...

2021 Maine Diversity Summer Associate Program Expands to Include Additional Law Firms and Corporate Partners
Verrill, December 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

(December 9, 2020) – Following a highly successful inaugural year, the three founding law firms of the Maine D1L Diversity Summer Associate program and the University of Maine School of Law welcome all of the new participating law firms and organizations for 2021. Program founders

Stefan Erhag at Delphi Talks New Legal Market Conditions During the Pandemic in Dagens Jurdik
World Services Group, December 2020
United States of America

"Why the Legal Profession Lags Behind with Gender Equality"Last autumn, Stefan Erhag made a comeback in the role of managing partner for Delphi in Stockholm. He had previously held the same position during the period 2008 to 2016...

Dinsmore & Shohl Attorneys Top 2021 Kentucky Super Lawyers Lists
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, December 2020
United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl is pleased to announce 41 of its attorneys have been named to the Kentucky Super Lawyers and Rising Stars lists for 2021...

44 Dinsmore Attorneys Named Ohio Super Lawyers and Rising Stars
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, December 2020
United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl is pleased to announce 44 of its attorneys have been named to the Ohio Super Lawyers list and Rising Stars lists for 2021. Of the total, 36 are repeat winner from previous years...

Bradley Partner Michael Thomason Named Among M&A Advisor's 2020 Emerging Leaders
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, December 2020
United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that Birmingham partner Michael A. Thomason Jr. has been selected as one of The M&A Advisor’s 2020 Emerging Leaders...

Bradley Partner Travis Lloyd Quoted in Modern Healthcare on Xavier Becerra’s Nomination to Lead HHS Under Biden
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, December 2020
United States of America

[!Bradley attorney Travis Lloyd was quoted in Modern Healthcare on the nomination of Xavier Becerra to lead the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the role that HHS may play in healthcare consolidation under Biden's administration...

Eight Bradley Attorneys Named to Lawdragon 500 Leading U.S. Corporate Employment Lawyers
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, December 2020
United States of America

[!Eight Bradley partners were named to the 13th annual edition of Lawdragon 500 Leading U.S. Corporate Employment Lawyers...

Mary-Christine “M.C.” Sungaila Quoted in Bloomberg Law
Buchalter, December 2020
United States of America

Bloomberg Law "Jewish-Owned Art Sold in Nazi Era at Center of SCOTUS Case (2)" By: Kimberly Robinson "There’s a real tension for the justices in this case, said M.C. Sungaila, who filed a similar case last year that the justices refused to consider...

Introducing the Website for Drew Network Asia (DNA), a Regional Legal Network formed by Drew & Napier, Makarim & Taira S. and Shearn Delamore & Co.
Shearn Delamore & Co., December 2020
Malaysia

Dear Clients and Friends, In March this year we had the pleasure of introducing Drew Network Asia (DNA), a blue-chip regional network formed by three prominent South East Asian law firms, Shearn Delamore & Co. from Malaysia, Drew & Napier from Singapore and Makarim & Taira S. from Indonesia...

7C Solarparken AG Successfully Places Capital Increase with Heuking
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, December 2020
Germany

A team led by Dr. Thorsten Kuthe, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised 7C Solarparken AG on a capital increase of about EUR 12.9 million. In a private placement, 3,235,644 new shares were placed with institutional investors in Germany and other European countries at a price of EUR 4.00 per share. The new shares are entitled to dividends from January 1, 2020...

Three Bradley Attorneys Recognized in 2021 Edition of Who's Who Legal: Life Sciences
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, December 2020
United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that partners Lindsey C. Boney IV, Tripp Haston and Lela M...

Hanson Bridgett Advises Project Cannabis on $69 Million Sale to Columbia Care
Hanson Bridgett LLP, December 2020
United States of America

Hanson Bridgett is pleased to announce that Los Angeles-based client Project Cannabis has been acquired by Columbia Care, one of the world’s largest and most experienced cultivators, manufacturers, and providers of medical and adult-use cannabis products, and related services...

Hanson Bridgett Advises Project Cannabis on $69 Million Sale to Columbia Care
Hanson Bridgett LLP, December 2020
California, United States of Ame

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DFDL Lawyers Feature Among Thailand’s Top 100 Lawyers Rankings in 2020
DFDL, December 2020
Cambodia

Booming Logistics Sector – DORDA Supports Logistics Real Estate Developer DLH in Two Major Projects in the Vienna Airport Region
DORDA, December 2020
Austria

DORDA's real estate team supports DLH Real Estate Austria in two major logistics projects in the Vienna airport region: the sale of a part of the "Industrial Campus Vienna East" to Deka Immobilien and the purchase of 30,000 sqm of space as the starting signal for further logistics development...

DORDA Successfully Obtains an Order for the Enforcement of an ICSID Award in Favour of Italian Investors Against the Republic of Albania in Austria
DORDA, December 2020
Austria

This July, DORDA initiated enforcement proceedings against Albanian assets in Austria. This was preceded by an ICSID (International Centre for Settlement of Investment Disputes) arbitration, which Italian investors commenced against Albania following the expropriation of investments in Albania's hydropower, wind energy and media industries...

Beccar Varela Advises FCA Compañía Financiera on Class XVIII Notes Issuance
Beccar Varela, December 2020
Argentina

Buenos Aires, December 3, 2020. Beccar Varela advised FCA Compañía Financiera S.A. on Class XVIII notes issuance, worth UVAs16.534.391, equivalent to AR$999,999,968 at the initial UVA value, carried out under the company’s Frequent Issuer Prospectus Registration No...

World Services Group Sponsored GC Magazine Survey Results Show General Counsel Leaders in Asia Pacific are Positive About Disruptive Technology in the Legal Sector
World Services Group, December 2020
United States of America

World Services Group in partnership with GC Magazine, presents GC: In-House Technology in Asia, a special edition featuring in-depth interviews with recognized general counsel and business leaders from the Asia Pacific region...

Beccar Varela Advises Banco Galicia on Class VIII Notes Issuance
Beccar Varela, December 2020
Argentina

Beccar Varela advised Banco de Galicia y Buenos Aires S.A.U. on Class VIII notes issuance, worth AR$1.589.722.222, in accordance with the company’s Prospectus for the issuance in tranches for a maximum nominal value of up to US$ 2.100.000.000 (US dollars two thousand one hundred million), under the Frecuent Issuer Regime. In this issuance, Banco Galicia acted as issuer and placement agent...

Dykema’s Growing Bankruptcy Practice Adds Basil A. Umari and Nicholas Zugaro
Dykema, December 2020
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, today announced the addition of Basil A. Umari and Nicholas Zugaro as senior counsel to the firm’s Bankruptcy Practice Group in Texas. Both attorneys join Dykema from the boutique law firm they co-founded, Umari Zugaro, PLLC. Additionally, Dykema expects to expand its Bankruptcy Practice Group by adding more talent in the near future...

Asters is Ukraine Law Firm of the Year by The Lawyer European Awards 2020
Asters, December 2020
Ukraine

Asters is awarded 2020 Law Firm of the Year: Ukraine by The Lawyer, a leading British magazine and news portal covering the legal market. Due to the pandemic the results of The Lawyer European Awards 2020 were announced online on 1 December 2020...

New Name and New Corporate Identity for Gianni & Origoni
Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners, December 2020
Italy

Rome, December 1, 2020 – International law firm Gianni, Origoni, Grippo, Cappelli & Partners is pleased to announce the change of its name to Gianni & Origoni. Along with the new name, the firm launches a complete rebranding which includes a new logo, a new corporate identity, and a revamp of its website...

Insolvency Proceedings Terminated: Esprit Regains Control Over European Business
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, December 2020
Germany

On November 30, 2020, the Düsseldorf Insolvency Court issued resolutions terminating the insolvency proceedings of six German subsidiaries of the Esprit Group. As a result, Esprit Holdings Limited, listed on the Hong Kong stock exchange, remains the sole shareholder of these subsidiaries that account for the key part of Esprit Group’s business operations. A team led by Dr...

QIL+4 Abogados Assisted in Adjudication of Phase I of The Aerometro Project – The Cableway That Will Connect the Municipalities of Guatemala and Mixco
QIL+4 ABOGADOS, December 2020
Guatemala

On November 17, 2020, the Municipality of Guatemala awarded, for a 25-year term, the concession of the phase I of the Aerometro Project to the joint and several group conformed by Cablevía de Guatemala, Sociedad Anónima, Desarrollos Residenciales Victoria, Sociedad Anónima, Desarrollos Torino, Sociedad Anónima, and Doppelmayr Guatemala, Sociedad Anónima...

134 Bradley Attorneys Named 2020 Mid-South Super Lawyers or Rising Stars
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, December 2020
United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that 134 attorneys across the firm’s offices in Alabama, Mississippi and Tennessee were selected as 2020 Mid-South Super Lawyers or Rising Stars...

David Fruitman Participates in Stakeholder Dialogue on Consumer Protection in Cambodia
DFDL, December 2020
Cambodia

On 27 November 2020, David Fruitman (Regional Competition Counsel & Senior Consultant) participated in a workshop on “Stakeholder Dialogue on Consumer Protection: Towards Collective Consumer Action in Cambodia” at Raffles Hotel Le Royal, in Phnom Penh...

Bradley's Construction Practice Group Named a 2020 'Practice Group Of The Year' by Law360
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, November 2020
United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that the firm’s Construction Practice Group was named among Law360’s 2020 Practice Groups of the Year, one of only five firms in the nation to receive this honor...

Buchalter Represents Transamerica Corporation in $650 Million Dollar Sale of San Francisco’s Transamerica Pyramid Center
Buchalter, November 2020
United States of America

Buchalter attorneys represented Transamerica in the $650 million sale of San Francisco’s Transamerica Pyramid Center, the largest U.S. real estate deal since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. The sale includes the entire Transamerica Pyramid block, and was the first time this entire block traded since the Pyramid was built in 1972...

Mary-Christine “M.C.” Sungaila Quoted in The Recorder
Buchalter, November 2020
United States of America

The Recorder "California Justice Leondra Kruger Sees Spotlight Amid Biden Transition" By: Cheryl Miller "Almost six years ago, then-Gov. Jerry Brown found himself defending his nomination of Leondra Kruger to the California Supreme Court. Critics wanted to know why Brown didn’t pick a practicing California attorney or judge. Why go with a U.S...

Heuking Successfully Assists Award Procedure for the Digital File for the State of Berlin
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, November 2020
Germany

With a team led by Partner Dr. Wolfgang Renner, Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek assisted IT Service Center Berlin in the “Digital File” award procedure...

Growth Fnancing: VR Equitypartner Portfolio Company Acquires SOS Kältetechnik
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, November 2020
Germany

With a team led by Partner Dr. Rainer Herschlein, Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised VR Equitypartner‘s portfolio company Kälte Eckert GmbH on the acquisition of SOS Kältetechnik GmbH based in Königsdorf near Munich. The stake was sold by Alexander Stiegler Iurato, the sole shareholder who will continue to operate as SOS Kältetechnik’s general manager...

NNDKP Assisted a Syndicate of Banks in Providing a Loan in the Amount of Approximately EUR 90 million to Carmistin Group
Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen, November 2020
Romania

NNDKP successfully assisted a syndicate of banks - comprising Banca Comercială Română S.A...

New Zealand’s first primary sector consortium launches
MinterEllisonRuddWatts, November 2020
New Zealand

Trust Alliance New Zealand (TANZ), the country’s first national blockchain consortium focused on the primary sector, launched this week drawing significant media interest. The consortium, that aims to provide a platform for sharing data, uses blockchain to add reliability, security, and transparency to supply chains...

Asters Defends PrivatBank in Dispute Worth Over UAH 7.5 Billion Before Supreme Court
Asters, November 2020
Ukraine

Asters successfully defended PrivatBank CB JSC, the largest bank by asset size in Ukraine, in a dispute worth over UAH 7.5 billion before the Commercial Court of Cassation of the Supreme Court over the legality of the creditor's charging extra fees (in addition to interest on the loan) and recovering such fees at the expense of mortgaged property (the Bukovel Ski Resort)...

Artum Acquires EppsteinFOILS Supported by Heuking
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, November 2020
Germany

A team led by Dr. Hermann Ali Hinderer, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised Swiss industrial group Artum AG on the acquisition of an interest in EppsteinFOILS GmbH & Co. KG from investment firm CornerstoneCapital among others. Jointly with the long-standing general manager Dirk Mälzer, Artum intends to continue EppsteinFOILS GmbH & Co...

Dykema Proudly Handling More Jim Crow Juries Project Cases for The Promise of Justice Initiative Than Any Other Pro Bono Partner
Dykema, November 2020
Michigan, United States of America

Starting in January 2020, Dykema, a leading national law firm, became involved with The Promise of Justice Initiative’s (PJI) Jim Crow Juries Project aimed at combatting systemic racism...

 

 


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