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W. Alan Wilk Appointed Leader of Dykema’s Government Policy & Practice Group
Dykema, April 2021
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that Lansing-based Member W. Alan Wilk has been appointed as Practice Group Leader of the firm’s Government Policy & Practice Group. Wilk steps into this leadership position already serving as Leader of Dykema’s Political Compliance Team and Co-Leader of the firm’s Public Retirement Team...

2021 JD Supra Readers' Choice Awards
Verrill, March 2021
Maine, United States of America

JD Supra, a daily source of legal intelligence on a variety of topics, recognized law firms and top authors for their thought leadership in key topics in its 2021 JD Supra Readers' Choice Awards. Verrill was recognized as a firm, as well as our corporate law attorney Greg Fryer in the topic Finance & Banking. Greg's top read article was

Bradley Awards 2021 Diversity Scholarships to Law Students From The George Washington University and Mississippi College
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, March 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that the firm has awarded its 2021 Diversity Scholarships to law students Gillian Mak from The George Washington University Law School and Jaime Weida from Mississippi College School of Law...

Four Bradley Attorneys Recognized by JD Supra in 2021 Readers' Choice Awards
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, March 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley attorneys Aron Beezley, Aman Kahlon, Whitt Steineker and Jonathan Wohlwend were recognized by JD Supra in its 2021 Readers’ Choice Awards, which identify top authors and firms for their thought leadership in key topics during 2020...

NNDKP Acts as Romanian Local Counsel in Connection with CTP's Listing on Euronext
Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen, March 2021
Romania

Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen (NNDKP) was part of an international team of lawyers that assisted CTP in connection with its Initial Public Offering (IPO) on the Euronext stock exchange in Amsterdam. NNDKP proudly acted as local counsel advising on Romanian law aspects on the project...

Behrens AG Set to Conclude Successful Reorganization: All Jobs to be Retained
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, March 2021
Germany

With a team from several offices led by partners Dr. Johan Schneider and Dr. Thorsten Kuthe, Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised internationally operating Joh. Friedrich Behrens AG on the sale of its business operations in an asset deal together with a share deal for numerous foreign subsidiaries...

Heuking Advises Russmedia Equity Partners on Acquisition of Stake in ICONY
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, March 2021
Germany

Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek and a team led by Alexander Weber legally advised Russmedia Equity Partners on the acquisition of a stake in white label dating provider ICONY GmbH. ICONY GmbH operates the ICONY network, which gives companies the opportunity to offer dating or matchmaking services under their own brand and/or domain. Numerous media companies and domains are using this network...

3 Dinsmore Attorneys Named California Super Lawyers
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, March 2021
Kentucky, United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl is pleased to announce three of its attorneys have been named to the California Super Lawyers list for 2021...

Buchalter Attorneys Named 2021 Top Lawyers by Sacramento Magazine
Buchalter, March 2021
California, United States of America

Buchalter is pleased to announce that nine attorneys from the firm's Sacramento office have been named 2021 Top Lawyers by Sacramento Magazine. These attorneys have gained a high level of peer recognition and professional achievement in their respective fields of law...

Recruitment: Chinese Speaking Lawyers
Kudun and Partners, March 2021
Thailand

Founded in 2015, Kudun and Partners is a modern and forward-thinking law firm with a vision for a more client-focused way of practicing...

Bradley Attorney Kyle Robisch Quoted in Daily Business Review on COVID-19 Liability Shields in Florida
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, March 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley attorney Kyle Robisch was quoted in the Daily Business Review on how attorneys in Florida should prepare for the forthcoming COVID-19 liability shields. Businesses and health care providers reportedly fear being sued for what they've done — or haven't done — during the coronavirus pandemic...

Asters is the first Ukrainian law firm to launch a Nordic Desk
Asters, March 2021
Ukraine

As part of its strategic expansion, Asters is announcing the launch of its Nordic Desk. The desk unites Asters lawyers offering legal advice in Scandinavian languages, adapted to Nordic business culture, and with an understanding of the Nordic jurisdictions' legal systems. Asters' Nordic Desk is led by Damien Magrou, who is Norwegian and received his qualification from the University of Bergen...

Meredith Montrose Joins Dinsmore’s San Diego Office
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, March 2021
Kentucky, United States of America

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP has welcomed associate Meredith Montrose to the firm’s San Diego office. She will practice with Dinsmore’s national litigation and insurance defense groups.  "I am excited to have someone of Meredith's caliber join the firm,” said San Diego Office Managing Partner Joe Leventhal...

Hanson Bridgett Partner, Kathryn Doi, Reappointed to California New Motor Vehicle Board
Hanson Bridgett LLP, March 2021
California, United States of America

March 29, 2021 (San Francisco, CA) – In an announcement released Tuesday, March 23; Governor Newsom reappointed Hanson Bridgett Partner, Kathryn Doi, to serve on the California New Motor Vehic

Five Bradley Attorneys Named to Nashville Post's 2021 In Charge List
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, March 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Five Bradley partners were named to the Nashville Post's 2021 In Charge list. The annual list recognizes the top business, political and civic leaders from all corners of the Middle Tennessee landscape...

World Services Group Honors Members Selected for the IFLR Asia-Pacific Awards 2021
World Services Group, March 2021
United States of America

World Services Group (WSG) is honored to recognize member winners of the IFLR Asia-Pacific Awards 2021. These awards celebrate the region’s most legally innovative work of 2020 and the teams and individuals behind it...

Martin Desautels Speaks at Vietnam Market Overview Conference
DFDL, March 2021
Cambodia

On 22 March 2021, the Toronto Region Board of Trade, the Canadian ASEAN Business Council (“CABC”), Trade Commissioner Service and the Canadian Chamber of Commerce in Vietnam organized a live conference “Vietnam Market Overview” in relation to Smart City...

Patterson Belknap Secures $43 Million Settlement in Fraud Suit on Behalf of Medical Device Manufacturer
Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP, March 2021
United States of America

In February, the Firm secured a settlement for our client, a multinational biotech company, in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Alabama. The suit accused the defendant, a group of pharmacies in Alabama, Mississippi, and Arkansas, of selling consumers thousands of boxes of our client’s blood glucose test strips that were not intended for retail sale...

Shahwar Nizam Gives Crucial Insights on Bangladesh Renewable Power Purchase Agreements
DFDL, March 2021
Cambodia

On 23 March 2021, our Partner and Bangladesh Managing Director, Shahwar Nizam, participated in the Power Week Asia workshop on Renewable Power Purchase Agreements (“PPAs”) as a speaker where he expounded upon the current renewable PPA investment framework in Bangladesh...

DFDL Provides SLP & GLP with a Special Training Seminar on Vietnam Due Diligence
DFDL, March 2021
Cambodia

On 19 March 2021, DFDL was pleased to hold a training session for SLP & GLP with a focus on due diligence and land use rights in Vietnam. Huynh Dai Thang (Partner, Head of the Hanoi Office),

Kochhar & Co Represented GAIL India on INR 2 Billion Transaction
Kochhar & Co. Advocates & Legal Consultants, March 2021
India

Kochhar & Co. is delighted to announce that we represented GAIL India (a preeminent public sector undertaking owned by the Government of India) on a INR 2 billion financing for part funding the capital expenditure of the Company including on-going & new gas pipeline projects. The transaction also included refinancing of an existing facility provided by State Bank of India (SBI) to GAIL...

NNDKP assists BCR in the EUR 36 million transaction regarding the transfer of ownership over Bucharest Financial Plaza to Immofinanz
Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen, March 2021
Romania

Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen (NNDKP) provided legal assistance to Banca Comercială Română (BCR) in relation to the transfer of ownership over the Bucharest Financial Plaza building, the former headquarters of the bank, located on Victoriei Avenue (Calea Victoriei), to Immofinanz, one of the most important real estate groups active in Central and Eastern Europe...

Springboard Secures Cross-Border Trade Sale for UK Leading Rubber Manufacturer
Springboard Corporate Finance, March 2021
England

Springboard Corporate Finance is delighted to announce that it has advised the shareholders of Alanto on the cross-border sale of the business to Canadian competitor Jacobs & Thompson Inc (‘J&T’). Alanto is one of the UK’s largest foam and rubber converter and manufacturer and is based in Walsall, West Midlands...

Plesner Advises the LEO Foundation and LEO Pharma in Connection with €450 Million Investment
Plesner, March 2021
Denmark

Accura advised Nordic Capital, while Plesner has advised the LEO Foundation and LEO Pharma in connection with the investment. The private equity investor Nordic Capital invested EUR 450m in LEO Pharma. Nordic Capital becomes an active minority owner and will partner with LEO Pharma’s majority owner the LEO Foundation. LEO Pharma is a global leader in medical dermatology...

Veirano Advogados advised Voe Tranquilo on BRL 2.8 Million Financing Round
Veirano Advogados, March 2021
Brazil

Veirano Advogados advised Voe Tranquilo on Voe Tranquilo’s BRL 2.8 Million Financing Round. Voe Tranquilo, founded in December 2018, is a company specialized in helping consumers who have problems with air transportation. The company believes in consumer empowerment combined with technology to reduce the bureaucracy of problem solving. Voe Tranquilo has raised BRL 2...

Our Statement Regarding Recent Anti-Asian Hate
Hanson Bridgett LLP, March 2021
California, United States of America

March 26, 2021 (San Francisco, CA) – The recent hate crimes and incidents of violence against members of the Asian-American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) community are appalling and abhorrent, including most tragically the Asian women murdered in the Atlanta spa shootings: Soon Chung Park, Hyun Jung Grant, Suncha Kim, Yong Ae Yue, Delaina Ashley Yaun, Xiaojie Tan,

Mary-Christine “M. C.” Sungaila Quoted in Law360
Buchalter, March 2021
California, United States of America

"Big Auto's High Court Jurisdictional Workaround Rebuffed" Law360 By: Linda Chiem "'In some way it's not unexpected, but the separate opinions by Justices Alito and Gorsuch point out [there's] more food for thought about what the court is doing, so I think there's layers to it,' M.C. Sungaila, who heads Buchalter PC's appellate practice group, told Law360...

Mary-Christine “M. C.” Sungaila Quoted in Law.com Supreme Court Brief
Buchalter, March 2021
California, United States of America

"March Calendar: See Who's Arguing | When a 'Friend' Supports Neither Party | New Press for Cameras in the Court | SCOTUS Headlines" Law.com By: Marcia Coyle “'COVID has accelerated the use of technology in the courts. This has impacted the highest court in the land as well, with real-time audio of oral arguments...

DORDA Supports EXETER Property Group in the Sale of a Last-Mile Logistics Facility in Vienna
DORDA, March 2021
Austria

Led by DORDA Real-Estate Practice Group Partner, Stefan Artner, DORDA provided legal support for the sale of a logistics centre in Vienna's largest industrial and commercial area, some 10 km from the city centre...

Shoosmiths awarded Platinum Investors in People
Shoosmiths LLP, March 2021
England

UK law firm Shoosmiths has been awarded the highly prestigious Investors In People Platinum accreditation, following on from becoming the first Top 50 law firm to achieve Gold status in 2011. This elite accolade puts Shoosmiths in the top 2% of the tens of thousands of companies assessed throughout Investors in People’s history...

Brigard Urrutia's Innovation System Wins Seal of Good Practices in Innovation Awarded by the CCB and Icontec
Brigard Urrutia, March 2021
Colombia

EUREKA, Brigard Urrutia's innovation system, has been awarded with the Seal of Good Practices in Innovation by the Bogotá Chamber of Commerce and Icontec...

Thailand’s Personal Data Protection Act – Appointment of Data Protection Officer
DFDL, March 2021
Cambodia

Episode 2 – Appointment of Data Protection Officer Watch this brief, concise and easy-to-follow 3 minutes video to understand more about the appointment and roles of the Data Protection Officer (“DPO”), and why such position within an organization becomes increasingly important with the upcoming enforcement of Thai

Alexis Schostak Recognized as “All Star Advisor of the Year” by ACG Detroit
Dykema, March 2021
Michigan, United States of America

Dykema is proud to announce that Alexis Schostak, Bloomfield-Hills based member and Assistant Practice Group Leader of the firm’s Corporate Finance Practice Group, was recently honored as “All Star Advisor of the Year” by the Association for Corporate Growth (ACG) Detroit for its 6th Annual M&A All Star Awards. ACG Detroit hopes to host an in-person award celebration sometime later this year...

Seven Dykema Attorneys Named as 2021 Texas Rising Stars by Super Lawyers
Dykema, March 2021
Texas, United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that seven of its Texas-based attorneys have been named 2021 Rising Stars by Super Lawyers Magazine. Additionally, Alison Ashmore was recognized on the “Up-and-Coming 100: 2021 Texas Rising Stars List," as well as the “Up-and-Coming 50: 2021 Women Texas Rising Stars List...

Mamo TCV confirmed as one of Malta’s Leading Law Firms by Chambers Europe
Mamo TCV Advocates, March 2021
Malta

Mamo TCV was again recognized as one of Malta's top law firms in the 2021 guide for Europe published by the international legal directory, Chambers and Partners...

Hanson Bridgett Prevails in Multi-Million Dollar Zoom Arbitration
Hanson Bridgett LLP, March 2021
California, United States of America

March 23, 2021 (San Francisco, CA) – Hanson Bridgett LLP, a preeminent California law firm providing quality legal services throughout the state and nationwide, secured a virtual victory for one of their technology clients...

Shoosmiths Advises Matillion on $100m Series D Funding Round
Shoosmiths LLP, March 2021
England

LEADING VC specialists at UK law firm Shoosmiths have advised cloud data integration platform Matillion on its $100m Series D funding round. The round was led by Lightspeed Venture Partners, with participation from existing investors Battery Ventures, Sapphire Ventures and Scale Venture Partners, as well as venture debt financing from Silicon Valley Bank’s U.K. branch...

Buchalter Welcomes Tax & Estate Planning Shareholder in Portland
Buchalter, March 2021
California, United States of America

March 23, 2021- Buchalter is pleased to announce the arrival of new Shareholder William J. (“Bill”) Keeler, Jr. Keeler joins in Portland as the newest addition to the Firm’s growing Tax & Estate Planning Practice Group...

Bradley Partner Sky Woodward Appointed to Maryland State Board of Elections
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, March 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that T. Sky Woodward has been appointed by Governor Lawrence J. Hogan, Jr. to the Maryland State Board of Elections...

Six Bradley Attorneys Named 2021 Texas Rising Stars
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, March 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that six attorneys across the firm’s Dallas and Houston offices have been named by Super Lawyers as Texas Rising Stars for 2021 for their work in a wide range of practice areas...

Seven Bradley Attorneys Elected as American Bar Foundation Fellows
Bradley Arant Boult Cummings LLP, March 2021
Alabama, United States of America

[!Bradley is pleased to announce that seven of the firm’s partners have been elected as Fellows of the American Bar Foundation (ABF). T. Michael Brown, William C. Byrd,

Grace Yeoh named as One of the “ALB Asia's Top 15 M&A Lawyers"
Shearn Delamore & Co., March 2021
Malaysia

Dear valued clients, colleagues and friends, We are pleased to announce that our partner, Grace Yeoh, has been named as one of the ALB Asia's Top 15 M&A Lawyers by the Asian Legal Business (ALB) 2021 for her expertise and wealth of experience in Corporate/M&A. Winners were selected based on significant M&A deals, awards, client and peer feedback...

KSB Advises Heureka Group on Acquisition of Dataweps
Kocian Solc Balastik, March 2021
Czech Republic

KSB’s team, led by partner Petr Kasík and lawyer Jakub Porod, advised Heureka Group in the acquisition of a 100% stake in Dataweps, a Brno-based technology company engaged in product data analytics and e-shop automation. KSB’s primary role was to conduct due diligence and negotiate the acquisition agreements...

Hunton Andrews Kurth Advises Underwriters in Connection with WEC Energy Group, Inc.’s $600 Million Senior Notes Offering
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP, March 2021
United States of America

Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP represented the underwriters in connection with an SEC-registered offering by WEC Energy Group, Inc. (WEC) of $600 million aggregate principal amount of 0.80% Senior Notes due March 15, 2024. The transaction closed on March 19, 2021...

Mitsubishi Corporation Group sells a minority interest in CAP
Carey, March 2021
Chile

Chilean investor eyes controlling stake in CAP after Mitsubishi sale Emily Darby Claro & Cía has helped Chilean asset management company Invercap acquire a minority interest in local iron ore producer CAP from Japanese conglomerate Mitsubishi for US$108 million. Mitsubishi enlisted Carey to help reduce its minority stake in the mining group...

Chrysostomides top ranked by Chambers Europe 2021
Chrysostomides Advocates and Legal Consultants, March 2021
Cyprus

We are delighted and proud to announce that our firm has been top ranked in Cyprus for General Business Law by Chambers and Partners in the newly released Chambers Europe 2021 Guide. Congratulations to our co-managing partners Chryso Pitsilli-Dekatris and George Mountis, who are listed among the country’s leading lawyers for General Business Law and Dispute Resolution, respectively...

ENSafrica Sustains Growth with Expansion of Executive Team
ENSafrica, March 2021
South Africa

ENSafrica is pleased to announce that the following practitioners in Ghana, Mauritius and South Africa have been promoted to Executive, bolstering our service offerings in these practice areas and jurisdictions: • Jacqui Kaufmann Shipping and Logistics CPT • Joseph Konadu Dispute Resolution ACC • Kathleen Taylor Banking and Finance CPT • Noma Modise Project Development and Proj

Springboard Secures Partnership for Fast Growth UK Cycling Brand
Springboard Corporate Finance, March 2021
England

Springboard is delighted to announce that it has advised on an exciting strategic partnership between Warwickshire based Hiplok and uvex group of Germany. The partnership combines uvex’s history of class-leading protective gear with Hiplok’s innovation in the cycle security market...

Chambers Europe 2021: Simonsen Vogt Wiig on top within Shipping and Technology, Media,Telecoms (TMT) in Norway
Simonsen Vogt Wiig AS, March 2021
Norway

This year we also have three new individual lawyer rankings; Yannis Litinas (Shipping: Corporate/C

23 Asters lawyers distinguished by Chambers Europe 2021
Asters, March 2021
Ukraine

Chambers Europe, an influential annual review of the European legal market, recognizes in its 2021 guide 23 Asters' lawyers – the largest number in a single Ukrainian law firm. Asters is the only Ukrainian law firm recognized by the research in all surveyed practices...

 

 


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