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Morgan & Morgan advised Marsh Semusa and its shareholders in the execution of a call option of shares of the company
Morgan & Morgan, February 2020
Panama

Panama, January 30, 2020. Morgan & Morgan advised Marsh Semusa and its shareholders in the execution of a call option of shares of the company. Majority shareholders exercised a call option to acquire from the minority shareholders the remaining shares of Marsh Semusa. Marsh Semusa is a risk consulting and insurance broker in Panama...

WSG Congratulates Member Winners of the Global IP Awards 2020
World Services Group, February 2020
United States of America

World Services Group is honored to spotlight member winners of The Global IP 2020 Awards, presented by World Trademark Review (WTR) and IAM...

Consortium Legal awarded at the Client Choice Awards
Consortium Legal - El Salvador, February 2020
El Salvador

On February 6, 2020, the winners of the 2020 Client Choice Awards were announced. Our Senior Associate, Sofia Escriba, had the honor of participating in the awards ceremony held in London, England. Sofia was recognized for her excellent customer service and the quality of service she provides to her clients. Our partners Álvaro Castellanos and Oscar Samour were also recognized with this award...

Dinsmore’s Tarah K. Rémy Voted to Kentucky Symphony Orchestra Board of Directors
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, February 2020
Kentucky, United States of Ame

Dinsmore & Shohl intellectual property associate Tarah K. Rémy has been voted onto the Kentucky Symphony Orchestra Board of Directors. Rémy will serve a three-year term. “I am honored and humbled to join the KSO Board. The orchestra is an important part of our community as well as my personal life...

Westport's Move Mentioned by Westfair Online
Verrill, February 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

In early February of 2020, our Westport, Connecticut office relocated to 355 Riverside Avenue. The move received attention from Westfair Online and mentioned our focus on future and function...

ILG acquires local neighborhood shopping center in Straubing with Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, February 2020
Germany

ILG acquired a neighborhood shopping center in Straubing on behalf of an institutional fund from SRILA Projekt GmbH with main shareholders VR-Bank Rottal-Inn eG and RMI Immobilien. A team led by Klaus Weinand-Härer and Dr. Frank Baßler, both Partners at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised ILG group on the acquisition. The parties agreed not to disclose the sales price...

Springboard Advise AWS Electronics Group on the Sale to Incap Corporation
Springboard Corporate Finance, February 2020
England

Springboard Corporate Finance is pleased to announce that it has advised the shareholders of AWS Electronics Group on the sale to Incap Corporation, a company headquartered in Finland and quoted on the Nasdaq Helsinki Stock Exchange...

Dragan Karanovic Appointed as the New Managing Partner
Karanovic & Partners, February 2020
Serbia

Karanovic & Partners is pleased to announce the appointment of Dragan Karanovic as the new managing partner of the firm. Founding partner of the firm takes over the leading position from Rastko Petaković who served as managing partner for the past 3 years. Dragan will be assisted and supported by senior partner Darko Jovanović while performing managing partner duties ...

Verrill’s New Connecticut Office Focuses on Future and Function
Verrill, February 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

(February 4, 2020) – Verrill is pleased to announce its new Connecticut location, at 355 Riverside Avenue, Westport, which offers more space for collaboration and client meetings, while remaining centrally located in the southwest Connecticut corridor...

Dinsmore’s James Reid Joins S.H.a.R.E. Network to Help Combat Distracted Driving
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, February 2020
Kentucky, United States of Ame

James Reid, the newest partner in the Detroit office of Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, has joined the S.H.a.R.E. Network as a founding member. S.H.a.R.E...

Morgan & Morgan Advised MMG Bank Corporation in Connection with the First Ever Financing Granted to a Fintech Company in Panama
Morgan & Morgan, February 2020
Panama

Morgan & Morgan advised MMG Bank Corporation as collateral trustee of a credit facility granted by Glide Master Fund SPC Ltd. to Adelantos Capital Corp. Adelantos Capital Corp...

Kochhar & Co. Announces that Rajarshi Chakrabarti has Re-joined the Firm as Senior Partner and Resident Head of the Mumbai Office
Kochhar & Co. Advocates & Legal Consultants, February 2020
India

Kochhar & Co. (the Firm) is pleased to announce that Rajarshi Chakrabarti has recently re-joined the Firm as Senior Partner and Resident Head of the Mumbai office. Prior to re-joining the Firm, Raj was one of the founding members of Lumen Partners, an independent corporate law firm in Mumbai. His practice now stands merged with Kochhar & Co...

Angela Playle joins Wallers healthcare real estate practice
Waller, February 2020
Tennessee, United States of America

Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis, LLP has announced Angela M. Playle has joined the firm’s Nashville office. Playle previously served as Senior Vice President and Deputy General Counsel at HCP, Inc., a NYSE-listed real estate investment trust (REIT) now known as Healthpeak Properties...

Warburg-HIH Invest Sells Residential and Office Building in Hamburg-Billstedt
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, January 2020
Germany

With a team led by Dr. Sönke Görgens, Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek advised Warburg-HIH Invest Real Estate (Warburg-HIH Invest) on the sale of a residential and commercial building in Hamburg-Billstedt to NM Nord-Immo Management, an affiliate of Hamburger Sparkasse. The sale was structured as an asset deal...

Energy company RDG GmbH & Co. KG acquires parts of oil production in Germany from Wintershall Dea GmbH advised by Heuking
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, January 2020
Germany

A team led by Dr. Katharina Prasuhn from the Hamburg office advised energy company RDG GmbH & Co. KG (RDG) on the acquisition of oil production operations from Wintershall Dea GmbH by way of an asset deal. The purchase agreement was notarized on December 30, 2019. Closing is expected in the first half of 2020...

Hanson Bridgett Adds Prominent Public Sector/Real Estate Group in Los Angeles
Hanson Bridgett LLP, January 2020
California, United States of Ame

January 30, 2020 (Los Angeles, CA) – Today, Hanson Bridgett LLP announced it has expanded its Southern California presence with the addition of Partner Claire Hervey Collins and attorneys Paul Beck, Beth Hummer, Laura Ratcliffe, and Julian Viksman from Lewis Brisbois...

Kristina Lawson Elected Managing Partner of Hanson Bridgett
Hanson Bridgett LLP, January 2020
California, United States of Ame

January 30, 2020 (San Francisco, CA) – Hanson Bridgett LLP, a leading California law firm advising clients statewide, is pleased to announce that Kristina Lawson has been elected to serve as the firm’s next managing partner...

Kochhar & Co. Ranked as India's Top-Tier Firm by The Legal 500 Asia Pacific
Kochhar & Co. Advocates & Legal Consultants, January 2020
India

Kochhar & Co. has been ranked as India’s Top-Tier Firm in seven practice areas including Corporate and M&A, Dispute Resolution, TMT, Labour & Employment, Intellectual Property, White Collar Crime and Aviation (including Aerospace and Defence)...

Deacons wins in 2019 Asian-mena Counsel In-House Community Firm of the Year awards
Deacons, January 2020
China

We are delighted to announce Deacons has been awarded multiple accolades in the 2019 Asian-mena Counsel In-House Community Firm of the Year awards. Each year, the In-House Community canvasses it’s 20,000+ in-house counsel members to ask, “Which law firms do you prefer to use?”, and more importantly “Why?”...

Verrill's Health Care Group has "Grown Like a Weed" and Includes New Attorney Michael Fee
Verrill, January 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

Bloomberg Law published an article, "Latham Partner Joins Verrill to Lead Life Sciences Defense Team," speaking of new health care attorney Michael Fee. The article highlights Michael's experience and discusses his move to Verrill. Michael commented on the Health Care & Life Sciences Group at Verrill saying, "The group has grown like a weed...

Spilman Adds to North Carolina Litigation Team
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, January 2020
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Winston-Salem, N.C.</strong> — Spilman Thomas & Battle (Spilman) announced that <a href="https://www.spilmanlaw.com/people/lee_denton/details">Lee D. Denton</a> joined the firm as an associate in its North Carolina office...

Waller adds twelve in Nashville
Waller, January 2020
Tennessee, United States of America

Waller Lansden Dortch & Davis, LLP announced Hollie Cheek, Kean Devine, Tyler Gilbert, Quynh-Anh Kibler, Hannah Kim, Alistair McKane, James Nelson, Bari Ray, Alexa Sengupta, Leigh Stanfield, Hunter Thornton and Renee Wilson joined the firm as first-year associates licensed to practice law in the state of Tennessee. Each is based in the firm’s Nashville office...

Spilman Elects Five New Members
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, January 2020
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Charleston, W.Va.</strong> — Spilman Thomas & Battle (Spilman) announced that Kelly J. Kimble, Travis A. Knobbe, Brienne T. Marco, Joseph V. Schaeffer and Christina S. Terek were elected as Members of the law firm effective January 1, 2020.<br /> <br /> <a href="https://www.spilmanlaw...

Is Your Health Care Organization at Risk? Microsoft Ends Support for Windows 2007
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, January 2020
Kentucky, United States of Ame

On Jan. 14, 2020, Microsoft ended support for its Windows 2007 operating system. This means Microsoft will no longer issue regular security updates for users of Window 2007. The process of issuing security updates for computer systems is commonly referred to as “patching...

TRUMPF Hüttinger Takes Over HBH Microwave GmbH with Heuking
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, January 2020
Germany

A team led by Dr. Hermann Ali Hinderer advised high-tech company TRUMPF Hüttinger, a member of Ditzingen-based TRUMPF Group, on the acquisition of HBH Microwave GmbH. The parties have agreed not to disclose the purchase price. TRUMPF Hüttinger will thus expand its technology portfolio with semiconductor-based solid-state microwave generators...

Decorated Attorney and Athlete James Reid Brings Labor & Employment Team to Dinsmore
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, January 2020
Kentucky, United States of Ame

James Reid, one of Michigan’s best-known and most accomplished young attorneys, has brought his team of three lawyers to Dinsmore & Shohl LLP in Detroit. Along with partner R.J. Cronkhite and associate Zoey Mayhew, Reid migrates from Maddin, Hauser, Roth & Heller, P.C., where he practiced for more than 15 years...

Corporate Transactional & Immigration Lawyer Joins Spilman
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, January 2020
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Pittsburgh</strong> — Spilman Thomas & Battle (Spilman) announced that <a href="https://www.spilmanlaw.com/people/fayezeh_haji%20hassan/details">Fayezeh Haji Hassan</a> has joined the firm as an associate.<br /> <br /> At Spilman, Haji Hassan's practice will focus on general corporate matters and securities law...

Associate Additions Grow 2 of Dinsmore’s Kentucky Offices
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, January 2020
Kentucky, United States of Ame

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP adds two new associates in Lexington and Louisville. Alex D. Croft is among the Louisville office’s newest talent focusing on estate planning and tax law. Croft comes to the firm from Commonwealth Bank and Trust, where he was general counsel – trust counsel, vice president. He received his J.D...

Senior Cyber Incident Response Lawyer Joins Shoosmiths
Shoosmiths LLP, January 2020
England

UK law firm Shoosmiths has appointed Philip Tansley, an expert in cyber incident response, as a partner based in their London office. Philip was previously a partner at Keystone Law and co-founded a multi-award winning multi-disciplinary incident response service...

Brigard Urrutia Expands its Mergers & Acquisitions Practice with the Appointment of Two New Partners
Brigard Urrutia, January 2020
Colombia

Brigard Urrutia is proud to announce the strengthening of its Corporate / M&A team with the appointment of Fernando Castillo and Tomas Holguín as new Partners of the Firm, effective as of January 1, 2020...

Dinsmore’s Ray Harrell, Jr. Elected President of Kanawha County Bar Association
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, January 2020
Kentucky, United States of Ame

Dinsmore and Shohl’s Raymond L. Harrell Jr. has been voted president of the Kanawha County Bar Association (KCBA). He will serve a one-year term. Harrell is a labor and employment and government relations attorney whose practice focuses on employment litigation and registered lobbying work...

Birmingham Advisors Complete Cross Border Transaction
Springboard Corporate Finance, January 2020
England

AWS Electronics Group (“AWS”) has been acquired by Incap Corporation (“Incap”), a company headquartered in Finland and quoted on the Nasdaq Helsinki Stock Exchange. Springboard Corporate Finance and Orbis Partners advised AWS and Incap respectively...

Prominent Attorneys Join Verrill’s Family Law Practice
Verrill, January 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

(January 23, 2020) – Verrill is pleased to welcome attorneys Nancy O’Donnell and David Friedman to the firm’s Boston office as the newest members of its Family Law Group. The addition of O’Donnell and Friedman, as well as Hannah Zukoff, who

Shearn Delamore & Co. Highly Ranked Again as a Top Tier Firm in The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2020 Rankings
Shearn Delamore & Co., January 2020
Malaysia

We are delighted to announce that Shearn Delamore & Co has again been highly ranked as a Top Tier firm by The Legal 500 Asia Pacific, with eight out of 12 practice groups ranked as Top Tier...

DATAGROUP Acquires Majority Stake in Diebold Nixdorf Portavis
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, January 2020
Germany

A team led by Dr. Rainer Herschlein, Partner at Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, advised DATAGROUP SE on the acquisition of 68 percent of the shares in Diebold Nixdorf Portavis GmbH from Diebold Nixdorf, Incorporated...

Heuking Accompanies Sale of Burger Chain Hans im Glück
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, January 2020
Germany

A team led by Prof. Dr. Georg Streit advised HANS IM GLÜCK Franchise GmbH on the sale of burger chain Hans im Glück. Former majority shareholder AML Invest Treuhandgesellschaft mbH sold and transferred its stake in HANS IM GLÜCK Franchise GmbH to an investor group...

Michael K. Fee to Lead Verrill’s Health Care and Life Sciences Defense Practice
Verrill, January 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

(January 22, 2020) – Verrill is pleased to welcome Michael K. Fee to the firm’s Boston office as a Partner in its nationally recognized Health Care & Life Sciences Group and as the leader of Verrill’s health care and life sciences defense practice...

Verrill Elects Four New Partners
Verrill, January 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

(January 22, 2020) – Verrill is pleased to announce that four of the firm’s attorneys have been elected to partner: Kristin Doeberl, Kelly Donahue, Christopher Lockman, and Mathew Todaro...

G. Randall Ayers Grows Dinsmore’s Columbus Office
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, January 2020
Kentucky, United States of Ame

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP has expanded its Columbus office, welcoming attorney G. Randall (Randy) Ayers to the firm. Ayers joins as a partner in Dinsmore’s labor department, bringing a strong background in traditional, management side labor relations...

Long Hours and Domineering Management are Biggest Concerns for Hong Kong Employees
Deacons, January 2020
China

65% of employees cited long hours as their primary concern, with Generation Z singling out a lack of workplace diversity (65%) 81% of employees said strong corporate culture is one of the most important factors when deciding whether to join or stay at a company, with Generation Z viewing it as equally important as salary Introducing equal gender pay is seen as the top

Spilman Attorneys Named to 2020 NC Super Lawyers List
Spilman Thomas & Battle, PLLC, January 2020
West Virginia, United States of Ame

<strong>Winston-Salem, N.C.</strong> — Spilman Thomas & Battle (Spilman) announced that Members <a href="https://www.spilmanlaw.com/people/carrie_grundmann/details">Carrie H. Grundmann</a> and <a href="https://www.spilmanlaw.com/people/bryan_scott/details">Bryan G. Scott</a> were recognized by North Carolina Super Lawyers...

Dinsmore Adds 4 Associates in Columbus
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, January 2020
Kentucky, United States of Ame

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP continues to grow its presence in Columbus. The office has grown with the addition of four new associates: Joshua M. Cartee, H. Devon Collins, Scott T. Surovjak and Joseph D. Wheeler...

Deacons achieves excellent rankings in Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2020 guide
Deacons, January 2020
United States of America

The Legal 500 Asia Pacific 2020 rankings were recently released and once again Deacons has achieved a strong set of results across the board. Overall we are ranked in 18 practice areas in the Hong Kong and China chapters...

Dinsmore’s Tim Cahill Begins Presidency of Society for Ohio Health Care Attorneys
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, January 2020
Kentucky, United States of Ame

The Society for Ohio Health Care Attorneys (SOHA) has a new president in Dinsmore partner of counsel Tim Cahill. SOHA is a professional society under the Ohio Hospital Association (OHA)...

Lawyer Moves Firms for the First Time to Join Shoosmiths’ Real Estate Team
Shoosmiths LLP, January 2020
England

UK law firm Shoosmiths has expanded its award-winning real estate team with the appointment of Simon Foster as a partner. Simon previously worked at Laytons Solicitors for the entire 13 years of his career and established his name by building a property litigation practice from the ground up. He is recommended in both The Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners...

WuXi Biologics Acquires from Bayer a Drug Product Plant with Heuking
Heuking Kühn Lüer Wojtek, January 2020
Germany

A team led by Dirk W. Kolvenbach advised the globally active company WuXi Biologics on the acquisition of a sterile filling and freeze-drying plant from Bayer AG. The plant is designed for the filling and freeze-drying of the blood-coagulation medication Kovaltry®. The plant will be operated on the premises of the Chempark in Leverkusen...

Morgan & Morgan Appoints Two New Associates to its Corporate Law Practice
Morgan & Morgan, January 2020
Panama

Morgan & Morgan is pleased to announce the recent hiring of Ms. Maria Eugenia Crespo and Mr. Miguel A. Arias, as associates of the Corporate Law team of the firm. Before joining Morgan & Morgan, Ms...

Dykema Successfully Defends KIA Motors in Product Liability Suit
Dykema, January 2020
United States of America

Dykema, a leading national law firm, successfully defended Kia Motors America, Kia Motors Corporation, and Kia Motors Manufacturing Georgia (collectively, “KIA”) in a product liability case in the Superior Court of Los Angeles. After a 17-day trial, and after deliberating for just 90 minutes, on February 13, 2020, a jury returned a defense verdict in favor of KIA...

Dinsmore Continues Boston Growth with Addition of Associate Krithika Rajkumar
Dinsmore & Shohl LLP, January 2020
Kentucky, United States of Ame

Dinsmore & Shohl LLP’s Boston office is growing with the addition of Krithika Rajkumar. She joins from Vorys, Sater, Seymour and Pease LLP and represents clients in commercial litigation, labor and employment, intellectual property, and securities litigation...

Foresight is 2020, Full-Day Conference to Explore the Future of HR
Verrill, January 2020
Maine, United States of Ame

Maine Department of Labor Commissioner Featured Event Speaker (January 16, 2020) – The new year brings new changes for employers – Verrill will examine recent legal developments in labor and employment law and discuss what is on the horizon for 2020 during the firm’s Annual Employment Law Update...

 

 


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