Chris Howard has joined Sullivan & Cromwell as a partner.
Seema Shah has joined Simpson Thacher & Bartlett as a senior associate.
Alasdair Balfour has joined Allen & Overy as partner in the London antitrust group.
Olswang has welcomed Justin Hill as co-chair of the patent prosecution group whilst Andrew Quayle has joined as partner in the tax team.
Stewarts Law has promoted Inge Forster, Marc Jones, Daniel Loblowitz, Matthew Humphries, Sam Longworth and Scott Rigby to partner.
Robbie Owen has joined Pinsent Masons as partner and head of the infrastructure planning and government affairs group.
Clare Breeze has joined the real estate team at Macfarlanes.
Denise Gibson is re-joining Allen & Overy as a partner in the banking team.
Simon Goldring has joined Trowers & Hamlins as head of private wealth.
Bingham McCutchen has welcomed Thiha Tun as funds partner.
Sally Morris-Smith and Jonathan Rickard have joined Shepherd and Wedderburn as partners in the real estate team.
Helen Farr has joined Fox Williams as a partner in the employment and partnerships team.
Neil Matthews is set to join Field Fisher Waterhouse as a partner. The firm has also recruited David Kent, George Gillham and Robin Spender as partners.
Ashley Prebble has joined Clifford Chance as a partner.
Rupert Shiers has joined Hogan Lovells as head of the direct tax disputes team.
Mark Abell has joined Bell & Bell as partner.
Margaret Tofalides has joined Clyde & Co as a partner.
Tim Mould has joined Weightmans as a partner.
Francois Barker has become head of pensions at Eversheds.
Lewis Silkin has welcomed Adam Glass as a partner in the media, brands and technology team.
John Hiscock has joined Winckworth Sherwood as a partner in the corporate and commercial team.
Annie Lachmansingh has been promoted to executive and partner at Rouse Legal. The firm has also announced Luke Minford is the new CEO.
Marriott Harrison Solicitors has recruited Catherine McLoughlin as a partner in the corporate team. The firm has also welcomed Tim Bee and Andrew Wigfall as partners in the team.
Egishe Dzhazoyan has joined King & Spalding as a partner in the litigation team.
Mark Beckett has been appointed as head of the international arbitration team at Chadbourne & Parke LLP. Meanwhile Adrian Mecz has been appointed as managing partner whilst Partha Pal has been appointed as partner in the banking and finance team.
Simon Bushell has joined Latham & Watkins as partner in the litigation department.
Joss Alcraft has been appointed as head of corporate at Burlingtons Legal.
Simons Muirhead & Burton has welcomed Peter Weiss as a partner in the corporate and commercial team.
Byrne and Partners has promoted Joanna Pacifico to partner.
Norton Rose Fullbright has welcomed back Mark Simpson as counsel.
Lambros Kilaniotis has joined Reynolds Porter Chamberlain as counsel. Amy Gallimore has also joined the firm as an associate.
Fiona Collins has joined Halebury as a solicitor.
David Cohen has joined Keystone Law as a consultant solicitor.
Helen Thomson has been promoted to associate at Maclay Murray & Spens whilst Rathi Sivasubramaniam has been promoted to senior solicitor.
Julia Appleton has joined RadcliffesLeBrasseur as a senior associate.
Emma Cartwright has joined Faegre Baker Daniels as an associate.
Richard Lawton has joined Debevoise & Plimpton LLP as an international counsel.
Winckworth Sherwood has welcomed John Parpounas-Matossian as an associate in the corporate and commercial team.
Mari Chourre has joined Wesley Gryk as a solicitor upon successful completion of her training contract.
Mackrell Turner Garrett has promoted Maung Aye to associate.
Josie Taylor, Wendy Mah and Sarah McGaffin have all joined Fox Williams as associates.
Ilana Saltzman has joined Coffey Graham as counsel.
Webb Henderson has welcomed John McInnes as senior associate.
Matthew White has joined EC3 Legal as a commercial property specialist.
Richard Hopkinson-Woolley has become the head of the real estate practice group at Berwin Leighton Paisner.
Michelmores has welcomed Antony Power as a partner.
Bond Dickinson has promoted Ross Baker and Alex Hirom to partner.
Shearman & Sterling has welcomed Mark Soundy, Sarah Priestley and Simon Burrows as partners.
Iain MacVay has joined King & Spalding as a partner.
Abraham Ezekiel has joined Bryan Cave as a partner.
Andrews Kurth LLP has welcomed Peter Roberts as a partner.
Holly Neavill and Louisa Watt have joined Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft as partners in the financial restructuring team.
Travers Smith has promoted Jan-Jaap Baer, Jeremy Elmore and Danny Peel to partner.
Kennedys has promoted Fiona Morgan to partner.
Noel Deans has joined Davenport Lyons as a partner in the employment team.
Nick Giles has become managing partner of Edwin Coe.
Maples Teesdale has promoted Jon Blackburn to partner in the corporate team.
Terence Trainor has joined Ambrose Appelbe as a partner in the family team.
Grainne Barton has been promoted to partner in the clinical negligence team by Hugh James.
Xavier Nicholas and Ronan Ledwidge have been promoted to partner by Forsters.
Harbottle & Lewis has welcomed John Kelly as a partner.
DLA Piper has recruited Tony Payne as legal director in the aviation group.
Louise Seddiki has joined Mills & Reeve as an associate in the insurance disputes team.
Chris Williamson has joined TLT as an associate in the tax and estate planning team.
Thomas Eggar has promoted Katie Byrne to senior associate and Vanessa Bell to associate.
Siena Gold has joined the private client team at Harcus Sinclair as a solicitor.
Samir Bensaker and Jeremie Bismuth have joined Gide Loyrette Nouel as associates.