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DWF has welcomed Richard Tall as a partner in corporate and banking. Also joining is corporate solicitor Joe Cobley and Caroline Urban into the team.

Fladgate has welcomed partner Teresa Cullen and Neil Vickers to the team.

Richards Kibbe & Orbe has welcomed Denise R. Hamer as a lateral partner. In addition to this, Matthew Hughes has been promoted to partner.

Norton Rose Fulbright has announced that partner Duncan Batchelor has been appointed as head of aviation.

Hogan Lovells has welcomed Don McGown to the corporate practice.

Linklaters has announced a new operational intelligence group. Partners, Vanessa Havard-Williams, Tom Shropshire, and Satindar Dogra will lead the new group.

Angela Pearson has been elected to the board for three years at Ashurst.

Sir Nigel Knowles and Roger Meltzer will become global co-chairmen of DLA Piper.

Richard Moody has joined Clyde & Co as a partner in the professional dispute team.

DWF has welcomed Richard Tall as a corporate partner.

Russell Jarvis has been appointed as a banking and finance partner at Blake Lapthorn.

Wedlake Bell has appointed Marcus Jamson as a banking partner.

Field Fisher Waterhouse has welcomed Geoff Mendelsohn as a recruitment partner.


Nick McCarthy has been appointed as a partner in the corporate and commercial team at Bircham Dyson Bell.

Wallace has appointed Rishi Malliwal as a corporate partner and Alexander Weinberg as a partner in the commercial litigation department.

Trowers & Hamlins has appointed Simon Owen as a partner in the banking and finance department.

Robert Hanley has joined Seyfarth Shaw as an M&A partner in the international department.

Katten Muchin Rosenman UK has apppointed commercial lawyer Philip Watkins.

Steven Whittaker has been appointed as a partner at Schulte Roth & Zabel LLP.

White & Case LLP has appointed Inigo Esteve as a partner.

Leading project finance lawyer Robin Mizrahi has joined Baker Botts as a partner.

Morgan Lewis has appointed Kevin Robinson as a partner in litigation.

Vedder Price has appointed Neil Poland as a partner.

Milbank Tweed Hadley & McCloy has elected Peter Newman as a partner.

Mourant Ozannes has welcomed Jim Edmondson to its international trusts and

private client practice.

Trowers & Hamlins is retaining newly qualifying solicitors Dan Archer, Marco Baroni, Matthew Gearing, Christine Holland and Andrew Slucky.

Jonathon Wood has joined Seyfarth Shaw as a counsel.

Sacker & Partners has promoted Ian D’Costa to associate director.

Sherrards Solicitors has appointed Richard Berns as a senior consultant solicitor in the property department.

Polly Lane joins Saunders Law Ltd as a solicitor in the police misconduct team. Also joining the team is Saoirse Kerrigan.

Monique Passalaris has been promoted as a senior associate at Just Costs Solicitors.

Tess Waldron has been appointed as an associate at Powell Gilbert.

Alison Parker has joined RBC Wealth Management as a director of trust services.

Malletts Solicitors has launched a regulatory and professional discipline department. The team is led by associate Chris Waters. In-house counsel Gary Leong will also be joining the team.

Miller Rosenfalck has welcomed Mathieu Doublet as a senior associate.

Amine Bennis has joined Trinity International LLP as a solicitor.

Payne Hicks Beach has welcomed Jeremy Lowe and Georgina as solicitors in the property department.

Andrew Henderson has been appointed as a partner at Eversheds.

Michael Kim has been appointed at Stephenson Harwood as a partner in its marine and international trade practice.

Partners Paula Hodges and Matthew Weiniger at Herbert Smith Freehills, have been appointed as QCs.

Partner and head of international arbitration Nic Fletcher has been appointed as a QC at Berwin Leighton Paisner.

Constantine Partasides has been appointed as a QC at Freshfields.

Caroline Berens joins Berrymans Lace Mawer as a partner in insurance.

Daniel Webster joins Thomas Eggar as a partner in the finance team.

Lorraine Reader, Iain Thomas and Stephen Sumpton have joined the real estate team at DWF.

Meera Jansen and Michael Wrigley has joined DMH Stallard as a banking partner.

DKLM has appointed David Semmens as a partner and head of private client.

Amanda O’Keefe joins Boodle Hatfield as a residential property partner.

Phillip Slater has been appointed as a partner in the financial transactions group at Morrison & Foerster.

Anthony Nagle joins Browne Jacobson as a commercial technology partner.

Capital markets specialist Neil Vickers joins Fladgate as a partner. Family specialist Teresa Cullen also joins the firm as a partner.

Kem Ihenacho has joined Latham & Watkins as a corporate partner.

Hiroshi Sheraton joins the intellectual property practice group and pharmaceutical and healthcare industry group at Baker & McKenzie as a partner.

Gerald Montagu joins Fasken Martineau as a tax partner.

O’Melveny & Myers has appointed Daniel Oates as a corporate partner.

Hugh O’Donovan has joined Ince & Co as head of commercial aviation.

Ben Larkin has been appointed as a business restructuring and reorganisation partner at Jones Day.

Rachel Orton has been welcomed at Squire Sanders as a partner in the real estate practice.

Squire Sanders has welcomed employment specialist Fraser Younson as a partner.

Roger Kennell has been promoted to partner at Brown Rudnick. Henry Kikoyo and Christian Toms has also been promoted to partner.

Chris McLaughlin has been appointed as a banking and finance partner at Weil Gotshal & Manges.

Freshfields has appointed a number of new counsels. These include Dan Burton, Liz Snodgrass, Vikki Hills and Richard Rudman.

Michael Ruck has been appointed as a senior associate in the white collar team at Pinsent Masons.

Jamie McKie has been appointed as a senior associate at Reynolds Porter Chamberlain. Sara Keag, Catherine Young and Leanne Hooper are also joining the firm’s real estate team.

Emily MacKintosh has joined Field Fisher Waterhouse as a senior associate.

David Hickman has been welcomed as a consultant at Keystone Law where he will specialise in infrastructure and projects. Jason Kallis has also been welcomed into the litigation team.

Rachel Butlin has been appointed as the personal injury manager at Bentleys.

Sebastian Reger joins Sacker & Partners as an associate director in the finance and investment group.

Immigration specialist Fei Yang joins DKLM as an associate.

Mourant Ozannes has promoted a number of lawyers to senior associate. These include Andrew Salisbury, Jon Le Rossignol and Tracey Powell.

Simon Clegg has joined Battens Solicitors as a consultant in company commercial.

Kate Rees-Doherty has been appointed at Boodle Hatfield as a client and tax associate.

Julian Thurston has been welcomed as a consultant at Baker & McKenzie.

Giles Parsons has been promoted to commercial partner at Browne Jacobson. Elish Kennedy has also been promoted to a partner in employment.

Sasi Mallela has been appointed as a special counsel at K&L Gates in the white collar team.

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