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Slaughter and May promotes in Brussels and plans to expand

Slaughter and May promotes in Brussels and plans to expand

03 April 2017

Slaughter and May has promoted Kerry O’Connell in Brussels, and plans to shift six members of its London antitrust team to the Belgian city.

AB InBev/SABMiller wins Matter of the Year at GCR Awards 2017

AB InBev/SABMiller wins Matter of the Year at GCR Awards 2017

29 March 2017

At the seventh annual GCR Awards on 28 March, Global Competition Review celebrated the best in competition enforcement, merger and cartel defence and overall achievement, including awarding the legion of lawyers who made “beer-mageddon” come to fruition.

GCR awards 2017 - in pictures

GCR awards 2017 - in pictures

29 March 2017

The GCR Awards last night, held at the JW Marriott in Washington, DC, brought out the best of the antitrust world. Here is a snapshot of that night, which was sponsored by Compass Lexecon, Mattos Filho, and Norton Rose Fulbright – and raised valuable funds for the Swawou School Foundation.

CRA promotes in London

CRA promotes in London

21 March 2017

Simon Chisholm, the former head of merger economics for the UK Competition and Markets Authority, will become a vice president at Charles River Associates effective 1 April.

Stewarts Law hires one partner, loses another

Stewarts Law hires one partner, loses another

20 March 2017

Kenny Henderson joined litigation boutique Stewarts Law today as partner, leaving behind his position as of counsel at Covington & Burling, while current Stewarts partner Scott Campbell prepares for his return to Hausfeld next month.

Freshfields promotes in London and Tokyo

Freshfields promotes in London and Tokyo

15 March 2017

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has promoted senior associates Michele Davis and Nicholas Frey in London and Tokyo-based counsel Kaori Yamada to its partnership.

Former senior official launches firm in Bogotá

Former senior official launches firm in Bogotá

28 February 2017

Felipe Serrano, the former chief advisor of Colombia’s Superintendence of Industry and Commerce, has launched Serranomartinez in Bogotá.

Last chance to vote for GCR Awards

23 February 2017

Voting for the GCR Awards 2017 closes at midnight (EST) on 24 February.

Clifford Chance loses last Paris partner

Clifford Chance loses last Paris partner

20 February 2017

Clifford Chance Paris competition head Patrick Hubert has moved to Orrick Rambaud Martel, leaving his former firm with no France-based competition partners.

Hausfeld to grow in Düsseldorf

Hausfeld to grow in Düsseldorf

17 February 2017

Alex Petrasincu is set to head Hausfeld’s new Düsseldorf office, following his promotion to partner.