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NautaDutilh promotes in Amsterdam

NautaDutilh promotes in Amsterdam

12 January 2017

After serving as counsel for five years, Barbara Nijs became a partner at NautaDutilh in Amsterdam on 1 January.

Bredin Prat promotes in Brussels and Paris

Bredin Prat promotes in Brussels and Paris

10 January 2017

Bredin Prat has promoted Pierre Honoré and Yelena Trifounovitch to partner in its Brussels and Paris offices, respectively.

Cadwalader Brussels team joins Dechert

Cadwalader Brussels team joins Dechert

10 January 2017

Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft Brussels managing partner Alec Burnside, special counsel Anne MacGregor, and associates Marjolein De Backer and Adam Kidane today joined Dechert’s competition practice.

Cadwalader promotes in Brussels

Cadwalader promotes in Brussels

09 January 2017

Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft has promoted Tom Bainbridge to special counsel in Brussels.

Pinsent Masons rehires Davis from Jones Day

Pinsent Masons rehires Davis from Jones Day

06 January 2017

Pinsent Masons has brought Alan Davis back to head its competition practice, after he spent less than two years at Jones Day.

Benites Forno & Ugaz partner forms Peruvian boutique

06 January 2017

Gustavo Rodríguez García has departed Benites Forno & Ugaz (BFU) to form a new boutique in Lima, which opened in December 2016 and will specialise in competition law and intellectual property.

White & Case veteran sets up boutique

White & Case veteran sets up boutique

05 January 2017

Jean-Paul Tran Thiet departed White & Case in Paris last week to form a new boutique in lieu of retiring.

CMS grows in Switzerland

CMS grows in Switzerland

04 January 2017

CMS von Erlach Poncet promoted Marquard Christen to partner in Zürich on 1 January.

Portugal appoints new authority head

Portugal appoints new authority head

14 December 2016

Antonio Ferreira Gomes, the former head of Portugal’s Competition Authority and current leader of the Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development’s competition division, has said his replacement Margarida Matos Rosa will make the enforcer even stronger.

ByrneWallace hires from Eugene F Collins

ByrneWallace hires from Eugene F Collins

13 December 2016

Joanne Finn has joined Irish firm ByrneWallace as partner and head of a new EU competition team, after eight years at Eugene F Collins.

Quinn reels in Soames

13 December 2016

Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan today said Trevor Soames will join the firm’s partnership in Brussels, more than three months after rumours first circulated that he was in talks to join the litigation firm.

Helen Jenkins becomes Oxera managing partner

Helen Jenkins becomes Oxera managing partner

07 December 2016

Oxera former managing director Helen Jenkins has become the economics consultancy’s first managing partner.