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Dentons hires from Clifford Chance

Dentons hires from Clifford Chance

17 April 2019

Clifford Chance senior associate Florian Wiesner will join Dentons’ competition practice as a partner when he moves to the firm’s new Dusseldorf office in May.

Firms in Ireland and India add partners

Firms in Ireland and India add partners

12 April 2019

Mason Hayes & Curran in Ireland and AZB & Partners in India have strengthened their antitrust practices by promoting new partners.

Freshfields adds partners in China and Brussels

Freshfields adds partners in China and Brussels

04 April 2019

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has bolstered its antitrust practice by promoting Ninette Dodoo in Beijing and Tone Oeyen in Brussels to the firm’s partnership, effective 1 May.

Freshfields promotes eight

Freshfields promotes eight

01 April 2019

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has promoted eight antitrust specialists to counsel across Europe and the US.

Brussels firms nab state aid specialists

Brussels firms nab state aid specialists

29 March 2019

Osborne Clarke has opened in Brussels with the addition of new competition partner Steven Verschuur, whilst Baker Botts has recruited state aid specialist Leigh Hancher as a senior advisor.

Arnold & Porter snags former top EU official

Arnold & Porter snags former top EU official

22 March 2019

Alexander Italianer, former director-general of competition and secretary-general of the European Commission, has joined Arnold & Porter as a senior international policy adviser in the global law and public policy practice.

Cuatrecasas hires investigations head from enforcer

Cuatrecasas hires investigations head from enforcer

20 March 2019

The former director general for investigations at Portugal’s Competition Authority has joined Cuatrecasas in Lisbon, while firms in Brussels, Austria and India have also hired and promoted new partners.

Linklaters promotes six

Linklaters promotes six

15 March 2019

Linklaters has recently promoted competition lawyers in Germany, China, Hong Kong, Russia and the UK, while Mishcon de Reya, Osler and TozziniFreire Advogados have bolstered their partnerships.

CRA taps senior economist from DG Comp

CRA taps senior economist from DG Comp

08 March 2019

Charles River Associates has recruited telecoms specialist Benno Buehler from the chief competition economist’s team at the European Commission.

Boswell takes permanent role at Canadian enforcer

Boswell takes permanent role at Canadian enforcer

06 March 2019

Canada’s interim competition commissioner has been formally appointed by the country’s government on a permanent basis.