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.
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.
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.
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.
08 March 2019
Charles River Associates has recruited telecoms specialist Benno Buehler from the chief competition economist’s team at the European Commission.
06 March 2019
Canada’s interim competition commissioner has been formally appointed by the country’s government on a permanent basis.
05 March 2019
Pablo Figueroa has left Gibson Dunn & Crutcher after eight years in Brussels to launch Garrido’s competition practice in Madrid.
19 February 2019
Van Bael & Bellis has promoted Andreas Reindl to partner in Brussels, two and half years after he joined the firm.
14 February 2019
John Davies, the founder of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer’s Brussels office and one of the pioneers of antitrust law in Europe, is set to join global advisory firm Brunswick Group.
11 February 2019
Marc Barennes has joined specialist follow-on damages litigator CDC Cartel Damage Claims as an executive director, moving from the EU’s General Court where he was a senior legal advisor for 12 years.