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Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer hires in London

Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer hires in London

05 December 2017

Arnold & Porter Kaye Scholer has recruited John Schmidt from Shepherd & Wedderburn, to become a partner in APKS’s London office as Britain exits the European Union.

Chapman Tripp grows in Wellington

Chapman Tripp grows in Wellington

04 December 2017

New Zealand law firm Chapman Tripp has promoted Wellington lawyer Lucy Cooper to partner.

The Obama Trials launches this week

The Obama Trials launches this week

01 December 2017

This week, Global Competition Review will release The Obama Trials, a book detailing the legacy of the Obama-era antitrust agencies in the courtroom – and we invite our readers to celebrate with us at a launch party.

Cornerstone grows in London

Cornerstone grows in London

23 November 2017

Cornerstone Research has added two new principals to its European practice with Maria Maher and Vivek Mani both joining the consultancy’s London office.

Norton Rose Fulbright promotes in Sydney

Norton Rose Fulbright promotes in Sydney

21 November 2017

Norton Rose Fulbright has promoted Belinda Harvey to partner in the firm's Sydney office.

Hannes Snellman hires in Helsinki

Hannes Snellman hires in Helsinki

20 November 2017

Hannes Snellman has hired former DLA Piper Helsinki competition head Mikko Huimala.

Gibson Dunn gets two new antitrust partners

15 November 2017

Gibson Dunn & Crutcher has made Richard Cunningham in the US and Deirdre Taylor in London partners in the firm’s global antitrust practice, as part of a promotion round of 16 lawyers.

Robins becomes Oxera state aid head

Robins becomes Oxera state aid head

03 November 2017

Oxera has appointed Nicole Robins as partner and the consultancy’s new head of state aid, just 10 months after promoting her to principal.

CNMC appoints new competition advocacy head

CNMC appoints new competition advocacy head

03 November 2017

Spain’s competition agency yesterday appointed Joaquín López Vallés as the new director of its competition advocacy unit, after its former director left in September and it sacked his deputy last month.

Switzerland’s competition watchdog to get new head

Switzerland’s competition watchdog to get new head

02 November 2017

Andreas Heinemann, currently vice president of Switzerland’s Competition Commission, will lead the enforcer when Vincent Martenet steps down in 2018.