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Lawyers and economists promoted across Europe

Baker Botts has promoted David Cardwell to partner and Adam Dawson to special counsel in Brussels, while Mathilde Saltiel has been made up to partner at Latham & Watkins in Paris and Cornerstone Research has named Vikram Kumar as a principal in London.

05 March 2021

Former CAT chair takes Supreme Court spot

Lady Justice Vivien Rose, a former chair at the UK's Competition Appeal Tribunal, has been appointed as a justice at the Supreme Court.

05 March 2021

Antonio Catricalà, 1952-2021

The antitrust community is mourning the loss of Antonio Catricalà, a former head of the Italian competition watchdog, who has passed away at the age of 69.

02 March 2021

Gibson Dunn snags two ex-FTC officials

Former Federal Trade Commission officials Stephen Weissman and Michael Perry have joined Gibson Dunn & Crutcher as partners in Washington, DC.

02 March 2021

Partners change firms in London and Paris

Paul Hastings has hired former Covington & Burling competition litigator Alex Leitch in London, while Emmanuel Durand has left De Pardieu Brocas Maffei for DWF in Paris and Solange Leandro has joined Watson Farley & Williams in London.

01 March 2021

Former Israeli enforcer returns to Compass Lexecon

Yair Eilat has rejoined Compass Lexecon after spending three years as the chief economist and deputy director-general of Israel’s Competition Authority.

01 March 2021

Snyder joins Wilson Sonsini

Brent Snyder, the former chief executive of Hong Kong’s competition authority and head of criminal enforcement at the Department of Justice’s antitrust division, has joined Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati as a partner in San Francisco.

01 March 2021

Conner heads to Latham & Watkins

Ian Conner, the former director of the Federal Trade Commission’s competition bureau, has joined Latham & Watkins as a partner in Washington, DC.

01 March 2021

bureau Brandeis opens Paris office

Former officials from the European Commission and France's Competition Authority have joined litigation boutique bureau Brandeis to launch its Paris office.

26 February 2021

Boyce hangs up hat after 35 years

Competition law stalwart John Boyce, the head of Slaughter and May’s Brussels office, is set to retire after spending more than three decades at the firm.

26 February 2021

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