Community news

Boutique launches and economic consultancies expand in Europe

Two lawyers have set up an antitrust boutique in Romania, while Competition Economists Group has opened an office in Zurich and a former competition expert at the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development has moved into private practice.

25 May 2021

Israeli head quits early

Michal Halperin is stepping down as head of Israel’s Competition Authority seven months before her six-year mandate is up.

24 May 2021

GCR Awards Winners – Part Two

GCR is delighted to announce the winners of our enforcement and team awards for 2021.

21 May 2021

L&L Partners boosts competition team in Delhi

Competition lawyer Kunal Mehra will join L&L Partners as a partner in the firm’s New Delhi office.

21 May 2021

Community round-up: Addleshaw Goddard hires from BP and Oxera promotes

BP’s global head of competition has joined Addleshaw Goddard in London as a consultant, while Oxera has promoted three members of its competition team.

19 May 2021

Mayer Brown snags FTC alum Gail Levine to co-chair antitrust group

Gail Levine, formerly deputy director of the Federal Trade Commission’s bureau of competition, has joined Mayer Brown as a partner in Washington, DC.

19 May 2021

Hulsmann joins Weil after 25 years at Clifford Chance

Weil Gotshal & Manges has tapped Clifford Chance partner Jenine Hulsmann to lead the expansion of its European competition practice in London.

14 May 2021

Simmons & Simmons loses another competition lawyer

Jens Steger has left Simmons & Simmons to join K&L Gates as a partner in its Frankfurt office.

11 May 2021

Community round-up: Firms strengthen in Europe, Asia and South America

Bristows has added to its competition team with a lateral hire, while Ashurst, Bird & Bird, Charles River Associates and FerradaNehme have all announced promotions.

11 May 2021

Crowell kickstarts UK practice with lateral hire

Peter Broadhurst has left Simmons & Simmons to spearhead Crowell & Moring’s UK competition practice.

06 May 2021

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