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Norton Rose Fulbright adds partner in Brussels

Norton Rose Fulbright has hired Wilko van Weert from McDermott Will & Emery as a partner in Brussels.

04 November 2020

Competition law “doyen” Bellamy returns to Monckton

Sir Christopher Bellamy QC, the first president of the UK’s Competition Appeal Tribunal, has left Linklaters after 14 years to rejoin Monckton Chambers.

03 November 2020

Cleary Gottlieb promotes in London and Brussels

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton has promoted an ex-official at the UK’s former competition authority to the partnership in its London office as well as an associate to counsel in Brussels.

03 November 2020

Egyptian authority head steps down

Egypt’s government has appointed Ibrahim El Seginy to lead the country’s competition authority after its former chair Amir Nabil resigned two years before his term was due to end.

02 November 2020

Firms promote in Brussels and Germany

Latham & Watkins has promoted two lawyers to partner in Brussels and Germany, while Slaughter and May has promoted an associate to senior counsel.

29 October 2020

Former ECJ judge returns to Monckton Chambers

Christopher Vajda QC, a former judge at the European Court of Justice, has rejoined Monckton Chambers several months after stepping down from his role in Luxembourg because of the UK’s exit from the European Union.

27 October 2020

Former Freshfields partner joins Ontier

Ontier has hired the former head of Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer’s Spanish competition team, Francisco Cantos, to help launch its European antitrust practice.

21 October 2020

Gibson Dunn adds to German antitrust team

Georg Weidenbach is leaving Latham & Watkins to join Gibson Dunn & Crutcher as a partner in Frankfurt.

20 October 2020

Cleary Gottlieb merger specialist heads to Cerha Hempel

Michael Mayr has left Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton to join Cerha Hempel as an antitrust partner in Vienna.

15 October 2020

Crowell & Moring snags partner from McDermott

Stefan Meisner has left McDermott Will & Emery to join Crowell & Moring as a partner in the firm’s office in Washington, DC.

14 October 2020

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