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Compass Lexecon opens in Italy

Compass Lexecon has launched its first Italian office in Milan, headed up by executive vice president Lorenzo Coppi and senior economist Martina Caldana.

01 February 2021

Simpson Thacher expands into Brussels

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett is opening an office in Brussels to continue its European antitrust focus following the recent hire of Antonio Bavasso from Allen & Overy.

01 February 2021

Hitchings opens competition boutique in Spain

Paul Hitchings has left Cuatrecasas after nearly 20 years to launch a specialist competition litigation boutique in Madrid.

26 January 2021

German firm hires from Arnold & Porter in Frankfurt

Arnold & Porter partner Sebastian Jungermann is set to join Arnecke Sibeth Dabelstein's competition team, following the US firm's decision to close its German office.

25 January 2021

Consultancies hire ex-agency economists in Brussels and DC

Cyril Hariton has left the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Competition to join Positive Competition in Brussels, while Economists Incorporated has poached former US Department of Justice economist Keith Waehrer from Bates White in Washington, DC.

21 January 2021

French enforcer taps Oxera economist to lead digital cases

Oxera partner Pascale Déchamps has been tapped to lead the unit in charge of digital cases and the telecommunications sector at France’s Competition Authority.

19 January 2021

Portugese firm snags partner from rival

SRS Advogados has tapped PLMJ partner Sara Estima Martins to join its competition team in Lisbon.

14 January 2021

Firms promote in Europe and South America

Uría Menéndez and MLAB Abogados in Madrid have promoted lawyers to the partnership, along with German boutique firm Commeo and Allende & Brea in Argentina.

14 January 2021

White & Case boosts partnership in Paris

Jérémie Marthan has left Linklaters to join White & Case as a partner in Paris.

12 January 2021

Hausfeld promotes in London

Claimant litigation firm Hausfeld has promoted two competition lawyers to the partnership in London.

11 January 2021

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