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Slaughter and May strengthens in Brussels

Slaughter and May has promoted Jonathan Slade to partner in its Brussels office.

25 March 2022

Arab Competition Network launches

Antitrust enforcers in the Middle East and Africa have come together to create the Arab Competition Network, which will provide a platform for members to work on cross-border antitrust cases and increase advocacy efforts.

23 March 2022

Morrison & Foerster hires from Freshfields in London

Marie-Claire Strawbridge has left Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer after 16 years to join Morrison & Foerster as a partner in London.

22 March 2022

Garrigues appoints new antitrust head in Brussels

Alfonso Lamadrid has been named the new head of Garrigues’ antitrust practice in Brussels, following the retirement of José Luis Buendía last month.

16 March 2022

Hogan Lovells poaches from Allen & Overy in Germany

Lukas Rengier has joined Hogan Lovells as counsel in Munich from Allen & Overy.

16 March 2022

Cooley poaches CMS partner for London rebuild

Caroline Hobson has left CMS to join Cooley in London, two years after the latter lost its sole competition partner in the UK capital.

14 March 2022

Glass departs Quinn Emanuel for Cooley

Cooley has hired former Department of Justice attorney Ethan Glass from Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan as a partner in Washington, DC.

14 March 2022

Cleary Gottlieb nabs Linklaters partner in rare lateral hire

Isabel Rooms is leaving Linklaters for Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton in Brussels, marking the firm’s first lateral partner hire in the EU capital for almost two decades.

11 March 2022

Gernandt & Danielsson adds new head of competition

Foad Hoseinian has left Sullivan & Cromwell in Brussels to join Swedish firm Gernandt & Danielsson to become the new head of its antitrust practice.

11 March 2022

Linklaters, Freshfields, BCLP and others shut Russian offices

Several of Russia’s leading competition practices will cease operating after Linklaters, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, Herbert Smith Freehills, Clifford Chance and Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner confirmed they will close their offices in Moscow.

10 March 2022

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