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Hogan Lovells partner defects to Jones Day

Hogan Lovells has suffered the loss of a second senior competition lawyer in London in the space of a few days, after partner Mark Jones left to join Jones Day.

09 March 2022

Gibson Dunn adds another ex-FTC lawyer to antitrust bench

Former Federal Trade Commission attorney Sophia Vandergrift has joined Gibson Dunn & Crutcher as a partner in the firm’s office in Washington, DC.

03 March 2022

Linklaters litigator joins Mayer Brown partnership

Mayer Brown has snagged former Linklaters lawyer Airlie Goodman as a competition litigation partner in London.

02 March 2022

Addleshaw Goddard poaches from Hogan Lovells

Paul Chaplin has left Hogan Lovells after nearly two decades to join Addleshaw Goddard as a litigation partner in London.

01 March 2022

Ex-COFECE head joins Brattle Group

Alejandra Palacios, the former head of Mexico’s antitrust watchdog, has joined Brattle Group’s competition practice as an outside expert linked to the consultancy’s San Francisco office.

25 February 2022

Baltic enforcers urge ICN to suspend Russian competition agency

The heads of the Latvian, Lithuanian and Estonian competition agencies have called on the International Competition Network to suspend Russia’s Federal Antimonopoly Service over the country’s “unacceptable” and “outrageous” invasion of Ukraine.

25 February 2022

Ropes & Gray snags Kirkland & Ellis partner in London

Annie Herdman has left Kirkland & Ellis after nearly eight years to join Ropes & Gray as an antitrust partner in London.

24 February 2022

Wilson Sonsini partner heads to Paul Weiss

Former Department of Justice and Federal Trade Commission official Joshua Soven has joined Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison as a partner in the firm’s office in Washington, DC.

22 February 2022

DLA Piper hires new competition co-heads in Hungary

Gábor Fejes and Zoltán Marosi have left Oppenheim to head up DLA Piper’s antitrust practice in Hungary, taking the majority of their former team’s associates with them.

18 February 2022

Firms promote in the Americas

Blake Cassels & Graydon has promoted three antitrust and foreign investment lawyers to its partnership in Canada, while Bullard Falla Ezcurra+ has named Andrea Cadenas as a partner in Lima.

17 February 2022

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