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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

Freshfields hires again in Washington, DC

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has bolstered its US antitrust practice with the addition of partner Meghan Rissmiller from Hogan Lovells in Washington, DC.

14 October 2020

McMillan hires from Blakes

Joshua Krane has left Blake Cassels & Graydon after 10 years to join McMillan’s competition practice as a partner in Toronto.

06 October 2020

Community round-up: Compass Lexecon opens in Denmark and firms hire in Europe

Compass Lexecon has launched a new office in Copenhagen, Brinkhof has hired from Freshfields in Amsterdam, ELIG has brought in a new counsel, while partners have also left Mischcon de Reya and Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner.

01 October 2020

Bacon joins High Court

Competition specialist Kelyn Bacon QC is leaving Brick Court Chambers after 20 years to become a judge in the Chancery Division of the High Court of England and Wales.

17 September 2020

Oxera hires DG Comp case handler

Stéphane Dewulf has joined Oxera’s Brussels office as a principal after six years at the European Commission.

14 September 2020

Henry leaves MoFo to start own practice

Roxann Henry, a former chair of the American Bar Association’s antitrust section, has launched her own solo practice after more than 35 years working in competition law. She spoke with GCR USA about her career and why she decided to launch her own practice after eight years at Morrison & Foerster.

09 September 2020

Lesur swaps McDermott for Franklin

Lionel Lesur has left McDermott Will & Emery in Paris after nine years to head up Franklin Avocats' new competition practice.

08 September 2020

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