December 1999 / January 2000

Lovell White Durrant/Boesebeck Droste

01 December 2000

UK firm Lovell White Durrant has joined the trend for Anglo-German law firm mergers, announcing plans to merge with Frankfurtbased Boesebeck Droste. The merger will not only create the fourth-largest law firm in Europe, with 2,128 lawyers, but will create a credible pan-European competition practice. Boesebeck Droste has 14 competiton lawyers, practising competition law accross Germany and in Brussels. The Lovell White practice consists of 30 lawyers located mainly in Brussels and London.