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This year, The Lawyer’s annual ranking of the largest UK law firms by turnover is available as an interactive, digital benchmarking tool. For the first time this will allow you to manipulate each data set against the metrics of your choice.
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton is set to shake the German legal market by opening its second regional office in Cologne.
Cleary Gottlieb’s new Cologne office will officially open on 10 November when its high-profile anti-trust lateral Dirk Schroeder joins the firm from Linklaters, as exclusively revealed by The Lawyer (3 November). The office adds to Cleary’s Frankfurt branch.
Joining Schroeder in Cologne is anti-trust lawyer Romina Polley, who also joins from Linklaters where she was a junior partner. Polley gains equity partnership on her move to Cleary.