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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.
Field Fisher Waterhouse (FFW) has appointed two new IP/IT partners in Hamburg as part of its continued expansion drive in Europe.
•Field Fisher Waterhouse (FFW) has appointed two new IP/IT partners in Hamburg as part of its continued expansion drive in Europe. Former deputy general counsel at AOL Deutschland Felix Wittern has been brought in to develop the firm's technology practice in Germany. Alexandra von Bismarck has been hired to focus on trademark and licensing jobs. FFW launched its German office last month as part of a European expansion plan that involves setting up a Brussels office and joining forces with Italian firm La Scala e Associati.