DLA Piper hires investment funds partner
DLA Piper has appointed James O’Donnell as a partner in the investment funds team in London. He joins the firm from Debevoise & Plimpton.
Prior to entering the legal profession, O’Donnell served as a lieutenant in the Royal Navy. He trained at Allen & Overy.
The appointment of O’Donnell comes shortly after a number of significant hires into DLA Piper’s London corporate team — namely private equity partner Anu Balasubramanian and M&A partners Patrick Somers and Rob Salter.
News from DLA Piper
News from The Lawyer
Briefings from DLA Piper
DLA Piper’s privacy experts have compiled a list of dos and don’ts for addressing privacy compliance in M&A transactions.
On 22 July 2014, a new law amending the Law on Data Protection and Law on Information was signed off by the Russian president and thus was officially adopted.
Analysis from The Lawyer
Shearman & Sterling is making its presence felt in the City, squaring up to magic circle firms and looking to muscle in on key relationships. Private equity house Bridgepoint is one outfit that has had its head turned by the US firm.
A new breed of lawyer is smoothing the path for companies entering emerging or unstable jurisdictions