A Hamburg-based Bird & Bird lawyer, and a former partner from the same office, have been drawn into a corruption trial involving one of their clients.
Arendt & Medernach will welcome three new partners on 1 January: Sébastien Binard, Bob Calmes and Grégory Minne.
Mourant Ozannes is voted Best US Offshore Law Firm by the readers of Hedge Funds Review.
Asia Pacific News
Australia’s Minter Ellison has bolstered its tax practice with the addition of three partners from rival firm Maddocks.
Middle East News
Saudi Arabian firm the Law Office of Abdulaziz H. Fahad has converted into a professional service partnership, with the aim of ensuring future partner promotions and succession planning.
Leigh Day and Public Interest Lawyers were the subject of criticism by defence secretary Michael Fallon yesterday (17 December) following the publication of a report into allegations that British forces tortured and executed Iraqi citizens.