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Taylor Wessing has promoted 11 lawyers to partnership with the majority based in Germany.
The firm has made seven partner appointments in Germany including four in Munich and one each in Hamburg, Frankfurt and Dusseldorf.
In the UK Taylor Wessing has focused primarily on corporate and tax with the promotion of four partners: Ann Casey and Nikol Davies (both corporate tax), Mark Smith (pensions) and Neil Smyth (corporate recovery).
Taylor Wessing managing partner Michael Frawley said he was “delighted” to welcome the firm’s newest partners.
“Their respective promotions are not only consistent with our goal of developing and promoting our young talent but they also send a clear message that we are building up important areas of the firm for the future,” he said.