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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.
Hogan & Hartson’s London office made one of the highest-profile US lateral hires of the year in 2006 when it swooped on Shearman to snare M&A partner Jonathan Coppin.
Coppin now heads Hogan’s developing London M&A and corporate practice, a group that saw some significant successes last year, including advising Norilsk Nickel on its £222m cash acquisition of OM Group’s nickel business and Russian car manufacturer GAZ’s purchase of UK-based LDV Holdings.
Earlier this year the Washington DC-based firm also outlined its plans to import its market-leading US real estate investment trusts practice into London to capitalise on the UK’s introduction of listed property investment companies.