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Hogan & Hartson and Lovells have established a committee to oversee the integration of the two firms.
The firms’ implementation planning committee (IC) has 18 members and is co-chaired by the managing partner of Hogan’s Houston office, Thad Dameris, and the head of Lovells’ commercial and retail banking team, Emily Reed. It reports to the firm’s international management committee, which was unveiled last month (8 February 2010).
The members of the IC are:
* Jeanne Archibald: Director of the international trade group and Managing Partner for practice management (Hogan & Hartson) * Oxana Balayan: Local Managing Partner and Head of the corporate practice in Moscow (Lovells) * Thad Dameris: Managing Partner of the Houston office and Practice Group Director for litigation (Hogan & Hartson) * Michael Davison: Head of the international arbitration practice (Lovells) * Ben Hammond: Co-chair of the lending, bankruptcy & creditor’s rights group (Hogan & Hartson) * James Harris: Local Managing Partner in Singapore office and Head of the infrastructure practice in Asia (Lovells) * David Hudd: Practice Stream Leader, Finance (Lovells) * Steve Immelt: Managing Partner for international offices and Practice Group Director for litigation (Hogan & Hartson) * Garry Pegg: Managing Partner of London office and Practice Group Director for the project and international finance group (Hogan & Hartson) * Emily Reid: Head of the Commercial and Retail Banking Team in the financial services practice and Chair of the CR Panel (Lovells) * Thomas Rouhette: Head of the dispute resolution practice in Paris (Lovells) * Patrick Sherrington: Practice Stream Leader, Dispute Resolution (Lovells) * Richard Silverman: Partner in the food, drug, medical device, and agriculture group (Hogan & Hartson) * Andrew Skipper: Practice Stream Leader, Corporate (Lovells) * Stuart Stein: Executive Committee member and Practice Group Director for the corporate, securities, and finance group (Hogan & Hartson) * James Vaudoyer: Managing Partner of the Paris office (Hogan & Hartson) * Andreas von Falck: Practice Stream Leader, Commerce & Real Estate (Lovells) * Robert Waldman: Practice Group Director for the corporate, securities, and finance group (Hogan & Hartson)