News Competition and EU US & The Americas Law firms Benelux Howrey exodus continues as Brussels partner defects to Covington By Margaret Taylor 23 March 2009 00:00 17 December 2015 15:38 Sign in or register to continue reading. It's FREE Sign in Email Password Keep me logged in Forgot your password? Not registered? It's FREE! Register now Register with The Lawyer Anonymous 29 December 2010 at 11:41 Geradin is unlikely to be the last European to leave. Others are unhappy and may follow suit … All partners will want to see their capital back. This will cause a cash drain, which in turn makes distributions more difficult, and is likely to trigger further departures. The perspectives for Howrey´s European offices are thus not good, even though they have been traditionally strong profit contributors. With Amsterdam gone and Brussels cut down to a fraction of what it was, some cash cows stop giving milk… Reply Link Name Email Cancel reply Threaded commenting powered by interconnect/it code.