Nörr launches New York office

German firm Nörr Stiefenhofer Lutz is set to open a liason office in New York next week in order to strengthen its referral relationships with US law firms and target US law firms direct.

The office will be headed up by Ronald Frohne who is currently joint managing partner of the firm. Frohne will be replaced as managing partner by Tobias Burgers, an M&A lawyer.