Mayer Brown steps up Cologne base

Former Freshfields lawyer joins from national firm

Mayer Brown Rowe & Maw has continued its German hiring spree with the addition of a partner from Brandi Dröge Piltz Heuer & Gronemeyer.
Markus Geisler has joined the Cologne office, bringing expertise in environmental and planning law, privatisations, project finance and transport. Prior to joining Brandi Dröge in 2001, Geisler was at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer.
Earlier this year Mayer Brown hired three German banking partners from Clifford Chance Pünder.