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DLA Piper and MoFo close Dixons Carphone US return with Sprint deal

6-Jul-2015 | By Natasha Bernal

DLA Piper advised Dixons Carphone on its foray into the US market through a 500-store deal brokered with US telecoms company Sprint, represented by Morrison & Foerster.

Washington DC

Former US attorney general Holder to re-join Covington as Washington partner

6-Jul-2015 | By Natasha Bernal

Former US attorney general Eric Holder is set to re-join former firm Covington & Burling as a partner, after six years as the US government’s top enforcement lawyer.

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Amgen hires Danaher’s Graham for general counsel role as Scott retires

6-Jul-2015 | By Natasha Bernal

Pharma company Amgen has hired Jonathan Graham as senior vice president, general counsel and secretary from manufacturer Danaher to replace David Scott, who is retiring next month.

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Paul Hastings takes nine-strong team from Ashurst for US structured finance build-up

3-Jul-2015 | By Natasha Bernal

Paul Hastings has hired a nine-strong team in New York and Washington, DC, led by Ashurst co-head of securities and derivatives Scott Faga and US managing partner Eugene Ferrer, to build its structured finance capability.

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Raft of top US firms advise as BP settles Deepwater Horizon claims for £12bn

3-Jul-2015 | By Tabby Kinder

Oil giant BP has agreed to pay $18.7bn (£12bn) to settle claims arising from the 2010 Deepwater Horizon oil spill, the biggest environmental penalty in history.

Paris

Gide loses finance partner Arsanios to Reed Smith in Paris

2-Jul-2015 | By Natasha Bernal

Gide Loyrette Nouel is set to lose another lawyer in Paris as finance partner Fernand Arsanios departs to join Reed Smith’s financial industry group.

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Dechert and White & Case re-elect leaders in nod to continuity

30-Jun-2015

White & Case and Dechert’s election results were announced in the last few days, with re-appointments signalling that little changes at the top.

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Asia-Pacific 150: local firms' expansion accelerates as China dominates

29-Jun-2015

International firms have generally positioned themselves well for Asia-Pacific’s rise – teething troubles aside. But it is the locals, particularly in China, who show the biggest appetite for its business, growing faster and wider than the globals.

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Southern exposure: Latin America and investor interest

22-Jun-2015

Latin America is an area of immense interest for investors, especially from the US, and this is translating into work for lawyers.

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Asia-Pacific 150: local firms' expansion accelerates as China dominates

29-Jun-2015

International firms have generally positioned themselves well for Asia-Pacific’s rise – teething troubles aside. But it is the locals, particularly in China, who show the biggest appetite for its business, growing faster and wider than the globals.

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Southern exposure: Latin America and investor interest

22-Jun-2015

Latin America is an area of immense interest for investors, especially from the US, and this is translating into work for lawyers.

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Blake Cassels, Cravath and Weil Gotshal advise as GE sells fleet business for $6.9bn

30-Jun-2015 | By Rachel Moloney

Blake Cassels & Graydon, Cravath Swaine & Moore and Weil Gotshal & Manges have all won top roles as General Electric (GE) sells its fleet businesses in the US, Mexico, Australia and New Zealand to Element Financial Corporation for $6.9bn (£4.4bn). 

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Freshfields New York partner joins Royal Bank of Canada as GC

6-May-2015 | By Tabby Kinder

The Royal Bank of Canada (RBC) has hired Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer commercial litigation partner David Onorato as its new general counsel.

London

Raft of firms advise on Canada Pension Plan’s £1.1bn Liberty Living acquisition

9-Mar-2015 | By Natalie Stanton

A raft of firms including Clifford Chance, Morgan Lewis, Nabarro and Pinsent Masons have advised on the acquisition of Liberty Living by Canada Pension Plan Investment Board (CPPIB).

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DLA Piper and MoFo close Dixons Carphone US return with Sprint deal

6-Jul-2015 | By Natasha Bernal

DLA Piper advised Dixons Carphone on its foray into the US market through a 500-store deal brokered with US telecoms company Sprint, represented by Morrison & Foerster.

Washington DC

Former US attorney general Holder to re-join Covington as Washington partner

6-Jul-2015 | By Natasha Bernal

Former US attorney general Eric Holder is set to re-join former firm Covington & Burling as a partner, after six years as the US government’s top enforcement lawyer.

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Amgen hires Danaher’s Graham for general counsel role as Scott retires

6-Jul-2015 | By Natasha Bernal

Pharma company Amgen has hired Jonathan Graham as senior vice president, general counsel and secretary from manufacturer Danaher to replace David Scott, who is retiring next month.

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