Watson Farley & Williams has hired Salans partner Ivana Mikesic´ to open an office in Frankfurt, its third in Germany.
Watson Farley & Williams is bolstering its trainee solicitor intake following strong growth in the first half of the 2010/11 financial year.
Watson Farley & Williams is set to launch a planning practice in London after hiring a lawyer from SNR Denton.
Watson Farley & Williams has hired a team of four lawyers from Holman Fenwick Willan (HFW) in Hong Kong to strengthen its dispute resolution and projects practice.
Watson Farley & Williams has posted a 12 per cent hike in turnover for the 2011-12 financial year, with revenue just shy of £100m.
Watson Farley & Williams has hired two asset finance lawyers from Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) in a bid to boost its core practice.
Watson Farley & Williams has hired an aviation finance team including two partners from Reed Smith.
Watson Farley turns to German independent Heuking for employment partner Anne Kleffmann as it continues to expand its German offering.
Watson Farley & Williams (WFW) has promoted nine lawyers to its partnership, its highest number of partnership promotions in four years.
Watson Farley & Williams has recruited a partner from Goodwin Procter in Hong Kong as it finalises its plan to open an office in the city.
German shipping boutique Ehlermann Rindfleisch Gadow (ERG) has launched in London with the hire of a partner from Watson Farley & Williams.
French independent MBL Avocats has hired a partner and two associates from the Paris office of Watson Farley & Williams.
Almost one third of Lawyer2B readers would have been happy with the £5,000 deferral offer Watson Farley & Williams put to its most recent cohort of trainees.
Watson Farley & Williams has insisted that it will continue to recruit the same numbers of trainees despite its decision to defer part of its September 2013 intake.
All the latest partner hires and other appointments within Continental European firms and offices.
Watson Farley & Williams has revealed it is keeping 83 per cent of its qualifying trainee solicitors.
Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) has hired Watson Farley & Williams’ Asia corporate head for its Singapore office.
Watson Farley & Williams (WFW) has established a joint venture in Singapore that will see 15 partners and more than 30 legal staff working under the banner of Watson Farley & Williams Asia Practice.
Watson Farley & Williams (WFW) has hired Ashurst Munich-based counsel Marcus Nothhelfer as a partner to launch a German desk in Bangkok.
Siemens has given new panel places to Eversheds and Osborne Clarke as the engineering and technology group completes a major slimming-down of its UK legal roster.
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