White & Case is seeking regulatory approval from the US Federal Reserve for Deutsche Bank's proposed takeover of Bankers Trust. The White & Case team is led by Duane Wall and includes Kevin Barnard, Elaine Johnston, Donald Madden, Maureen Brundage and Kathleen Scott.
Freshfields has recruited Eric Schwartz, former secretary general of the ICC International Court of Arbitration, from Paris-based rival Salans Hertzfeld & Heilbronn. Schwartz has acted as arbitrator or counsel in international arbitrations from Asia and Africa to the Americas and is a leading light in his profession. Jan Paulsson, the head of Freshfields’ international arbitration […]