Linklaters votes in German senior partner

Linklaters has elected Michael Lappe as its new German senior partner following the decision of incumbent Rudolf Colle to step down to concentrate on client work. Colle, who had served a three-year term in the post, will officially stand down on 30 April. Lappe, an M&A partner, will divide his time equally between client work and management.

First revealed on 5 March