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Hot 100: Solomon Wifa, O’Melveny & Myers

Almost three years ago Solomon Wifa made his mark in the legal community as he became the youngest-ever managing partner of O’Melveny & Myers in London at the age of 37. This year, Wifa secured a spot in the Hot 100 list for his deal-making prowess in the investment funds field. Two transactions stand out […]

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Hot 100: Karyl Nairn, Skadden Arps

It was, without any doubt or hyperbole, one of the biggest and most dramatic cases of recent years. Roman Abramovich’s titanic $6bn (£3.8bn) battle of the oligarchs against Boris Berezovsky was always going to be a headline-generator. For Skadden partner Karyl Nairn, who represented the Chelsea FC owner, it was “the full package – it […]

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