Paul Weiss scoops DoJ prosecutor for New York practice

Sign in or register to continue reading.

Gain access to the latest news from The Lawyer.com, our jobs board, career insight and much more.

Register now to The Lawyer to access our latest news stories, read selected briefings from key firms and gain essential careers insight to help you make the most of your current and future roles.

Contact Us: if you have any questions regarding your subscription, call us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 or email us at customerservices@thelawyer.com

Register now

Having problems?

Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3723 | email: customerservices@thelawyer.com

If you are looking for our Jobs site, please click here 

Related briefings

Gowling advises Cairngorm Capital on acquisition of MJ Wilson Group

International law firm Gowling WLG has advised client Cairngorm Capital Partners LLP (Cairngorm Capital) on the acquisition of M J Wilson Group Limited (MJ Wilson), the leading independent UK distributor of process instrumentation and control products. The transaction was led by Corporate, Finance and Tax partner Ian Piggin, Jade MacDonald and Stephen Bowman with support […]

Tikit enhances UK sales team

To deal with growing client demand Tikit expands its sales team with the appointment of former IT Lab employee Craig Dootson.  Craig has vast experience of the IT industry having worked across multiple areas including licensing, thin client technology, cloud hosting and Office 365.

Cedarlake acquires majority share of BMF

Cedarlake Private Equity Fund I, advised by Rantum Capital, has acquired from Argos Soditic Funds the majority of BMF Group AG, the world’s third-largest ropeway manufacturer with more than 320 employees in Switzerland. Vischer advised Cedarlake and Rantum. The team led by partner Dr. Robert Bernet comprised Dr. Peter Kühn, Sebastian Flückiger, Ruben Masar, Aron […]

Pensions in 30 Podcasts, episode 27: Termination of employment and pension losses

By Ian Chapman-Curry Key Points Calculating pension loss can be complex, especially where the employee was in a defined benefit pension scheme. The Employment Tribunal service published a 2003 guidance note which suggested two methods for approximating pension loss without the need for actuarial advice, but this guidance has now been withdrawn. During April and […]

Ogier in Luxembourg advises Echo Energy on £20m bond issue

Ogier has provided Luxembourg advice to Echo Energy plc (Echo Energy) on the raising of £20m through an issue of bonds listed on the Luxembourg Stock Exchange Euro MTF Market. Echo Energy plc is a London listed Latin American focused mid-cap oil and gas company pursuing a high value piped onshore gas strategy across South […]

Recommended

Vinay Veneik
1

SDT’s judgment on Veneik shenanigans receives endorsement of the profession

It was a desire to uphold the probity of the legal profession that led the Solicitors Disciplinary Tribunal (SDT) to strike off former Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) partner Vinay Veneik. Veneik was admitted to the roll in 1988 and joined BLP as a partner in 2000. He was regarded as one of the firm’s rising […]

1

Lovells promotes 21 ahead of Hogan merger

Lovells has promoted 21 lawyers to its partnership in its largest promotions round since 2007. Last year the firm made up 19 and 18 in 2008. In 2007 the firm promoted a record 31 new partners, up from 18 the year before. As was the case last year (9 April 2009) the corporate practice has […]

On the up

There’s nothing like a weekend of sunshine to pick up the nation’s mood. And if you want further evidence that the gloom of the previous two years has subsided (until the public sector cuts come, at least) then look no further than the news that the UK’s firms are back in hiring mode (see story). […]

Pamela Chepiga
1

A&O and Sullivan bag key roles in Goldman fraud case

Allen & Overy (A&O) and Sullivan & Cromwell will play key roles when Goldman Sachs defends fraud allegations brought by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Sullivan & Cromwell is representing Goldman Sachs, while A&O New York partner Pamela Chepiga is representing Fabrice Tourre, the Goldman trader also named as a defendant in the civil […]

20

Solicitor sues own firm for bad divorce settlement

A solicitor is suing his own firm for negligence and damages in the region of £300,000 in connection with advice he received ­concerning his divorce. Andrew Grove is suing Andrew Grove & Co, of which he is a partner, in the High Court. Grove is also suing his barrister, Bernard Limbrey of Three Dr ­Johnson’s Buildings. The divorce […]

Register now to The Lawyer to access our latest news stories, read selected briefings from key firms and gain essential careers insight to help you make the most of your current and future roles.

Contact Us: if you have any questions regarding your subscription, call us on +44 (0)20 7292 3716 or email us at customerservices@thelawyer.com

Register now

Having problems?

Contact us on +44 (0)20 7292 3723 | email: customerservices@thelawyer.com

If you are looking for our Jobs site, please click here