Topic: Boutiques

Abu Dhabi boutique opens in London

Mantle Law, an Abu Dhabi disputes boutique launched last year, has hired construction disputes partner Gurbinder Grewal from Dentons to launch a new office in London.

03 November 2021

Mourre launches Paris boutique

Months after stepping down as president of the ICC International Court of Arbitration, Alexis Mourre has launched a new Paris boutique with three other partners.

26 October 2021

Boutique expands to Toronto with Torys hire

Myriam Seers has left Canadian firm Torys to join transatlantic disputes boutique Savoie Laporte as its third partner, helping to launch its new office in Toronto.

21 July 2021

Lawyer behind mega-award launches boutique in London

Seamus Andrew, the lawyer who won a US$10 billion award against Nigeria and was recently revealed to have acquired a majority interest in the award creditor, has launched his own London disputes boutique.

28 May 2021

Former Freshfields counsel launches Paris boutique

Gisèle Stephens-Chu has left Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, where she helped Kenya defeat a US$340 million ICSID claim, to launch her own Paris disputes boutique.

25 May 2021

Swedish boutique hires Baker McKenzie practice head

Swedish boutique Westerberg & Partners has hired Stefan Bessman from Baker McKenzie, where he led the Stockholm disputes team.

24 May 2021

UK boutique hires from Milbank and Akin Gump

James Glaysher and Paul Kinninmont have left Akin Gump and Milbank respectively to join the partnership at London disputes boutique Candey.

21 April 2021

Ex-Ferrere lawyer founds Ecuador boutique

David Toscano, who has worked on investment claims against Ecuador, has left Latin American firm Ferrere to launch his own disputes boutique in Quito.

19 April 2021

Two London boutiques join forces

PCB Litigation, a disputes boutique part-owned by Burford Capital, has merged with London fraud specialists Byrne and Partners to form a new firm handling "all forms of dispute resolution".

01 April 2021

Swiss boutique makes first promotion

Daniel Durante has become the first partner to be promoted at Patocchi & Marzolini, the Geneva disputes boutique set up seven years ago by former members of Lenz & Staehelin.

30 March 2021

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