People and firms

Boutique departures continue as Seraglini joins Freshfields

Christophe Seraglini is leaving Betto Seraglini, the Parisian disputes boutique he co-founded seven years ago, to join the partnership at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in Paris.

18 September 2019

Duo launch Geneva boutique

Two former Derains & Gharavi lawyers have reunited to launch a Geneva-based arbitration boutique with a special focus on economic sanctions.

11 September 2019

Eversheds Sutherland hires duo from Paris boutique

Eversheds Sutherland has hired Julien Fouret and Gaëlle Le Quillec from Parisian boutique Betto Seraglini to join the partnership in its Paris office.

10 September 2019

Dentons wins seizure of client’s Congo award

A Delaware court has allowed Dentons to have a former client's US$250 million ICC award against the Democratic Republic of the Congo seized to recover unpaid legal fees.

30 August 2019

Canadian government hires from funder

Alexandra Dosman has left her position at third-party funder Vannin Capital to join Canada’s Trade Law Bureau as counsel in Ottawa.

15 August 2019

Cadwalader hires from funder in London

Former Skadden lawyer Simon Walsh has joined the London office of US firm Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft after working for more than a year as a senior investment officer at a third-party funder.

25 July 2019

Fieldfisher launches Paris practice with hire from White & Case

Marily Paralika has joined Fieldfisher as partner from White & Case to launch its international arbitration practice in Paris.

25 June 2019

Busse open for business

Daniel Busse, the former head of Allen & Overy’s international arbitration practice in Germany, has launched his new boutique in Frankfurt.

29 April 2019

Clifford Chance team launch Paris boutique

Jean-Pierre Grandjean, the former head of Clifford Chance’s dispute resolution group in Paris, has opened a new boutique, where he is joined by two other practitioners from his old firm.

17 April 2019

Allen & Gledhill promotes India-focused partner

Vivekananda N, a former SIAC deputy registrar who helped to launch the institution’s Mumbai office, had been promoted to foreign law partner at Allen & Gledhill in Singapore.

02 April 2019

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