People and firms

Expert firms settle feud over Glassdoor review

Atlanta-headquartered Secretariat has withdrawn a US litigation against rival expert witness firm HKA over a fake employee review on the website Glassdoor.

13 July 2021

Baker McKenzie promotes four

Baker McKenzie has promoted Judith Mulholland in London, Santiago Maqueda in Buenos Aires and Pumma Doungrutana in Bangkok to the partnership, while naming partner Erik Forsin as head of the Sweden dispute resolution group.

12 July 2021

Korean lawyer returns to familiar pastures

Harold Noh has returned to his old firm Kim & Chang in Seoul as partner after working at Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan in Hong Kong.

08 July 2021

Milbank partner moves to Arbitration Chambers

Michael Nolan has left GAR 100 firm Milbank to join Arbitration Chambers as an independent arbitrator based in New York and Washington, DC.

07 July 2021

Shearman promotes and looks beyond Paris

Shearman & Sterling has promoted counsel in Abu Dhabi, Washington, DC and Hong Kong as it looks to “fully integrate” its global practice following the departure of renowned team members in Paris earlier this year.

07 July 2021

Debevoise promotes in Hong Kong

Cameron Sim has been promoted to international counsel at Debevoise & Plimpton in Hong Kong.

06 July 2021

Juratowitch to join Essex Court Chambers

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer's head of public international law Ben Juratowitch QC is to join Essex Court Chambers as a barrister.

01 July 2021

Canadian makes partner at Teynier Pic

Canadian national Sara Nadeau-Séguin, counsel in a closely watched case at the European Court of Justice, has been promoted to partner at Paris disputes boutique Teynier Pic.

29 June 2021

Arnold & Porter recruits from Volterra Fietta

Álvaro Nistal, a public international lawyer who recently helped Nigeria to defeat a multi-billion-dollar ICSID claim, has left Volterra Fietta to become counsel at Arnold & Porter in London.

28 June 2021

Swedish firm promotes from Gazprom team

Polina Permyakova, who has acted for Russia’s Gazprom in a series of gas pricing disputes, has been promoted to partner at Delphi in Stockholm.

18 June 2021

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