Hello and welcome to the first Fides Weekly Update of the year! Take a look at this week’s key trends, moves, and developments in the UK legal sector.
Movers and Shakers
James Roslington joins Kirkland’s Investment Funds practice from Libya-Analysis, a consulting company which specializes in sectors such as maritime security, oil, and energy, where he was a Director of Operations.
Michael Godden, former EMEA Head of Dispute Resolution at Norton Rose Fulbright, joins Allen & Overy as a Finance Litigation partner.
Sarah Jordan, an antitrust specialist, joins Goodwin Procter from Kirkland & Ellis, where she will be building up the firm’s antitrust practice.
Gemma Townley, who specialises in technology procurement and commercial contracts, joins TLT from Sharpe Pritchard
David Lewis, former Clifford Chance partner, joins White & Case’s Global Mergers and Acquisitions Practice.
David Marshall, who focuses on private equity, venture capital, and technology M&A, joins Baker Bott’s Corporate team from Norton Rose Fulbright.
Emma Clark, a financial services M&A partner, and Edward Holmes, a private equity partner, join CMS from Linklaters and Clifford Chance, respectively.
Kamal Majevadia, former Sydney Mitchell Partner, joins the Irwin Mitchell Will, Trust and Estate Dispute team, which is the largest specialist national team in the UK.
Matthew Williams has joined the Infrastructure, Projects and Energy team at Addleshaw Goddard from Fieldfisher, where he was the Co-Head of the Energy and Natural Resources team.
Mergers & Alliances
Office Openings & Closings
Promotions and Appointments
Technology & Innovation