Strategic Research Partner of the American Bar Association's Section of International LawThe Queen's Award for Enterpise 2012

Community News RSS

Pedro Callol opens specialist boutique in Spain

Pedro Callol

Pedro Callol and his team have left Roca Junyent in Madrid to form specialist firm Callol Law. The firm will focus on competition and regulatory matters in the areas of TMT, distribution and consumer goods.

Unilife injects new talent into legal team with Duane Morris hire

Medical device company Unilife has announced the appointment of John Ryan as senior vice president, general counsel and secretary. He took up his role on 8 May at the company’s York, Pennsylvania headquarters.

Eduardo Soto Pires boosts labour practice at Mattos Muriel Kestener

Eduardo Soto Pires has joined Mattos Muriel Kestener Advogados after 13 years at Veirano Advogados. He joins as a partner head of the labour department based in São Paulo.

McDermott Will & Emery hires leading transactional lawyer in Paris

Well-known practitioner Emmanuelle Trombe has left Dechert to join the Paris office of McDermott Will & Emery in its corporate advisory practice group.

Schellenberg Wittmer opens for business in Singapore

Philippe Borens

Leading Swiss firm Schellenberg Wittmer has expanded its presence into Southeast Asia with the opening of an office in Singapore. This is the firm’s first office outside of Switzerland where 140 lawyers currently reside.

Alterra Power appoints general counsel from Borden Ladner Gervais

Shannon Webber has been appointed as general counsel of Alterra Power. She will be based at the company’s Vancouver headquarters and will take up her position on 20 May.

Aviation finance specialist boosts Smith Gambrell & Russell’s New York practice

International law firm Smith Gambrell & Russell has hired leading aviation lawyer Marc Latman in its New York office. He joins from Norton Rose Fulbright.

PwC adds Pedro De la Fuente to management position in Argentina

Pedro De la Fuente, a leading corporate lawyer from Argentina, has been appointed managing director of the business law practice of PwC Legal in Buenos Aires. He joined from Rattagan Macchiavello Arocena & Peña Robirosa where he served for over a decade.

Back to top

News & Features

Community News



Pro Bono

Corporate Counsel

Women in Law

Business and Human Rights

The UK Bar

Practice Areas


The Who's Who Legal 100


Special Reports



About Us

It is not possible to buy entry into any Who's Who Legal publication

Nominees have been selected based upon comprehensive, independent survey work with both general counsel and private practice lawyers worldwide. Only specialists who have met independent international research criteria are listed.

Copyright © 2014 Law Business Research Ltd. All rights reserved. |

87 Lancaster Road, London, W11 1QQ, UK | Tel: +44 20 7908 1180 / Fax: +44 207 229 6910 |

Law Business Research Ltd

87 Lancaster Road, London
W11 1QQ, UK