Leading energy lawyer David Blumental has joined the Hong Kong office of Latham & Watkins as a partner in the corporate department. He joins from Vinson & Elkins.
Leading Islamic finance lawyer Philip Hyde has joined K&L Gates working out of its Tokyo and Hong Kong offices.
Following an announcement in February, leading Australian firms Thomsons Lawyers and Herbert Geer have combined their respective practices to create Thomson Geer – an 80 partner law firm with offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Adelaide.
German trademark lawyer Andreas Ebert-Weidenfeller has joined Meissner Bolte in Bremen, Germany.
Marrone Bio Innovations (MBI), a leading plant health products company, has appointed Linda Moore in its newly created general counsel position. She is based in the company’s Davis, California headquarters and took up her position in March 2014.
Marcin Tomasik, a renowned life sciences practitioner, has launched Tomasik Jaworski SP (TJSP) in Poland with the help of four leading experts.
Leading business crime defence lawyer Laurence Urgenson joins the white collar defence and compliance group Mayer Brown in Washington, DC.
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