The US Securities and Exchange Commission has named Andrew Vollmer as acting general counsel in Washington, DC.
Former partner and co-founder of the firm Pepeliaev Goltsblat and Partners Andrey Goltsblat has left the firm to join forces with Berwin Leighton & Paisner LLP, forming its first Russian office entitled Goltsblat BLP.
Gary Horlick, the current holder of the Who's Who Legal Trade & Customs Lawyer of the Year award, has left his post at Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP's international trade group to become a solo practitioner in Washington, DC.
Corporate immigration lawyer Nicola Carter has moved to the London office of Penningtons Solicitors LLP as a partner.
Johan Gernandt will be joining leading Swedish law firm, Vinge.
Sarah Francios-Poncet is to become the chief legal officer and general counsel to the fashion house, Chanel.
Norman Leventhal has joined the Washington, DC office of Holland & Knight LLP as a partner.
Stephenson Harwood has hired a new head of environment. Andrew Wiseman will head the environment team in London.
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