Shipping expert Simon Tatham has joined the London office of Norwegian firm Wikborg Rein LLP on 1 January 2010.
Financial services group Prudential has officially appointed Margaret Coltman as group general counsel and company secretary.
International law firms Hogan & Hartson LLP and Lovells LLP have announced a merger.
Leading competition lawyer Rachel Brandenburger will be leaving Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP at the end of this year for a position as a special adviser for the US Department of Justice.
The White House has announced that Bob Bauer will serve as the new White House Counsel succeeding Greg Craig who will return to private practice.
DreamWorks Animation SKG has named its head of litigation and technology law Andrew Chang as its new general counsel based in Glendale, California.
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