Alban Tay Mahtani & de Silva LLP (ATMD) one of Singapore's leading law firms, has entered in to a global association agreement with international firm Bird & Bird LLP increasing Bird & Bird's presence in South-East Asia.
Italo De Feo has joined the intellectual property and technology group at the Rome office of DLA Piper.
All 13 lawyers from the Charleston, West Virginia, firm Hendrickson & Long PLLC have joined Pittsburgh-based Eckert Seamans Cherin & Merlott LLC, launching Eckert Seamans' eleventh office.
Stephen Yslas is the new corporate vice president and general counsel of defence and technology company, Northrop Grumman.
Bradley Arant Rose & White LLP has merged with Nashville based Boult Cummings Conners & Berry PLC.
On 1 January 2009 Roel Nieuwdorp, Carl Bevernage and Wilfred Goris joined forces to establish the law firm Nieuwdorp Bevernage Goris (NBGOlex) in Brussels and Antwerp.
Christian Hilti has joined the patent litigation firm Rentsch & Partner.
Finnish firms Borenius & Kemppinen and Aminoff & Weissenberg Attorneys have merged.
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