Movers & Shakers

Movers & Shakers

Stephenson Harwood recruits Nick Sharratt as partner

Stephenson Harwood LLP has strengthened its dispute resolution practice with the appointment of Nick Sharratt as a partner in its Dubai office. Sharratt’s practice focusses primarily on international arbitration, on which he advises clients across jurisdictions in the...


Covington expands M&A Capability in the Middle East with Rupert Harper

Rupert Harper has joined Covington’s Corporate Practice as a partner in Dubai. Harper’s arrival follows the recent addition of international arbitration partner Philip Norman, also resident in Dubai. Harper has a wide-ranging practice advising on mergers and...


DWF appoints co-head of employment practice in the UAE

Thenji Moyo (Macanda) joins the DWF Dubai office as co-head of the employment practice and legal director as the business continues to expand its employment presence across the Middle East region. Thenji joins the business from...


Peter Hansen joins The Bench

The Bench FZE has announced it has welcomed Peter Hansen to its team of legal consultants. Hansen has over 20 years’ experience across a range of intellectual property areas (IP) including IP dispute resolution, litigation and...


Global Advocacy restructures with new hires and appointments

Global Advocacy and Legal Counsel has announced that Sharon Lakhan has been made up to partner. Sharon joined the firm in 2015 and will assume responsibility as the head of dispute resolution department effective on August 1, 2019....

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