Baker & McKenzie added James Thompson and Joanna Hewitt as partners to their office in London, which further strengthened its Corporate Practice, the firm announced. Thompson and Hewitt both have a wide range of experience with transaction and the additions are expected to enhance the firm’s markets and corporate capabilities.
Bird & Bird appointed Paul Waszink to join their Tech & Comms and Media sector groups as a senior associate in The Hague. Mr. Waszink will brings more than 15 years’ experience in the industries, which is going to reinforce the firm’s position as a top law firm in the related industries, the firm said.
Greenberg Traurig welcomed Paul M. Seby in its Denver office as Shareholder in the firm’s Environmental practice. Seby has comprehensive experience in various types of environmental industries.
Jones Day hired Julia E. McEvoy as a partner in the firm’s Washington Office. McEvoy will work on the firm’s Antitrust & Competition Law practice and will be in charge of advising senior DOJ and Obama Administration officials. The firm said the addition will enhance the antitrust team.
Jones Day added Mark Crean as a Partner to its Sydney Office. Crean is going to work on the firm’s Australian M&A Practice with his solid knowledge on mergers and acquisitions and private equity. The addition will empower the firm’s ability to offer better service to its clients globally, the firm said in a statement.