The latest lateral moves and promotions from some of the biggest players on the legal market
from the 6th July until the 12th July 2018.

Poland – Warsaw

Greenberg Trauring announced that Michał Bobrzyński has joined the firm as a Local Partner of the Warsaw Office. Michał Bobrzyński specializes in regulatory matters, including those connected with the GDPR and IT, as well as issues related to project financing. He has been advising domestic and foreign investors for years in connection with M&A transactions, as well as in the field of corporate law, bankruptcy and restructuring, and private equity.

The original press release can be found here on Greenberg Traurig’s website.

UK – London

Shearman & Sterling is pleased to announce that Ward McKimm has rejoined the firm as a partner in our Capital Markets practice. Based in the London office, Ward focuses on high yield bond offerings and other leveraged finance transactions, representing both underwriters and issuers internationally. He originally joined the firm in New York in 1997 and moved to London in 1999.

The original press release can be found here on Shearman & Sterling’s website.

USA – Chicago

Mayer Brown announced that Beth Vogel has joined the firm in its Chicago office as a partner in the Banking & Finance practice, continuing the growth of the firm’s Global Private Credit group. Ms. Vogel has considerable experience representing lenders, borrowers and private credit funds in a variety of transactional and commercial financing-related matters. She regularly advises clients on senior secured and unsecured credit facilities, unitranche and other one-stop financings.

The original press release can be found here on Mayer Brown’s  website.

USA – New York

White & Case LLP announced the expansion of its global financial institutions advisory (FIA) group with the arrival of Paul Saltzman as a partner in its New York office. The Firm’s FIA group is an integral and growing part of its Global Banking Practice. Saltzman comes to White & Case with more than 30 years of experience in the financial services industry, with prior leadership roles ranging from President to COO to General Counsel. In his role at the Firm, he will work with banks and financial services firms and their boards on regulatory and supervisory challenges, financial technology issues as well as legislative, transactional, bank insolvency and compliance matters. 

The original press release can be found here on White & Case’s website.

USA – New York

Latham & Watkins LLP is pleased to announce that Jane Greyf has rejoined the firm’s New York office as a partner in the Corporate Department and member of the Mergers & Acquisitions Practice. Greyf’s practice focuses on representing private equity firms and their portfolio companies in leveraged buyouts, private M&A transactions, joint ventures, and growth equity investments. She also advises corporate clients in strategic M&A matters.

The original press release can be found here on Latham & Watkins’ website.