Akin Gump has announced that Igor Krivoshekov has joined the firm as a Partner in its cross-border transactions practice in London.
Schoenherr has promoted employment law expert Stefan Kuhteubl to Equity Partner, effective as of February 1, 2017.
White & Case has announced that two CEE attorneys – Istanbul-based Corporate/M&A specialist Ceylan Kara and Moscow-based Project Finance specialist Ekaterina Logvinova – are among the 15 promoted by the firm to Local Partner worldwide with effect from January 1, 2017. Another six CEE lawyers (three in Prague, two in Warsaw, and one in Istanbul) were among the 26 promoted to Counsel worldwide.
Polish Banking & Finance specialist Mariusz Hyla has left Hogan Lovells in Poland to join DLA Piper's Warsaw office as Partner and Head of the Finance & Projects department.