Ukraine’s Lavrnovych & Partners has announced the creation and launch of a new Private Clients Practice, to be led by Oleksander Onufrienko, who the firm describes as “one of the most experienced Ukrainian consultants on structuring and private assets management.”
Former Dentons Counsel Zita Albert has joined Schoenherr as a Local Partner to lead the Budapest office's Corporate/M&A team.
Austrian White Collar Crime specialist Heidemarie Paulitsch has announced the founding of her own commercial criminal law boutique, where she "represents individuals and advises companies on their internal processes and in case of governmental investigations and leads national and international compliance projects." She also teaches workshops on the topics of House Searches and Anti-Corruption Law.
In what the firm calls "one of the most important rounds of promotions within the firm in recent years," Nestor Nestor Diculescu Kingston Petersen (NNDKP) has announced the promotion of Marius Ezer, Daniela Gramaticescu, Valeriu Mina, Oana Partenie, Catalin Radbata, and Vlad Tanase to partner. The first five were promoted within the firm's Dispute Resolution practice while Tanase works within the firm's Real Estate practice.
Cakmak Avukatlik Ortakligi — the firm in Ankara formerly doing business as the Cakmak Avukatlik Burosu and, until last year, formally associated with White & Case — has announced a number of substantial changes, including its name change, the promotion of two lawyers to the firm's partnership, the return of a Partner after several years away, and the addition of a new US-qualified lawyer to the team.
The Bucharest office of Schoenherr has announced the arrival of Georgiana Badescu from Voicu & Filipescu as a new Partner in charge of the office's competition practice. The partnership ranks in the office has also been expanded by the promotion of Eva Hegedus-Brown to Partner in the real estate practice.