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Squire Sanders Boosts Global Capital Markets Capability in London
Squire Sanders has expanded its global capital markets capability with the addition of partner Tomas Cerdan in London. Tomas joins Squire Sanders from White & Case LLP.  His broad capital markets practice covers straight debt (bonds, loan p...
16 March 2012
Squire Sanders Advise on the Purchase of 2M Holdings Ltd
A corporate team from the Leeds and Manchester offices of global law firm, Squire Sanders recently advised Mottie Kessler on his purchase of the remaining shares in 2M Holdings Limited, a holding company which owns the Leeds-based Surfachem and Runco...
13 March 2012
Squire Sanders Promotes 17 Lawyers to Partnership
Squire Sanders has admitted 17 lawyers into the partnership and has promoted five lawyers to principal. “Our new partners and principals possess the qualities that our lawyers are known for: hard work, excellence, teamwork and strong determination ...
13 March 2012
Squire Sanders Phoenix-based Partner Matthew Holman Earns National Honor for Client Service Two Years in a Row
Squire Sanders Phoenix-based partner Matthew Holman earns recognition as a BTI Client Service MVP, earning the BTI Client Service All-Star honor for a second consecutive year. > The BTI Consulting Group Inc. annual rankings are based on unprompte...
9 March 2012
Trends in Global Energy & Resources M&A: Squire Sanders Report Highlights North American Consolidation, Growing Cross-border Activity and the Rise of Asian Investors
Global trends in energy and resources dealmaking emerge in a new report published by Squire Sanders in partnership with mergermarket. The Energy & Resources 2012 Report, first in a Global M&A Series, analyses data on dealmaking activity in en...
March 2012
Squire Sanders Plans to Open Korea Office
Squire Sanders announced today that it has applied to the Korean Ministry of Justice to open an office in Seoul, Korea.  The announcement follows the ratification of the Korea-U.S. Free Trade Agreement, which will come into effect on M...
6 March 2012
Squire Sanders Expands Healthcare Strength in Columbus and Washington DC Offices
Squire Sanders is pleased to announce the addition of David E. Kopans, Andrew G. Jack and India K. Brim to our growing healthcare practice. David joins Squire Sanders as an associate in our Columbus office. David focuses his practice on a range of ...
29 February 2012
Todd Cooper Joins S.O.R.T.A. Board of Trustees
Todd Cooper, a partner at the law firm Squire Sanders, was named to the Southwest Ohio Regional Transit Authority’s board of trustees on Feb. 21. Cooper focuses his practice on tax matters related to public finance, primarily the federal taxation asp...
27 February 2012
Squire Sanders Launches International Shipping Team In London
Squire Sanders continues the expansion of its global Transportation, Shipping and Logistics industry group with the launch of a wholly new maritime practice team in London. It is led by three new partners – Graham Harris and Dharmendra Nair...
23 February 2012
Squire Sanders Boosts Presence in Asia
Squire Sanders announced a significant step forward in implementing its strategy to continue developing its presence in the Asia Pacific region. Mao Tong, Peter Chow and Ignatius Hwang have joined Squire Sanders from Bryan Cave in Hong Kong and Singa...
16 February 2012
Squire Sanders Advises on one of the First Private Equity Investments Under the UK’s Legal Services Act
Squire Sanders has announced that it has advised on one of the first investments by a private equity house in a law firm structured through an Alternative Business Structure under the Legal Services Act 2007.  Duke Street, which has been investi...
14 February 2012
Squire Sanders advises on the acquisition of patient bedside terminal provider, JAOtech
The London office of global law firm Squire Sanders recently acted for the shareholders of bedside terminal provider, JAOtech Limited which has been acquired by Barco, one of the world’s leading healthcare imaging specialists. Barco has acquired UK b...
13 February 2012
Squire Sanders Ranked No. 1 Bond Counsel in Arizona for 11 Straight Years
Squire Sanders has claimed the No. 1 spot for the 11th consecutive year in Thomson Reuters’ rankings of bond counsel law firms in Arizona. The rankings are based on the principal dollar amount of long-term municipal new bond issues sold in 2011. D...
13 February 2012
Global Squire Sanders Team Advises Tokyo Gas on Participation in US$34 Billion Ichthys LNG Project
Squire Sanders recently advised Tokyo Gas Co., Ltd., Japan’s largest natural gas utility, on an equity sales and purchase agreement with INPEX Corp. and Total SA to acquire a participating interest in the estimated US$34 billion Ichthys Liquefied Nat...
13 February 2012
Squire Sanders Expands Public Finance Practice
Squire Sanders is expanding its West Coast and national public finance practices with the addition of Robyn L. Helmlinger as a partner in Northern California, resident in its San Francisco office.  Ms. Helmlinger is a health care and school fina...
6 February 2012
Squire Sanders advises on sale of Fallago Rig Windfarm
Squire Sanders has recently acted for the shareholders of North British Windpower Limited (now Fallago Rig Windfarm Limited) in relation to the sale of the company to EDF Energy Renewables. The company is the owner of the consented 144MW 48 turbine F...
6 February 2012
Squire Sanders Wins Mumsnet Award 2011
Squire Sanders has become the first and only law firm to be recognised for its family friendly working environment by Mumsnet, the well-known website which is one of the most trusted sources of information for millions of UK parents. Squire Sanders&n...
6 February 2012
Squire Sanders advises on Spanish-backed wind farm project in Poland
Squire Sanders’ Warsaw office has closed a major wind farm project deal in Northern Poland, advising Taiga Mistral, a Spanish private equity fund focused on renewable energy. After over 18 months of intensive negotiations, Taiga Mistral has completed...
2 February 2012
Squire Sanders Associate Earns Top Healthcare Management Credential
John E. Wyand, a Healthcare Associate at global legal practice Squire Sanders recently became a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives, the nation’s leading professional society for healthcare leaders. Fellow status represents achie...
1 February 2012
Squire Sanders Boosts Bratislava Office With Partner Hire
Squire Sanders has announced that Jana Pagáčová has rejoined its Bratislava office as a European partner in the corporate team. Jana joins the global legal practice from Ružička Csekes s.r.o. in association with CMS where she led the firm’s corporat...
30 January 2012
Scott A. Kane Named Managing Partner of Squire Sanders’ Cincinnati Office
Scott A. Kane has been named managing partner of Squire Sanders’ Cincinnati office. Squire Sanders is a global law firm with 37 offices in countries throughout North and South America, Europe, Asia, and Australia.  Lawyers in the Cincinnati off...
25 January 2012
Squire Sanders Announces New Global Leadership Appointments
Squire Sanders has named a new managing partner for the US LLP and two new members of the legal practice’s global board. Stephen C. Mahon is managing partner charged with overseeing strategic operations for the US LLP, replacing Howard J.C. Nicols,...
25 January 2012
Squire Sanders Boosts Benefits Practice in New York Office
Lawyer Candace L. Quinn Joins Taxation and Benefits Practice  Candace L. Quinn, a tax lawyer who has wide-ranging experience advising public and private businesses and institutions on benefits and taxation matters, has joined global legal p...
19 January 2012
2012 Corporate Equality Index
The Human Rights Campaign Foundation's Corporate Equality Index report, released each year, provides an in-depth analysis and rating of large US-based employers and their policies and practices pertinent to LGBT employees, consumers and investors. Fo...
17 January 2012
Squire Sanders Expands Northern California Corporate Practice
Global legal practice Squire Sanders is expanding its corporate law presence in Northern California with the addition of lawyers Matteo Daste and Thomas E. Gaynor. Daste and Gaynor join Squire Sanders as of counsel from Buchalter Nemer, where they c...
13 January 2012
Squire Sanders advises Travel Technology Investments Limited (owner of Travel Republic) on its sale to Dubai based dnata World Travel
Squire Sanders has advised longstanding client Travel Technology Investments Limited and its founders Kane Pirie, Chris Waite and Paul Furner on the sale of the entire issued share capital of the company to dnata World Travel Limited. Travel Technolo...
5 January 2012
Former US EPA, Arizona Environmental Department Leader Joins Squire Sanders
Stephen A. Owens, who led the US Environmental Protection Agency’s programs on chemicals and pesticides under President Obama and is a former director of the Arizona Department of Environmental Quality, has joined Squire, Sanders & Dempsey. Owen...
20 December 2011
Cross-Border Squire Sanders Team Advises Brookfield Residential Property Services on Global Acquisition
Squire, Sanders & Dempsey lawyers working in four countries advised Brookfield Residential Property Services regarding its acquisition of Prudential Real Estate and Relocation Services. The transaction, which was announced December 6, establish...
9 December 2011
Squire Sanders Hosts US Rep. Robert C. “Bobby” Scott at FCPA Practical Compliance Workshop
Efforts to reform the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) are gaining momentum, according to Squire Sanders lawyers participating in a workshop on proposed amendments to the Act. The workshop, Foreign Corrupt Practices Act Reform: A Path Toward...
6 December 2011
Inaugural North West Finance Director Awards honours the region’s elite
The first North West Finance Director Awards last night honoured the region’s leading Finance Directors at a prestigious awards ceremony held at the landmark Hilton Deansgate in Manchester. The awards seek to recognise the key contribution and except...
30 November 2011
Outstanding success for the UK’s Annual Hotel Conference
The 8th Annual Hotel Conference which took place earlier this month in Manchester has become the UK’s leading conference for independent hoteliers with over 350 delegates there to network, debate and pick up tips from industry experts, who included k...
21 November 2011
Squire Sanders boosts Frankfurt office with double hire
Squire, Sanders & Dempsey is expanding its Frankfurt office with the appointment of intellectual property, commercial and regulatory lawyers Iliana and Philip Haleen as partner and of counsel, respectively. Iliana and Philip will join the global ...
21 November 2011
Squire Sanders ranked as top legal advisor for second year by Legal Week
Legal Week, one of the UK’s leading legal publications, recently released the results of its annual client satisfaction survey of best legal advisers. Squire Sanders is ranked at the top of the UK national legal adviser category for the second consec...
21 November 2011
Squire Sanders Hammonds advises sale of the historic "Ernst-Reuter-Haus" in Berlin
R+V-Lebensversicherung AG together with R+V-Pensionsversicherung aG acquired the historic "Ernst-Reuter-Haus" in Berlin, a landmark of the German capital city. The seller of the Luxembourgish and German property companies was a joint venture of the ...
15 November 2011
Squire Sanders Celebrates 20 Years in Budapest and Bratislava
Squire, Sanders & Dempsey is celebrating the 20 year anniversary of its offices in Budapest and Bratislava.  The global legal practice was one of the first to establish offices in Hungary and Slovakia, and since then has been at the forefron...
14 November 2011
Squire Sanders Names New Corporate Practice Leadership for the Americas and Cleveland
Two Cleveland-based corporate transactional lawyers have been named to lead regional segments of Squire, Sanders & Dempsey’s Corporate and Corporate Finance Practice Group. Global practice group leader William Downs announced that Daniel G. Beri...
November 2011
Squire Sanders Hammonds advises on second GB Group acquisition of 2011
A Manchester-based team has advised longstanding client, GB Group Plc, the identity management specialist on their £11.2 million acquisition of Capscan Ltd, which was announced to the markets today. GB Group has announced that it has conditionally ag...
2 November 2011
Squire Sanders Receives Global M&A Network’s Americas M&A Atlas Award - Food and Beverage Deal of the Year
Global legal practice Squire, Sanders & Dempsey received top honors October 25 at the annual Americas M&A Atlas Awards sponsored by Global M&A Network. Squire Sanders received the award based on counsel provided leading Canadian fruit ju...
31 October 2011
Squire Sanders Appoints New Head of Pensions
Squire Sanders Hammonds has announced the appointment of Catherine McKenna as the global practice group leader of the pensions team.  Catherine joined the firm in 1994 and has been a partner within the pensions team for 15 years. She is ranked...
31 October 2011
Squire Sanders Hammonds appoints leading outsourcing partner to its Intellectual Property & Technology team
Squire Sanders Hammonds is boosting its Intellectual Property & Technology team in London with the appointment of IT and outsourcing expert, Garfield Smith. Garfield Smith has joined Squire Sanders Hammonds from Pinsent Masons, where he was a par...
24 October 2011
Squire Sanders Launches Western Australia Office
In its second major expansion in less than a year, Squire, Sanders & Dempsey combines on 1 October 2011 with the Perth-based partnership of one of Western Australia’s oldest and most progressive law firms. The combination significantly expands Sq...
29 September 2011
Global Team Advises Hitachi Data Systems Corporation
Squire, Sanders & Dempsey fielded a global team to advise Hitachi Data Systems Corporation on the company’s acquisition of BlueArc Corporation. The all-cash transaction was announced Sept. 7. Hitachi Data Systems Corporation (HDS) is a wholly ow...
16 September 2011
First Interactive Employment Law iPhone App for UK Employers
Global law firm Squire Sanders Hammonds has launched a new, interactive iPhone application - the Employment Law Cloud. The app has been specifically designed to provide instant legal and HR solutions for businesses with employees in the UK. Free to ...
September 2011
Squire Sanders advises VietinBank on its first overseas banking license
Squire, Sanders & Dempsey partners Andreas Fillmann (Financial Services) and Karl M. Walter (Corporate) have advised and represented Vietnam Joint Stock Commercial Bank for Industry and Trade (VietinBank) on obtaining a banking license for a bran...
25 August 2011
Squire Sanders Partners Approve Western Australia Combination
The global partnership of Squire, Sanders & Dempsey has enthusiastically approved the proposed combination with Minter Ellison Perth, placing Squire Sanders among the world’s top 20 legal practices. Partners at the firm in Western Australia voted...
18 August 2011
Squire Sanders Names New Partners in China, Building on Momentum in Asia Pacific
Two corporate lawyers who play integral roles in Squire, Sanders & Dempsey’s work with local multinational businesses based in China and elsewhere have been named national partners in the global legal practice. The new partners are Huimin (Laura)...
18 August 2011
Squire Sanders appoints new Moscow partner
Squire Sanders has appointed Eugenia Bektasheva as European partner in Financial Services in its Moscow office. Previously a senior associate at Allen & Overy LLP’s Moscow office, Eugenia has substantial banking experience, representing internati...
16 August 2011
Squire Sanders Hammonds adds heavyweight partner to its Corporate team in Birmingham
Squire Sanders Hammonds is to boost its corporate team in Birmingham with the appointment of M&A and capital markets expert, Edward Dawes. Edward Dawes will join Squire Sanders Hammonds in September from Wragge & Co, where he has been a partn...
15 August 2011
Squire Sanders Eyes Asia Pacific Expansion
Perth, Australia - Squire, Sanders & Dempsey, a top 25 global legal practice, is finalizing talks with the majority of the partners from the Western Australia firm that has operated under the Minter Ellison brand for more than two decades. S...
5 August 2011
Squire Sanders Advises on Landmark Telecoms Joint Venture
Squire, Sanders & Dempsey has advised Polska Telefonia Cyfrowa, the operator of T-Mobile in Poland, on its 15-year agreement to share radio access networks with PTK Centertel, operator of the Orange network in Poland. As part of the agreement, th...
29 July 2011
Squire Sanders Hammonds Announces Financial Results
Results published by Squire Sanders Hammonds for the year to April 2011 show that fee income for the legal practice matched last year’s figure of £118.00 million, while Profits per Equity Partner stand at £375,000, an increase of three per cent.* Pe...
22 July 2011
Squire Sanders Hammonds advises on GB Group’s latest acquisition
A Manchester based team from Squire Sanders Hammonds has advised longstanding client, GB Group Plc the identity management specialist, on their acquisition of DataDiscoveries Ltd, which was announced to the markets today. GB Group Plc has announced t...
13 July 2011
Squire Sanders Hammonds advises British institution, Greggs Bakery
The Leeds employment team at Squire Sanders Hammonds is celebrating after being appointed to advise British institution, Greggs Bakery, on its employment work. Greggs is a listed company with a market capitalisation of around £500 million and close ...
12 July 2011
Squire Sanders Hammonds Advises Packaging Company on UK Expansion
Squire Sanders Hammonds in Birmingham has advised Spanish-owned international packaging company SAICA on the acquisition of Cutts Recycling, a waste recovery business based in Yorkshire. SAICA is a world leader in corrugated-based packaging. Employ...
7 July 2011
Squire Sanders Hammonds Wins European Pensions Law Team of Year Award
Squire Sanders Hammonds won European Pensions Law Team of the Year at the European Pensions Awards 2011, which were held last night at London’s Grosvenor House Hotel.    The European Pensions Awards recognize outstanding achievement in the...
1 July 2011
Squire Sanders Advising Lassonde Industries Inc. On US$390 Million Acquisition
Squire, Sanders & Dempsey is providing cross-practice counsel to Lassonde Industries Inc. regarding its US$390 million acquisition of Clement Pappas and Company, Inc. The transaction, which is expected to close in August, will create a major Nort...
27 June 2011
Squire Sanders act on natural resources flotation
London (9th June 2011) – A global team from Squire Sanders has advised 3Legs Resources plc, a company focused on the exploration and development of unconventional oil and gas resources, in relation to its Initial Public Offering (IPO) on the AIM mark...
June 2011
Squire Sanders Prevails on Behalf of AmFin Financial Corporation In Precedent-Setting US$500 Million Regulatory Dispute
A federal judge, following the recommendation of an advisory jury, ruled in favor of AmFin Financial Corporation (AFC) in a case of first impression nationally with significant implications for federal bank regulators that attempt to make holding com...
9 June 2011
Squire Sanders Hammonds Advises Famous UK Brand, Lee Cooper
The Birmingham office of Squire Sanders Hammonds has been retained by Red Diamond Holdings, the owner of the Lee Cooper brands, to advise on the global licensing of the Lee Cooper trade marks as well as general commercial matters. Lee Cooper, Europe’...
6 June 2011
Squire Sanders Advises Longtime Client Telvent on US$2 Billion Acquisition by Schneider Electric
A multi-office team of lawyers with Squire, Sanders & Dempsey advised global IT solutions and business information provider Telvent GIT S.A. in connection with Telvent’s agreement to be acquired by global energy management specialist, Schneider E...
2 June 2011
Squire Sanders Continues to Expand Its Global White-Collar Defense Practice With Another Seasoned Fraud Prosecutor
Squire, Sanders & Dempsey continues to expand its white-collar criminal defense and investigations expertise with the addition of Thomas E. Zeno. Zeno brings more than 25 years of experience in the Fraud and Public Corruption Section of the Uni...
2 June 2011
Squire Sanders Advises Valeant Pharmaceuticals on €314m Acquisition
Squire, Sanders & Dempsey has advised Valeant Pharmaceuticals International, Inc. on the acquisition of AB Sanitas for approximately €314 million in cash. The major shareholders of Sanitas have agreed to sell 87.2 percent of shares to Valean...
25 May 2011
Squire Sanders Advises on US$440 Million Acquisition of Nadra Bank
Squire, Sanders & Dempsey has advised Group DF on its $440 million acquisition of Nadra Bank.  Group DF is a private international group of companies whose interests and assets range from energy and chemicals through to financial services an...
24 May 2011
Squire, Sanders & Dempsey Advises on IFLR ‘Project Finance Deal of the Year’
Squire, Sanders & Dempsey advised on International Finance Law Review’s ‘Project Finance Deal of the Year,’ the refinancing of ContourGlobal L.P’s ‘quad gen’ power plants, announced at the 2011 European Awards held recently in London. Squire San...
18 May 2011
Squire Sanders Hammonds Appoints new Real Estate Partner to Leeds Office
Squire Sanders Hammonds has announced a new partner hire to the Leeds office, with the appointment of Real Estate partner, Matthew Dalzell. Matthew will join Squire Sanders Hammonds from Watson Burton, where he became partner in August 2009. Matthew...
9 May 2011
Squire Sanders Hammonds Advises New Client JoJo Maman Bébé on Private Equity Investment
Squire Sanders Hammonds has advised JoJo Maman Bébé Limited and its founder Laura Tenison on a private equity investment from Magenta Partners, who have taken a minority stake in the specialist multi-channel baby, nursery and maternity retailer. The...
3 May 2011
Squire Sanders Expands Global Finance Strength With Additional Cross-Border and Transportation Expertise
Squire, Sanders & Dempsey is expanding its global finance capability with the addition of partner Marianne Rosenberg and of counsel Jill Davidson. The duo will be based in Squire Sanders’ growing New York office. “Marianne is highly skilled in c...
2 May 2011
Squire Sanders Public Service Initiative Briefs Congress on Solitary Confinement
Squire Sanders Public Service Initiative associates Carine M. Williams and Samuel Spital participated in an April 7 congressional briefing on the use and effects of solitary confinement in American prisons. The public briefing, convened by John Con...
7 April 2011
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