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Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg expands financial expertise
Posted 24 November 2014

Davies Ward Phillips & Vineberg has hired Joel Scoler as a partner in the firm's financial services practice. Scoler joins from McCarthy Tétrault LLP, and is recognised by Chambers Global for his expertise in Banking and Finance in Canada. Read more here.

ENSafrica expands presence with Lorentz Angula merger
Posted 06 November 2014

ENSafrica has expanded its African offering by merging with 11-partner Namibian firm, Lorentz Angula. ENSafrica is Africa's largest firm and is recognised by Chambers Global for its activity in Mauritius, Uganda, Burundi, Rwanda and South Africa. Read more here.

Clyde & Co opens Brisbane office
Posted 28 October 2014

Clyde & Co has opened an office in Brisbane, its fourth office in Australia. The office will be managed by former Sparke Helmore partner Matthew Pokarier. Read more here.

Greenberg Traurig adds litigation expertise
Posted 28 October 2014

Adam Rooney is set to join Greenberg Traurig from Gide Loyrette Nouel in London.  Rooney is recognised by Chambers Global for his UK: litigation and France: litigation expertise.  Read more here.

Orrick to open in Cote D’Ivoire
Posted 20 October 2014

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP has announced the launch of an affiliated office in Abidjan, Cote d’Ivoire. The office, called Orrick RCI, will be headed by Karamoko Fadiga and Sydney Domoraud-Operi.  Read more here.

Baker & McKenzie opens second Saudi office
Posted 16 October 2014 

Baker & Mckenzie has opened an office in Jeddah, by way of an association with Abdulaziz I. Al-Ajlan & Partners. The new office will be managed by Julie Alexander, who will divide her time between Jeddah and Bahrain, and Riyadh partner Basel Barakat. Read more here.

Chambers Global

Chambers Global covers over 190 countries across the world. 
It also includes Region-wide and Global-wide sections.

Areas of Law   Each jurisdiction features one or more practice areas. Where there
is one practice area, it will usually be called ‘General Business Law’. The most complex jurisdictions may cover over ten practice areas. 

Law Firm Networks   Chambers ranks leading law firm networks around the world, by region and practice area.

Date of Publication   Chambers Global is published annually in March. However, factual information, such as mergers or lawyer-moves, is kept up-to-date on the website throughout the year.