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Freshfields announces 39 new counsel

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer (‘Freshfields’) has announced the promotion of 39 new counsel from across all regions and practice groups. 

They are all outstanding lawyers and reflect the diversity and scope of our collective expertise and depth across sectors, markets and practice areas.

Freshfields’ Senior Partner, Georgia Dawson, commented: “Congratulations to all our new counsel. These promotions recognise their significant talent, hard work and contribution to our clients, colleagues and to the firm. We wish them every success in their new roles.”

The list of promotions is set out below:

Antitrust, Competition and Trade
Giorgio Candeloro, Rome
Petya Katsarska, Paris
Angela Landry, Silicon Valley / Washington, DC

Dispute Resolution
Jan Henning Buschfeld, Düsseldorf
Lara Friederichs, Hamburg / Munich
Lauren Kaplin, Washington, DC
Jennifer Loeb, Washington, DC
Zara Merali, Dubai
Federico Mercuri, Rome
Lukas Pomaroli, Vienna
Vasuda Sinha, Paris

Global Transactions
Sara Barin, London
Joseph Biesterfield, London
Scott Blumenkranz, Silicon Valley
James Chapman, London / Abu Dhabi
Richard Daniels, London
Olaf Ehlers, New York
Tim Elkerbout, Amsterdam
Gernot Fritz, Vienna
Henry Hutten, New York
Christian Joellinger, Vienna
Maximilian Lasson, Munich
Ethan Magid, London
Abdallah Maher, Dubai
Don Methven, Hong Kong
Chris Milliken, Vietnam
Rikin Morjaria, London
Arnaud Mouton, Paris
Alexander Pospisil, Frankfurt
Jon Scurr, London
Rachel Seeley, London
Lukas Treichl, Vienna / Berlin
Sonia Tubiana, Paris
Sigrid Ververken, Brussels
Marcus Wolter, Tokyo

People & Reward
Julia Förster, Düsseldorf
Sarah Ghulamhussain, Silicon Valley

María Mera, Madrid
Martin Rehberg, Munich



Notes to Editors
Biographies and photos available on request.

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Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP is a global law firm with a long track record of successfully advising the world's leading national and multinational corporations and financial institutions on ground-breaking and business-critical challenges. Our team of more than 2,800 lawyers and other legal professionals delivers global results from our 28 offices worldwide. Our commitment, local and multinational expertise and business know-how means our clients can rely on us when it matters most.