The latest private practice and in-house moves from some of the biggest players on the legal market
from 8th July to 13th July 2016.


Ashurst today announces the appointment of Andrew Fraiser as a partner in its New York infrastructure team, effective September 2016. Andrew joins from Allen & Overy where he is currently a partner in its banking department. Specialising in infrastructure projects for nearly 20 years, Andrew has advised‎ public authorities, private equity investors, developers, contractors, operators and debt providers on some of the most complex and high profile projects in the US and European markets.

The full press release can be found here on Ashurst website.


Clifford Chance today announced that Eddie Frastai has joined its Real Estate practice as a partner in New York. He brings with him a broad array of domestic and international experience that will benefit the Firm’s expansive real estate sector client base. Frastai, who joins Clifford Chance from Dentons, has more than a decade of experience advising real estate owners, developers, operators, managers and financial institutions on a broad range of real estate transactions.

The full press release can be found here on Clifford Chance website


Latham & Watkins is pleased to announce that Simon Baskerville will join the firm as a partner in the Finance Department. Over the years, he has developed a formidable reputation in the UK for advising on a broad range of complex restructuring and insolvency matters. Baskerville has more than 17 years’ experience representing debtors, administrators/administrative receivers and creditors in UK based restructurings and UK aspects of international restructurings.

The full press release can be found here on Latham & Watkins website


Norton Rose Fulbright announced today that experienced employment and labour lawyer Samantha Maddern has joined as a partner in Perth. Ms Maddern joins from Herbert Smith Freehills, where she worked for nearly five years managing a wide range of workplace relations matters for clients in industries such as oil and gas, mining and tertiary education.  

The full press release can be found here on Norton Rose Fulbright website


White & Case LLP has expanded its Global Banking Practice with the addition of leading real estate finance lawyer Jeffrey Rubinoff as a new partner in London.  He advises a wide range of clients including investment banks, private equity funds, real estate investors, hotel companies and sovereign wealth funds on national and cross-border real estate transactions.

The full press release can be found here on White & Case website