Linklaters announces new partner promotions

Linklaters has announced the election of 21 new partners. The promotions take effect on 1 May 2014.

The new partners’ appointments cover 11 jurisdictions across eight areas of practice. 14 of these promotions are based outside London with 11 promoted from the role of counsel. 

Robert Elliott, Linklaters’ Chairman and Senior Partner, said:

“Many congratulations to our new cohort of talented partners. Their promotions are the result of their strong commitment to our clients, their technical expertise and our focus on building strength in the practice areas where our clients need support”

The 21 new partners are:

  • Jorge Alegre, Capital Markets, Madrid
  • Markus Appel, Mainstream Corporate, Berlin
  • Pornpan Chayasuntorn, Banking/Capital Markets, Bangkok
  • Peter Cohen-Millstein, Mainstream Corporate, New York
  • Tessa Davis, Banking/Projects, Singapore
  • Michael Ehret, Tax, Frankfurt
  • Nuno Ferreira Lousa, Litigation, Lisbon
  • Adam Fogarty, Capital Markets - SFG, London
  • Jonathan Fried, Capital Markets/Projects, Dubai
  • Motoyasu Fujita, Capital Markets, Tokyo
  • Xiaohui Ji, Banking, Beijing
  • Nick Le Masurier, Banking (R&I), London
  • Tracey Lochhead, Mainstream Corporate, London
  • Annamaria Mangiaracina, Competition/Antitrust, Brussels
  • Matthew Monahan, Capital Markets - DSP, London
  • Jillian Naylor, Employment & Incentives, London
  • Michael Ng, Capital Markets, Hong Kong
  • Matthew Poulter, Banking / Capital Markets, New York
  • Kirsty Thomson, Banking (K&L), London
  • Alison Wilson, Litigation, London
  • Fay Zhou, Competition/Antitrust, Beijing

In addition, three senior members of our business teams have been promoted to associate director:

  • Rachel Manser, Knowledge and Learning, London
  • Stefan Schwarz, Management, Düsseldorf
  • Nick Sims, Strategy, London

Linklaters is also pleased to announce that 22 of our lawyers have been promoted to counsel with effect from 1 May 2014.

For further information please contact Bruce Wraight on +44 20 7456 5230 or Rupert Winlaw on +44 20 7456 3219.