Linklaters appoints 30 new Counsel and 7 Counsel PSLs in 2018 promotions round

Linklaters, the global law firm, has announced the promotion of 30 newly-elected Counsel and 7 Counsel PSLs. The new promotions are drawn from 14 offices and across 10 areas of practice and are effective from 1 May.

  • Six appointments have been made across Linklaters offices in Asia, building on the firm’s investment in the region 
  • Six Counsel appointed are in the firm’s global Dispute Resolution practice 
  • Seventeen have been appointed in the firm’s Finance and Projects division 
  • Seven are within the Corporate practice 
  • Two Counsel and five Counsel PSLs have been made within Linklaters’ London office

Of the 30 Counsel, 14 (47%) are women and 16 (53%) are men. Of the seven Counsel PSL, four (57%) are women and three (43%) are men. 

 Name Office Group
 Danny Kan Hong Kong Mainstream Corporate
 Matthew Brigham New York Tax
 Ingemar Kartheuser Frankfurt  TMT IP
 Marta Sassella  Milan  Mainstream Corporate
 Vincent Gerlach  Amsterdam  Mainstream Corporate
 Ebba Perman Borg  Stockholm  Tax
 Anna Mitchell  London  Competition

Finance & Projects
Name  Office    Group
 Matthew Worth    Hong Kong   Banking & Projects  
 Hanwen Yu   Hong Kong   Capital Markets EDM 
 Sherry (Jiwei) Cui   Hong Kong   Capital Markets EDM 
 Michal Miecinski    Warsaw    Real Estate  
 Tobias Klupsch    Frankfurt    Banking  
 Gabriel Cabello    Madrid    Real Estate  
 Adolfo Guerrero    Madrid    Real Estate  
 Ngoc-Hong Ma    Paris    FRG 
 Darko Adamovic    Paris    B&P Projects/Public Law  
 Carole Nerguararian   Paris    B&P Banking/R&
 Vera Eiro    Lisbon    Banking & Projects  
 Eliane Dejardin Botelho    Luxembourg    Banking  
Patricia Alvarez   Madrid    Banking  
 Juan Maria Lamo    Madrid    Capital Markets  
 Elizabeth Dowd    London    FRG 
 Louise Samuel    London    Real Estate 
 Chris Williams    London    Banking Global Loans  

Dispute Resolution
 Name  Office  Group
 Kate Machan   New York    Dispute Resolution  
 Patrick Ashby    New York    Dispute Resolution  
 Jan Suschinski    Frankfurt    Dispute Resolution  
 Loris Bovo    Milan    Dispute Resolution  
 Florence Danis    Brussels   Dispute Resolution  
 Jacqueline Chaplin    London    Dispute Resolution  


Counsel PSLs
Name  Office  Group
 Caroline Chapman    London    Banking Leveraged Finance 
 Clare Bouwer    London    Tax 
 Emily Harmsworth    London    IMG  
 Stephen Lacey    London    Dispute Resolution  
 Paul Sidle    London    Banking Restructuring & Insolvency  
 Kwok Hon Yee   Singapore    Mainstream Corporate  
 Grace Wee    Singapore    Capital Markets EDM