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Freshfields announces 44 new counsel promotions

Global law firm Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer (‘Freshfields’) has announced the promotion of 44 new counsel from across all regions and practice groups. 

This group of lawyers is drawn from Freshfields’ deep pool of talent and reflects the firm’s international expertise. They will play an important role in driving forward Freshfields’ growth agenda and people and client strategies.

Freshfields Senior Partner Georgia Dawson commented: “We are delighted to welcome our new group of counsel. These talented lawyers bring tremendous experience and insight to the roles, combining strong technical and team leadership skills, client focus and commercial insight. We wish them every success and look forward to working with them in the years ahead.”

The list of promotions is set out below:


Antitrust, Competition and Trade

Laurent Bougard, Hong Kong

Mariusz Motyka-Mojkowski, Berlin

Dispute Resolution

Tobias André, Frankfurt

Sebastian Burow, Hamburg

Nicholas Caselli, New York

Hanno Delp, Frankfurt

Harriet Hanks, London

Stephan Hillenbrand, Munich

Daniel Hunt, London

Nino De Lathauwer, Brussels

Maria Julia Milesi, Washington

Simon Murray, London

Matei Purice, Paris

Holger Roos, Frankfurt

Oliver Talhoff, Düsseldorf

Global Transactions

Oliver Aikens, London

Justus Anacker, Düsseldorf

Stefan Bajohr, Düsseldorf

Simon Dievart, Paris

Matthew Dodwell, London

Tom Dye, London

Viviane Fröhling , Düsseldorf

Maxim Frolov, London

Falko Glasow, Frankfurt

Carla Gómez, Madrid

Alicia Hildner, Frankfurt

Jeff Jay, New York

Thomas Jeannin, Paris

Kai Jungbluth, Frankfurt

Arne Krawinkel, Hamburg

Cindy Kwong, Hong Kong

Aileen Legré, Paris

Philipp Lehmann, Hamburg

Reena Parmar, London

Walid Salib, Riyadh

Marius Scherb, Hamburg

Vinita Sithapathy, New York

Bert Spijkervet, Amsterdam

Tom Wallis, London

Tracy Zhang, Silicon Valley

Celia Zhou, Hong Kong

Quan Zhou, Hong Kong

People & Reward

Harriet Gaillard, London


Alison Dickie, London



Notes to Editors

Biographies and photos available on request.