People moves from IFLR1000: EMEA

Author: IFLR Correspondent | Published: 5 Dec 2019

In Africa several firms expanded into new markets recently. South Africa's Bowmans moved into Mauritius and Ethiopia in October.

International firm CMS also extended its network in Africa, merging with Kenyan and South African firms. Already present in Angola, Algeria and Morocco, CMS combined with Johannesburg-based RM Partners and Daly & Inamdar Advocates, which has offices in Nairobi and Mombasa.

In North Africa, Dentons established in Morocco via a merger with local firm Sayarh & Menjra.

Further north in the region in Germany, DWF added to its steadily growing global network by absorbing Dusseldorf-based Marccus Partners, a team of 10 lawyers with half of them partners. In Italy, Paul Hastings opted to close its Milan branch after the office's two remaining partners moved. Earlier...