Hausfeld announces record number of promotions globally, demonstrating continued firm growth

Washington DC, Berlin, London

Global claimant litigation law firm Hausfeld today announced 11 promotions globally, resulting in 5 new Partners, 4 new Counsel, and 2 Senior Associate positions.

This signifies the rapid and considerable growth of the firm, which is celebrating its 10th Anniversary.

Commenting on the announcement, Global Managing Partner Brent W. Landau, said:

In the last 4 years we have more than doubled the number of offices worldwide from five to eleven - expanding our presence in Europe - and virtually tripled the size of our team. We have grown into a leading global force when it comes to complex competition, commercial, mass torts, human rights and environmental litigation.

In the US, Swathi Bojedla, Nathaniel Giddings and Gary Smith were promoted to Partner. In Europe, David Lawne (UK) and Ann-Christin Richter (Germany) were welcomed into the partnership. Hausfeld also promoted Thomas Bolster, Aoife Keane and William Towell to Counsel in the UK, while Stella Gartagani and Duran Ross were made Senior Associate in the UK.

Anthony Maton, London Managing Partner, continued:

“We are delighted by the promotion of this talented group of lawyers, which demonstrates our position as the market leader in claimant side competition litigation in Europe and the US, and our outstanding and fast-developing commercial litigation practice. They are the bright future for our firm and we look forward to their ongoing contributions."

Notes to Editors - About Hausfeld

Hausfeld is a leading global law firm with offices in Berlin, Boston, Brussels, Dusseldorf, London, New York, Paris, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Stockholm and Washington DC.

The firm has a broad range of complex litigation expertise, particularly in antitrust/competition, corporate and commercial litigation, financial services, sports and entertainment, environmental, mass torts, consumer protection, and human rights matters, often with an international dimension.

Hausfeld’s extensive experience with alternative and innovative fee models offers clients a diverse range of engagement options and maximum flexibility in terms of managing their cost exposure. Hausfeld is the only claimant firm to be ranked by the Legal 500 and Chambers & Partners as a top tier firm in private enforcement of antitrust/competition law in both the United States and the United Kingdom. 

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