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News Releases
27 March 2015
Mayer Brown JSM is pleased to announced that, for the ninth year, we are supporting WWF by honouring Earth Hour in Hong Kong. From 8:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. on 28 March, all non-essential lights and electrical appliances across our offices will be switched off.
News Releases
26 March 2015
Mayer Brown announced today that Messrs. Arnaud Pérès and Jean-François Louit will join the firm as partners in the Corporate & Securities practice in Paris.
News Releases
26 March 2015
Leading global law firm Mayer Brown advised pan-European real estate investment manager Tristan Capital Partners on the acquisition of a 24.3 hectares logistics park together with Alpha Industrial from Marktkauf Holding, a company of EDEKA group.
Media Coverage
24 March 2015
National Law Journal (subscription required)
Litigation & Dispute Resolution partner Joshua Yount (Chicago) is quoted in this article discussing the US Supreme Court's decision in Omnicare Inc., et al. v. Laborers District Council Construction Industry Pension Fund.
Media Coverage
24 March 2015
Pensions & Investments
Litigation & Dispute Resolution partner Joshua Yount (Chicago) is quoted in this article discussing the US Supreme Court's decision in Omnicare Inc., et al. v. Laborers District Council Construction Industry Pension Fund.
Media Coverage
24 March 2015
Chicago Tribune
In an op-ed, Government & Global Trade partner John Schmidt (Chicago) discusses City of Chicago pension reform.
News Releases
24 March 2015
Mayer Brown’s tax controversy work has earned the firm a nomination for “Tax Team of the Year” in the Chambers USA Awards 2015. The annual awards honor law firms that produced outstanding work in key practice areas in the United States over the past 12 months.
News Releases
23 March 2015
Mayer Brown JSM has made a donation to fund the construction of a health clinic in Akeqi Village in Xinjiang, China. Akeqi Village is located in a remote part of Xinjiang, it has over 500 households with over 1,500 residents, including 100 children under the age of five. Residents of the village are mainly engaged in agriculture and animal husbandry.
Media Coverage
21 March 2015
Börsen-Zeitung
Bylined article by Banking & Finance partner Jörg Wulfken discussing the moratorium for Heta Asset Resolution AG.
Media Coverage
20 March 2015
LatinLawyer (subscription required)
Tauil & Chequer Advogados partner Salim Jorge Saud Neto (Rio de Janeiro) is quoted in this article discussing Brazil's Clean Companies Act.
Media Coverage
19 March 2015
BloombergBNA
In a bylined article, Government & Global Trade partners Angela Giancarlo and Howard Waltzman and Litigation & Dispute Resolution associate Brantley Webb (all Washington DC) discuss the new net neutrality rules.
Media Coverage
18 March 2015
Los Angeles Business Journal (subscription required)
Real Estate partner Edgar Khalatian (Los Angeles) is quoted in this article discussing recent developments in Los Angeles real estate.
Media Coverage
March 2015
The M&A Journal
In a bylined article, Corporate & Securities partners Bill Kucera and Andrew Noreuil and Litigation & Dispute Resolution partner Jonathan Medow (all Chicago) discuss M&A class actions in the United States. 
Media Coverage
18 March 2015
Lexis Nexis (subscription required)
London Construction & Engineering partner Jonathan Olson-Welsh and associate Sebastian Cunningham discuss how contractors are making the most of the improving economic conditions and the growing number of projects on offer.

This article was first published on lexisnexis.com on 11 March 2015.
Media Coverage
18 March 2015
The National Law Journal
Litigation & Dispute Resolution special counsel Charles Rothfeld (Washington DC) is quoted in this article discussing same sex marriage.
Media Coverage
18 March 2015
CNBC Africa (video running time 12:02 minutes)
London Banking & Finance partner Mayank Gupta is interviewed by CNBC Africa on private equity investment trends in Africa, following news that deals reached the second-highest level on record last year at US8.1 billion.

News Releases
17 March 2015
Mr. De to lead firm’s global Privacy & Security practice in growing DC office

Mayer Brown announced today that Rajesh De is rejoining the firm as a partner in Washington DC, where he will lead the firm’s global Privacy & Security practice. Most recently, Mr. De served as the general counsel for the United States National Security Agency (NSA) after holding a series of notable positions in the federal government. Prior to that, he was a partner at Mayer Brown.
Media Coverage
17 March 2015
The Huffington Post
In a bylined article, Government Relations senior advisor Toby Moffett (Washington DC) writes about Hillary Clinton.
Media Coverage
17 March 2015
Offshore Engineer
Litigation & Dispute Resolution partner Charles Kelley and Corporate & Securities partner Robert Gray (both Houston) are featured in this Q&A.
Media Coverage
17 March 2015
International Comparative Legal Guides
Banking & Finance partners Mike Mascia and Wes Misson (both Charlotte) explore the state of the global subscription credit facility and fund finance market and address facility growth and credit prospects, key market trends, and the structural evolution and emerging developments likely to be relevant in the immediate future.
Media Coverage
17 March 2015
Asian Legal Business
Hong Kong partner David Ellis is quoted extensively in the article titled “The Legal Industry Embraces Technology” as he explains how innovation can help with competition in the legal market, and how it can improve efficiencies and increase profitability.
News Releases
17 March 2015
Mayer Brown announced today that Frederick C. Fisher has joined its Banking & Finance practice as a partner in Chicago. Previously, he was a partner with Greenberg Traurig in Chicago.
News Releases
16 March 2015
Media Coverage
16 March 2015
BNAmericas (subscription required)
Energy associate Gabriel Salinas (Houston) is quoted in this article discussing Mexico's energy industry.
News Releases
16 March 2015
The 2015 edition of Chambers Global ranked or listed Mayer Brown in 73 practice categories. In addition, the new edition ranked or listed Tauil & Chequer Advogados, in association with Mayer Brown, in nine categories in the Angola and Brazil regions. Chambers Global also recognized 90 Mayer Brown lawyers with 133 total rankings or listings and 12 Tauil & Chequer lawyers with 18 total rankings or listings.

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