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Eversheds Sutherland (International) announces 27 promotions to partner for 2019

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    Eversheds Sutherland announces that it has made 27 partner promotions across its International and Europe network. A third of these promotions are female which is in line with its goal to achieve 30% female representation at partner level by 2021.

    This year, there are nine promotions in the Company Commercial practice group, eight in Litigation and Disputes, six in Real Estate and four in Human Resources from 14 of its international offices in the UK, Europe, the Middle East and South Africa.

    It has also promoted 17 lawyers to legal director (11 women and six men), based in the UK, Spain and Austria.

    Lee Ranson, CEO, Eversheds Sutherland (International) comments:

    “The Eversheds Sutherland promotion process is challenging and designed to ensure that only the very best candidates succeed. On behalf of the firm, I would therefore like to congratulate all of the successful candidates on this significant achievement.”

    Eversheds Sutherland Partner promotions 2019:

    Corporate Commercial


    • Colin Askew, Tax (Leeds)
    • Enda Cullivan, Corporate (Dublin)
    • Andrew Davidson, Commercial (Durban)
    • Mozahem Khalaf, Corporate (Baghdad)
    • Massimo Maioletti, GDPR (Rome)
    • Hani Nassef, Corporate (Dubai)
    • Jenna Poulton, Restructuring (Birmingham)
    • Lara Wills, Commercial (Durban)


    Human Resources


    • Lisa Bryson, Employment (Belfast)
    • Simon Daniel, Pensions (Manchester)
    • Louise Lightfoot, Employment ( Leeds)
    • Manuela Rauch, Employment (Munich)


    Litigation & Disputes


    • Mark Cooper, FSDI (London)
    • Tom Douglas, RELCON (Cambridge)
    • Mariangela di Giandomenico, Administrative Law (Rome)
    • Richard Hartigan, RELCON (Birmingham)
    • Louise Howarth, CDR (Nottingham)
    • Nick Pinder, RELCON (London)
    • Jane Southworth, Environment H&S (Manchester)
    • Salam Zuhair, CDR (Baghdad)


    Real Estate


    • Balraj Birdi, Core Real Estate (London)
    • Peter Bowen, Operations Director (Leeds)
    • Elizabeth Cartwright, Core Real Estate (Manchester)
    • Ben Newton, Core Real Estate (Birmingham)
    • Philipp Turnwald, Core Real Estate (Munich)
    • Daniel Walsh, Core Real Estate (Birmingham)


    Legal Directors:



    • Rachel Cooper, Commercial (Nottingham)
    • Amanda Dodsworth, Tax (Leeds)
    • Kate Ellis, Commercial (Manchester)
    • Fernando Las Navas, Competition (Madrid)
    • Fernando López, Tax (Madrid)
    • Sheena Wells, Banking (London)




    • Tülay Cakir, Employment (Vienna)
    • Fiona McMutrie, Employment (London)
    • Vanessa Wells, Pensions (London)




    • Manuel Boka, Litigation (Vienna)
    • Lucy Webster, CDR (London)
    • Tom Whitfield, CDR (Manchester)




    • Caroline Andresier, Real Estate (London)
    • Rob Hill, Core Real Estate (Leeds)
    • Andrew Leeds, Core Real Estate (Birmingham)
    • Birgit Schleindl, Real Estate (Vienna)
    • Philippa Widman, Core Real Estate (London)


    In December 2018 Eversheds Sutherland (US) announced the promotion of six new partners, which took effect on 1 January 2019.




    This information is for guidance purposes only and should not be regarded as a substitute for taking legal advice. Please refer to the full terms and conditions on our website.

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