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    New global legal practice Norton Rose Fulbright launches

    Norton Rose Fulbright

    Norton Rose and Fulbright & Jaworski LLP have completed a combination of the firms, creating a global legal practice, Norton Rose Fulbright.

    Norton Rose Fulbright will provide legal skills in corporate, M&A and securities; banking and finance; dispute resolution and litigation; intellectual property; antitrust and competition; employment and labor; real estate; and tax. Norton Rose Fulbright also depth and experience in global regulation and investigations, with regulatory lawyers located around the world.

    Through the combination, Norton Rose Fulbright has enhanced depth and breadth of resources across its key industry sector strengths: financial institutions; energy; infrastructure, mining and commodities; technology and innovation; transport; and life sciences and healthcare.

    Global chief executive, Peter Martyr, will continue to lead the global executive management team and is joined on the team by managing partner of Fulbright & Jaworski LLP, Kenneth Stewart. Norton Rose Fulbright’s global chairman is Adrian Ahern, based in Sydney.

    “Norton Rose Fulbright has a strong business model and culture. We also have momentum. This combination endorses our position on the global stage. This is one of the largest transatlantic legal combinations completed to date and confirms Norton Rose Fulbright as a global legal practice,” said Martyr.

    Kenneth Stewart, Managing Partner, Fulbright & Jaworski LLP, said: “US companies are looking for law firms that can offer a global platform and a broad range of services, and that is exactly what this combination provides. We can now better connect our clients and lawyers in the US with outward-looking opportunities in international and emerging markets.”

    Norton Rose Fulbright has close to 3,800 lawyers, making it one of the world’s top 10 legal practices by number of lawyers. Norton Rose Fulbright is also a top 10 global legal practice by gross revenue.

    Globally, Norton Rose Fulbright has offices in more than 50 cities across Europe, the United States, Canada, Latin America, Asia, Australia, Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia.

    In the United States, the combination offers one of the largest legal practices in the country, with more than 750 lawyers coast to coast, including New York, Houston, Dallas, Los Angeles and Washington, DC.

     

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