Herbert Smith Names 13 Partners

Thursday, April 1, 2004 - 00:00

The international law firm of Herbert Smith has announced that it has promoted 13 lawyers to its partnership.

The new partners include: Simon Youdale, Corporate; Austin Sweeney, Corporate; Frederic Griller, Corporate (Paris); Chris Foster, Litigation & Arbitration; Alex Oddy, Litigation & Arbitration; Gary Milner-Moore, Litigation & Arbitration; Dmitry Kurochkin, Litigation & Arbitration (Moscow); Graeme Johnston, Litigation & Arbitration (Hong Kong); Simon Chadney, Finance; Veronica Roberts, EU/Competition (Brussels); Julian Pollock, Real Estate; Jeremy Walden, Real Estate, and David Clinch, Projects (Tokyo).

As of April 1 when the promotions take effect, the firm has 208 partners. The firm's size has more than doubled in the past 10 years.