A&O announces 39 new partners globally

Allen & Overy has announced the promotion of 39 new partners across its global network, effective from 1 May 2022.  They represent 17 offices across the firm’s global network and 36% of the new partners are women.

In the Brussels office Frances Dethmers (Competition) joins the partnership, whereas the Luxembourg office counts 3 new partners: Catherine di Lorenzo and Sylvain Cailleau from Corporate and Thomas Berger from Litigation.

Five of A&O’s main practice areas are represented by the group, with 13 new partners in Banking, 12 in Corporate, nine in Litigation, four in ICM and one in Tax.

Global managing partner Gareth Price comments: “The talent represented by this group of new partners is exceptional and I’d like to offer my congratulations to each of them. That this is one of the largest groups we have ever promoted demonstrates our continuing growth ambitions across multiple geographies and practice areas.”

The full list of new partners:

Erik-Jan Wagenvoort, Banking, Amsterdam
Adam Banks, Banking, Dubai
Kamar Jaffer, Banking, Dubai
Daniel Tan, Banking, Hong Kong
Brendan McCarthy, Banking, London
Emma Danforth, Banking, London
Hannah Gates, Banking, London
Megan Lawrence, Banking, London
Jan Skuhravy, Banking, London
Thomas Wilkinson, Banking, Madrid
Karen Buzard, Banking, New York
Geraldine Lezmi, Banking, Paris
Anna Madra, Banking, Warsaw
Frances Dethmers, Corporate, Brussels
Roman Kasten, Corporate, Frankfurt
Jonas Wittgens, Corporate, Hamburg
Tom Masterman, Corporate, London
Andrew Kenning, Corporate, London
Monika Przygoda, Corporate, London
Catherine di Lorenzo, Corporate, Luxembourg
Sylvain Cailleau, Corporate, Luxembourg
Bosco de Checa, Corporate, Madrid
Emilio De Giorgi, Corporate, Milan
Saranpaal Calais, Corporate, Sydney
Taro Nakashima, Corporate, Tokyo
James Yao, ICM, Hong Kong
Paul Allan, ICM, London
Francesca Bennetts, ICM, London
Mia Dassas, ICM, Paris
Tim Mueller, Litigation, Frankfurt
Peter Wehner, Litigation, Frankfurt
Amilcare Sada, Litigation, Milan
Rafi Allos, Litigation, London
Guled Yusuf, Litigation, London
Thomas Berger, Litigation, Luxembourg
Jill Ge, Litigation, Shanghai
Claire Rajan, Litigation, Washington DC
James Gagen, Litigation, Washington DC
Tim Harrop, Tax, London