Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe (Europe) LLP

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe (Europe) LLP

August 10, 2009 03:30 ET

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe (Europe) LLP

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM--(Marketwire - Aug. 10, 2009) - The London office of international law firm, Orrick announced that it has become a limited liability partnership - Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe (Europe) LLP.

The new LLP will bring together the operations of Orrick's London, Paris and Italian offices under a single limited liability structure. The European operations in Germany and Moscow already operate as limited liability entities.

"This change in status reflects the increased size and importance of the European business of Orrick and will further help to integrate the European business in a modern and efficient legal and management structure" commented London Managing Partner, Martin Bartlam.

Since originally opening in London in 1998, Orrick has successfully expanded its operations to around 350 lawyers in Europe, and has opened and significantly extended offices in Paris, Milan, Rome, Moscow, Berlin, Dusseldorf and Frankfurt, in addition to its significant growth in London.

About Orrick

Orrick is an international legal practice, comprising Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe (Europe) LLP and its affiliated undertakings. Orrick has more than 1,100 lawyers in North America, Europe and Asia. The firm focuses on litigation, complex and novel finance and innovative corporate transactions. Orrick clients include FTSE 100 and Fortune 500 companies, major industrial and financial corporations, commercial and investment banks, high-growth companies, governmental entities, start-ups and individuals. Orrick's 21 offices are located in Beijing, Berlin, Dusseldorf, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, London, Los Angeles, Milan, Moscow, New York, Orange County, Pacific Northwest, Paris, Rome, Sacramento, San Francisco, Shanghai, Silicon Valley, Taipei, Tokyo and Washington, D.C.

Contact Information

  • Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe (Europe) LLP
    Martin Bartlam
    +44 (0)20 7422 4777
    mbartlam@orrick.com
    or
    Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe (Europe) LLP
    Amy Coleman
    +44 (0)20 7422 4648
    acoleman@orrick.com