People Moves: Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

January 31, 2014


Five attorneys have joined the firm as associates.

Two attorneys have joined the Frankfurt am Main, Germany office: Simon Reitz, who practices Banking and Finance law; and Alexander Monro, who focuses on Arbitration and Dispute Resolution law.

Matthias Hofer joined the firm. Hofer focuses on Arbitration and Dispute Resolution law.

Florian Mjur joined the firm. Mjur focuses on Antitrust and Trade Regulation law.

Olivier Wouwe joined the firm. Wouwe practices Corporate and Business law.


10 associates left the firm.

Five attorneys have left the Corporate and Business department: Thomas Bunz; Richard Burrows, who received a London from BPP Law School in 2004; Alexandra Smyth; Hans Logemann, who received a Rechtsanwalt from Bundesrepublik Deutschland; and Markus Muller.

Two attorneys have left the Arbitration and Dispute Resolution department: Tunde Oyewole, who received a J.D. from University of Paris 1 Pantheon-Sorbonne; LL.M. in French and EU Law; and Ratiba Deramchia.

Michaela Linder left the firm. Linder received an LL.M. from Rechtsanwaltsanwarterin;Michaela gained her legal education at the University of Graz (Mag. iur.

Julia Haneke left the firm. Haneke received a Rechtsanwaltin from Bundesrepublik Deutschland.

Lars Gorlitz left the firm.


Five attorneys joined the firm as partners.

Three attorneys have joined the Corporate and Business department: Natalie Kearney; Jessica Michel; and Olivier Rogivue, who received a French avocat a la c from England and Wales;Olivier has a Masters in Law from University of Paris XI.

Anna Kupferschmitt joined the firm. Kupferschmitt focuses on International and Cross-Border law.

Martin Gerig joined the firm. Gerig focuses on Energy, Natural Resources and Environment law.


Three partners left the firm.

Two attorneys have left the Taxation and Accounting department: Michael Betzinger; and Markus Schulz, who received a Lund and Cologne. F from Markus studied law and economics at the universities of Passau.

Jens Kunz left the firm. Kunz received a Rechtsanwalt from Bundesrepublik Deutschland.