Taylor Wessing LLP provides legal advisory services. The firm’s areas of expertise include corporate finance, private equity, real estate finance, and inward investment, dispute resolution, employment, and intellectual property. It caters to banking, construction and engineering, energy and utilities, financial services, information technology and e-commerce, insurance, leisure, media, pharmaceuticals and life sciences, real estate, shipping and transport, sport, and telecom companies. Taylor Wessing is based in London, United Kingdom with additional offices in Berlin, Germany; Brussels, Belgium; Beijing, China; Cambridge, United Kingdom; Frankfurt am Main, Munich, and Hamburg, Germany; and ...
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London, EC4A 3TW
Founded in 2002
Taylor Wessing to Open Office in Palo Alto and New York; Announces Executive Appointments
Jun 24 14
Taylor Wessing has decided to open up in both Palo Alto and New York simultaneously. The firm relocating partners from its European
offices instead of embarking on a lateral hiring bender.
The company announced that Corporate technology partner Mike Turner will head the New York office, while London-based corporate technology partner Mark Barron will move to Palo Alto with Dr. Kai Westerwelle, a technology specialist from Frankfurt.
Taylor Wessing Announces Management Appointments
Apr 8 14
Taylor Wessing has elected Hamburg IP partner Andreas Meissner as its new German managing partner, following the sudden decision of Florian Ranft to step down after just one year in the job. Meissner will also take up a place on Taylor Wessing's international management board. He takes up his new role with immediate effect. Meissner has appointed four new management board members to help drive Taylor Wessing's German strategy. Düsseldorf partner Oliver Klöck will lead the real estate, regulatory and competition group; Hamburg-based Robert Wethmar will be in charge of the corporate, finance and tax group; Olaf Kranz, also in Düsseldorf, will take over the commercial, litigation, employment and China business group; and long-standing Munich partner Thomas Raab is leading the IP/IT group.
Walter Henle Joins Taylor Wessing as Private Equity Head
Apr 3 14
Taylor Wessing has hired Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom partner Walter Henle. Henle has joined Taylor Wessing as the firm's German private equity head.