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Management changes in our firm

Press Release 2nd May 2012

Management change drives growth for European business law firm ebl miller rosenfalck

European business law firm has announced a change to their management structure to drive the firm’s focus on its core business sectors and its European cross border expertise.

Name partner Steen Rosenfalck moves from managing partner, a role he has held for 8 years, to senior partner with a brief to concentrate on strategic business development and to expand the firm’s Nordic desk.  Stuart Miller moves from senior partner to take up the managing partner role, focused on executive management and operational issues. He will continue his development role as the relationship partner with the firm’s international legal network, Warwick Legal and the growth of the firm’s German practice.

The 6 partner firm will be managed by an executive board chaired by the managing partner with corporate partner Ian Baker, who holds the finance brief and head of employment Emmanuelle Ries, who is the HR partner.

ebl miller rosenfalck is a European law firm with dual qualified lawyers advising in multiple jurisdictions and with a focus on the life sciences, energy & renewables, technology & media, restaurants and franchising sectors. The firm has just celebrated its 10th anniversary and enters the new financial year with a clear strategy for growth based on a firm financial performance in 2011/12 and recently announced the appointment of Hugh Barrett, a highly experienced real estate lawyer with a focus on major retail, who joins as a partner.

Commenting on the management changes, senior partner Steen Rosenfalck said: “We are highly positive about the future. The changes we have made are designed to streamline our direction and operations and to drive the business forward.”

“Our European strategy and clear sector focus has allowed us to grow in markets that are active despite tough market conditions. Each of these sectors demonstrate a demand for cross border legal services delivered by dual qualified lawyers advising in multiple jurisdictions.”
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For further information please contact
Paul Jaffa at Myddleton Communications on +44 (0) 20 7689 5545 or email paul.jaffa@myddleton.com
or
Steen Rosenfalck, Senior Partner,
on +44 (020) 7553 9931 or sr@millerrosenfalck.com

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About
ebl miller rosenfalck is a European law firm providing a full range of commercial legal services to mid sized businesses in the UK and across Europe.  The firm, with 6 partners and 10 lawyers has offices in London and Copenhagen and is one of the leading European business law specialists. It has specific Danish, French and German capability with dual qualified lawyers advising in their mother-tongue. The main work of the firm is in the field of outward investments (exports) from the UK and inward investments to the UK including business migration, employment, technology transfer, life sciences,  as well as significant cross-border commercial disputes and  international corporate transactions.