31 January 2018

Soc Gen appoints global panel

The bank has chosen firms to deal with a range of legal matters around the world.

French financial services group Societe Generale (SocGen) has appointed its global panel. The institution nominated 12 law firms across 66 countries to work alongside local panels in a range of areas. It named its preferred firms as Ashurst, Dentons, DLA Piper, Herbert Smith Freehills, Norton Rose Fulbright, Simmons & Simmons and Watson Farley & Williams.  Baker McKenzie, Gide Loyrette Nouel, Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe and Shearman & Sterling make up the selected firms. Those handling litigation and regulatory work are Allen & Overy, Debevoise & Plimpton, Hogan Lovells and Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom. It nominated Fidal and PwC as tax counsel.