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Pick & Cheese will launch next month in Covent Garden and offer more than 25 different cheeses to guests at the new KERB street food market in Seven Dials.

Clarkslegal partner, Simon Ralphs, who represented Pick & Cheese explained “This is a very exciting concept and I was pleased that we were able to help Mathew and the team with it. With the ever increasing number of covered food markets opening it is this type of innovative idea that helps the food trader stand out from the rest. I can’t wait to try it!”

The Clarkslegal Food and Restaurant team is led by Simon Ralphs. We are passionate about food and restaurants from start-up to established traders.


The addition of three new attorneys marks 12 lateral hires for Munsch Hardt since January 2019.

Munsch Hardt Kopf & Harr, P.C. (Munsch Hardt) is pleased to welcome Bo Sartain as a Shareholder in the Firm’s Corporate & Securities practice group. Sartain joins Munsch Hardt’s Dallas office from Haynes and Boone.

Read more: Munsch Hardt Adds Seasoned Investment Management Partner in Dallas, Litigation Associates in Houston


Manchester commercial law firm Kuits has attained a Band 1 ranking in new listings released by legal directory Chambers & Partners.

Covering private wealth management work and related specialisms, the Chambers High Net Worth Guide features in-depth analysis of the leading lawyers and law firms in the sector.

Kuits’ tax and estate planning team, which is led by partner Graham Wood, is highlighted as being ‘knowledgeable, trustworthy and thorough’.

Read more: Kuits Attains Top Chambers High Net Worth Ranking


Dykema's Insurance Industry Group has announced the launch of Insurance Coverage Notes and Developments, a blog providing thoughtful and concise analysis of emerging issues in the insurance industry. The Blog provides a broad discussion of issues of interest to professionals engaged in the insurance industry who are eager to stay abreast of legal developments.

Read more: Dykema Announces New Insurance Blog


Dykema, a leading national law firm, today announced the addition of Timothy J. McCarthy to its Commercial Litigation Practice Group as a Senior Counsel in the firm’s Dallas office. He joins Dykema after two decades of practicing at various firms in New York City, including Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP, White & Case, and most recently, Carter Ledyard & Milburn LLP.

Read more: International Disputes Counsel Timothy J. McCarthy Joins Dykema’s Dallas Office