Counsels Lucia Raimanova in Bratislava and Adam Fadian in Istanbul are among the 30 lawyers promoted to partner by Allen & Overy as part of the firm's global round, effective on May 1, 2021.
Raimanova is a solicitor-advocate of England & Wales and a Partner in Allen & Overy’s International Arbitration Group. Before relocating to Bratislava in 2016 to lead the firm’s Arbitration practice within Central and Eastern Europe, she practiced with the firm for ten years in London and was also seconded to the firm’s Hong Kong and Moscow offices. Prior to joining Allen & Overy, Lucia was engaged by the World Bank as an advisor to the Slovak Government.
Adam Fadian advises on debt restructurings, structured trade and commodity finance, project and infrastructure finance, leveraged acquisition finance, real estate finance and margin lending. According to Allen & Overy, "he has particular experience in developing markets and regularly advises clients on debt restructurings and financing transactions in Turkey, the Middle East, Russia, Ukraine, the CIS, and CEE." Before joining A&O in 2018 he spent twelve years with Clifford Chance in London and Moscow and one year with Gilbert + Tobin in Sydney, Australia.
“Congratulations to all of our new partners," commented A&O Global Managing Partner Gareth Price. "We are committed to bringing through new generations of diverse leaders that cover a broad geographic spread, as well as practice and product specialisms. This is an incredibly talented group who we know will add to the future success of our firm."