Currently deputy general counsel, Sharon E. Underberg succeeds Patrick M. Sheller, who has decided to leave the company to pursue a new opportunity.
Norton Rose Fulbright has elected Linda L. Addison its first female U.S. managing partner. She has been serving in the role since December 2013. She continues to serve as a member of the firm’s global executive committee.
Experts are seeing a trend in which more law firms are pursuing cross-border mergers to create megafirms comprising thousands of lawyers.