Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has stepped up its involvement in the London 2012 Olympics, with dispute resolution partner Raj Parker playing a hands-on role in drafting anti-doping regulations for the Games. Parker is one of a number of Freshfields partners to get involved since the firm was appointed as the official law firm to the Olympics at the beginning of February by the London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG).
Freshfields puts Olympic team through its paces; nine fee earners on secondment with LOCOG Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer has stepped up its involvement in the London 2012 Olympics, with dispute resolution...
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