We would like to take this opportunity to officially welcome our newest FLI NET Partner from United Kingdom - Mishcon de Reya (www.mishcon.com)!
This past Wednesday, January 27th, in conjunction with FLI, Mishcon de Reya hosted a kick-off meeting at their London offices (Summit House 22, Red Lion Square) following their joining the FLI Network in December 2009.
Mr. Orlando Casares, FLI Principal, was accompanied by various members of the FLI Executive Management: Mark Burch (USA), Dwight Williams (USA), Martin Preslmayr (Austria), Sergei Konnov (Ukraine) and Diego Vargas (Spain) as well as by FLI NET Partners from Israel, Jacob Steinmetz, Manny Gurman, and Andrew Larah and our FLI NET Greek Partner, Tom Kyriakopoulos.
Mishcon de Reya team was very well represented by Gary Miller (Head of Fraud), Kevin Gold (Managing Partner), Joanna Blackburn (Head of Employment), Kasra Nourouzzi (Executive Board), James Libson (Company Group Head, Executive Board), Dan Morrison (Fraud), and Elliot Moss (Business Development). Much of the credit for organizing the meeting and maintaining the spirit of cooperation between FLI and Mishcon de Reya during the past few months which culminated in Wednesday's meeting goes to MdR Partners, Gary Miller and Kas Nourouzzi.
The kick-off meeting began with the introductory remarks of our FLI's Principal regarding the innovative nature of FLI's business model which continues to attract top-ranked law firms worldwide; followed by some remarks by each attending FLI NET Partner.
It was then followed by a lively discussion about FLI's success, its beginnings, current state of growth and its potential to continue to expand globally. In securing relationship with Mishcon de Reya, FLI has underlined, once again, its high ambitions of becoming a world-wide leader in providing seamless legal services through outstanding national firms who have attained unmatched reputations in their respective markets.
This meeting proved to be a milestone for FLI that is about the cross the 40 country worldwide threshold in 2010.