Stephen Kon elected as Senior Partner of SJ Berwin
21 Mar, 2012
International law firm SJ Berwin today announced that Stephen Kon has been elected as its next Senior Partner.
Mr Kon takes office on 1 May 2012. He is a founder member of SJ Berwin having joined the firm in 1982.
As Head of the firm’s international EU, Competition and Regulatory department, Stephen Kon is widely recognised as a leader in his field. He has advised states, large companies and financial institutions on competition, merger clearance and antitrust issues and has represented the European Commission in numerous competition cases.
Stephen Kon said: “I am honoured to have been elected by my fellow partners to serve as their Senior Partner. I am very proud of this firm and everything we have achieved over the last 30 years. Our success is attributable to the quality of the people in our firm and the deep relationships we enjoy with our clients. I am focused on driving the firm forward to achieve its full potential with energy, enthusiasm and determination.”
Rob Day, Managing Partner, said: “I am delighted for Stephen and the firm. He is a man of great experience, authority, judgement and integrity. I am really looking forward to working closely with him to continue to develop this great business.”