London - Hogan Lovells has re-appointed London real estate partner Nicholas Cheffings as Chair of Hogan Lovells beginning 1 May 2015; he will serve in the post for three years. Cheffings’ first term as chair will expire at the end of April 2015.

“I have very much enjoyed the role over the past three years and I look forward to continuing to serve the firm, its partners and staff in my second term,” said Cheffings. "This is a great firm with great people and it is a privilege to be able to continue in the role at such an exciting time for us."

The Chair is a member of the Board and oversees Hogan Lovells’ ethos and standards; nurtures the firm’s culture around the world; exemplifies the commitment and behaviors expected of partners in serving both clients and the firm; and plays an advisory role in relation to partners as required. 

"Nicolas is a highly regarded partner with an excellent record of accomplishment in managing significant partnership and client issues with tact and diplomacy,” said Hogan Lovells CEO Steve Immelt. “We are pleased that he will continue serving as Chair.”

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