Tuesday, February 4, 2020
Law.com, Big-Law Senior Associate Killed in Japan Avalanche:
A Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer lawyer has been killed in an avalanche in Japan while on a ski trip.
According to local media reports, Hong Kong-based senior associate Barnaby Levy was skiing away from ski runs with his brother and a local guide on Mount Pinneshiri on Saturday when at around 11:30 a.m. the group was hit by an avalanche.
A lawyer in the Magic Circle firm’s tax department, Levy moved from the firm’s London office to Hong Kong in May 2018, according to his LinkedIn profile.
Daily Mail, British Lawyer, 34, Killed in an Avalanche While Skiing With His Brother in Japan