Stay up-to-date with the movers and shakers in the legal sector. Here are the key movements in March 2020:
US firm Proskauer Rose has hired its first Litigation Partner in London. Dorothy Murray joins from KWM. Murray works across a broad range of investment and commercial disputes.
Gibson Dunn is to lose Amy Kennedy, a Leverage Finance Partner, to Akin Gump in London. Amy acts on deals in the leveraged finance space, investment grade and corporate lending, as well as restructurings.
Orrick has continued to hire from PwC Legal, bringing in PwC Legal’s Head of Finance Services one month after hiring a duo from the Big Four accountant to launch a contentious cybersecurity practice.
Slaughter and May is losing Richard de Carle to Ashurst, after nearly 40 years with Slaughter and May. This is the second Partner the Magic Circle firm have lost this week, as another Corporate Partner, Susannah Macknay will be returning to Australia and joining Gilbert and Tobin.