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Allen & Overy (A&O) has launched a US law practice in its Toyko office
The firm has taken on Fenwick & West lawyer Piyasena Perera to head up the new practice. Perera will join A&O as senior counsel. The firm is also moving capital markets partner David Shearer from London to Toyko to bolster its Japanese securitisation practice.