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Arnold & Porter has boosted its London office with the hire of Geneva-based Winston & Strawn corporate partner Carl Liederman.
Liederman, who starts on 9 June, will lead Arnold & Porter’s European corporate practice from London.
The firm has pledged to expand its London presence and embarked on a series of lateral hires this year.
Since the beginning of 2008 the office has taken on WilmerHale employment chief Henry Clinton-Davis (The Lawyer, 8 May 2008) and former Gap and Body Shop general counsel Paula Levitan (The Lawyer, 21 January)
Arnold & Porter London head Tim Frazer said Liederman’s background in the pharmaceutical, financial and IP/technology sectors complemented the firm’s existing strengths, adding: “Carl will be a tremendous asset to our London office and European corporate strategy.”