Stephenson Harwood has appointed former DLA Piper Rudnick Gray Cary commercial litigator Vincent Coppinger as a consultant in the firm's London aviation practice group.
Bird & Bird has taken on the Deputy Information Commissioner Francis Aldhouse as a consultant within the firm's data protection and privacy team. Aldhouse has worked at the Information Commissioner's Office since 1985.
Ipswich-based Ashton Graham Solicitors has appointed Adrian Chaffey as a senior solicitor within the company commercial team. Chaffey joins from Bevan Brittan.
Manchester-based Goodman Harvey has appointed Jonathan Brooke as a senior property assistant from Hammonds.
US firm Paul Hastings Janofsky & Walker has hired Dan Goldman as a partner in the New York litigation department. Goldman was previously at Kasowitz Benson Torres & Friedman.