Dechert takes on ex-DLA Piper partner

Dechert has hired DLA Piper partner Igor Panshensky as a partner in its corporate and securities group in Moscow.

His arrival is the latest in a series of partner hires in Moscow this year, and follows the arrival of Clifford Chance litigator Ivan Marisin in May. Dechert’s Russia and CIS head Laura Brank said: “Igor’s a talented and highly respected lawyer whose expertise will strongly enhance our ability to service clients on a full range of complex legal matters in Russia.”