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Regional firm Howes Percival has launched its London office with the recruitment of Blake Lapthorn insolvency chief Nick Oliver as a partner.
Oliver will join the firm in August to lead the insolvency and corporate recovery department. Managing partner Andrew Barnes said: “Our intention is that the London office will grow in time to cover other types of work in addition to insolvency. It will also enhance our service to clients and provide a base for staff attending meetings or hearings.”