In brief: Eversheds Cardiff loses two partners

Leading Welsh corporate finance partner Laurence James has left Eversheds Cardiff for rival 10-partner Cardiff general practice Palser Grossman. He joins in August. On 1 May even higher profile corporate finance partner Alan Whiteley, goes to Cardiff corporate finance boutique Gambit Corporate Finance. Eversheds Cardiff managing partner David Vokes said he looked forward to working with Whiteley as a client. Their departures leaves the office with no corporate finance partners for the time being.