Wragges private client team joins Mills & Reeve

Wragge & Co’s 15-strong private client team is moving to the Birmingham office of Mills & Reeve. The team is led by partner Gary Barber and includes nine additional fee-earners and five support staff. Their arrival will double the size of Mills & Reeve’s private client team in Birmingham, led by former Martineau Johnson partner Matthew Hansell. Hansell said that private client work was an integral part of Mills & Reeve’s strategy. First revealed on www.thelawyer.com, 3 March