Lathams takes Gleiss Lutz partner

Latham & Watkins has hired a leading banking and financial markets partner from Herbert Smith-associated firm Gleiss Lutz

The appointment of Uwe Eyles is the latest in a string of hires to expand Lathams' fledgling Frankfurt office. In particular, Eyles will complement banking partner Philipp von Randow, who joined with four other partners from Wessing ahead of its merger with Taylor Joynson Garrett. Eyles will move to Lathams on 1 September. First revealed on www.thelawyer.com/lawyernews on 6 August