Reed Smith lures Hammonds Munich trio

Reed Smith has boosted its TMT practice in Munich with the hire of a three-lawyer team from Hammonds.

Philipp Süss has joined as a partner along with counsel Thomas Fischl and ­associate Moritz Wagner. Süss has acted for several high-tech software and mobile technology companies in a practice that focuses on both transactional and litigious work. His hire brings the total partner count in the US firm’s Munich office to seven, with three of those in the TMT team.