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McGowan's transaction-focused tax practice will bolster Sullivan& Cromwell's London corporate group, which launched two years ago with the hire of Allen & Overy M&A partner Vanessa Blackmore. Corporate partner Tim Emmerson joined last year from Milbank Tweed Hadley & McCloy.
Rodgin Cohen, chairman of Sullivan & Cromwell, said, "The addition of McGowan's impressive expertise and track record in advising clients on UK tax matters represents an important addition to our UK law practice, and is the latest in a series of initiatives we have taken to strengthen our European practice."
When McGowan starts in May, it will not be the first time he has set foot in Sullivan & Cromwell's offices. He was a visiting lawyer in the tax group in 1993.