Winston & Strawn boosts corporate with ex-CC partner

Winston & Strawn is bulking up in corporate with the recruitment of a former Clifford Chance partner.

Peter Williams, who retired from Clifford Chance’s banking and finance group last year, is joining Winston & Strawn’s New York office as senior counsel.

Williams, a legacy Rogers & Wells partner, has also announced his appointment to the board of directors at Pharmaceutical Resources. Williams joined Rogers & Wells in 1976 as head of the firm’s Paris office.