Allen & Overy (A&O) has hired a second lawyer from the French administrative supreme court, the Conseil d’Etat, to bolster its public and environmental law capability in Paris. Frédéric Mion joins as of counsel and will work with partner Noël Chahid-Nouraï, who joined A&O two years ago from the senior French civil service.
Tite & Lewis has lost highly-rated litigation partner Fiona Walkinshaw to Reynolds Porter Chamberlain. Walkinshaw’s departure is the latest in an exodus that has left the accountancy-tied firm with just 11 partners. The Ernst & Young-associated firm axed three partners and 12 fee-earners last year, but it has also lost partners that it would rather […]