Clyde & Co makes Slaughters hire for Dubai expansion

Clyde & Co has hired a lawyer from magic circle firm Slaughter and May and two others from national firms to join its Dubai office.
The appointments bring Clyde & Co’s Dubai staff to 68, including five partners and 22 other fee-earners.
Ex-Slaughters lawyer Darran McGlinchey, who qualified in 2001, specialises in M&A and general corporate law. Amjad Hussain, who joins from Eversheds, is a specialist in intellectual property and IT, while corporate lawyer Philip O’Riordan, who qualified eight years ago, joins from Halliwell Landau.