DWF Manchester

DWF hires former Prudential CEO as its new chair

DWF has hired the former CEO of Prudential and current chair of Morgan Stanley’s international board, just two months after the exit of its longtime leader Andrew Leaitherland. Jonathan Bloomer will take on the role of DWF’s chairman, after Leaitherland’s departure saw Nigel Knowles assume his responsibilities as CEO. Bloomer’s tenure begins in earnest from […]

Silicon Valley

Paul Weiss lands Boies Schiller duo ahead of West Coast launch

Boies Schiller Flexner is to lose yet further partners in the US, with Paul Weiss Rifkind Wharton & Garrison snapping up Meredith Dearborn and Jessica Phillips to launch a new office in California. Out of the two incoming litigators, Dearborn will form part of a new Paul Weiss base in Northern California, while Phillips will […]