Farrers IP partner jumps ship to Manches

Manches has snapped up Farrer & Co‘s Lesley Hall to strengthen its technology and IP group. She is currently a partner in Farrers’ IP team and will join on 1 November. Hall has specialised in non-contentious IP and IT procurement, working with a number of IT clients as well as in the food and retail industries. Former Farrers corporate partner Felicity Jones also joined Manches in October.