Outsourcing and IT partner Jonathan Little has joined Jones Day just 18 months after joining Simmons & Simmons. Little was a name partner at leading IT boutique Kemp Little before quitting for Simmons in March 2005. He has moved firms regularly throughout his career, having had previous stints at Bird & Bird, Baker & McKenzie and Linklaters. His biggest client is EDS, which is also a client of Jones Day in the US. The firm has been looking to boost its IT and outsourcing expertise in recent months.