Herbies’ Moodie retires to tend his vines

Herbert Smith IP heavyweight Bill Moodie is retiring after more than 30 years in legal practice.

Moodie practised for four years in South Africa before spending 32 years at Herbert Smith, leading the IP group for 10 years until 2004.

Moodie said he intends to spend his retirement planting a vineyard in Norfolk to make sparkling white winefor family and close friends.