Withers poaches two from Bryan Cave for US expansion

Withers LLP has moved to boost its New York and London offering with a double-raid on US giant Bryan Cave.

Richard Cassell, a cross-border tax and charities specialist will join Withers from Bryan Cave later this month. The hire brings to 10 the number of fee-earners in Withers’ private client team in London.

Meanwhile, Mark Holden is leaving the partnership at Bryan Cave’s New York office to join the trusts and estates practice at Withers Bergman.

Chairman of Withers, Diana Parker said: “We are delighted to welcome our new recruits who will add to our strength in servicing successful people who lead global lives and have family, business and charitable interests around the world.”