Herbert Smith snaps up Goldman Sachs US securities expert

Herbert Smith has swooped on Goldman Sachs to boost its US securities capability in Hong Kong.

John Moore, a former senior counsel and executive director at Goldman Sachs, joined Herbert Smith yesterday (19 April).

Whilst at Goldman Sachs, Moore was responsible for the legal needs of the bank’s Asian investment banking division.

Moore will work alongside Hong Kong partner Kevin Roy and the London-based head of US securities, Jim Wickenden.