Taylor Wessing hikes insurance practice

Taylor Wessing has hired litigation partner Susannah Wakefield from Bermuda firm Attride-Stirling & Woloniecki, where she was a counsel.

Wakefield will join the City firm’s insurance and reinsurance group, working initially from Bermuda before relocating to London. She has 12 years’ experience as an insurance litigator working in London, New York and Bermuda, having previously practised at Dewey & LeBoeuf legacy firm LeBoeuf Lamb Green & MacRae and CMS Cameron McKenna.