Davenport Lyons boosts corporate practice

Davenport Lyons has nabbed corporate partner and former Citibank general counsel Jonathan Lass from US firm Cozen O’Connor.

Lass’s experience includes a spell in-house at Citibank, where he was general counsel for the UK and Europe, with responsibility for English law matters worldwide.

He advises on mergers and acquisitions for companies in the financial services, manufacturing, retail, chemical, gaming and leisure sectors and he also acts as general counsel for a number of high net-worth families.