Stephenson Harwood has lost its head of corporate and a partner to Taylor Wessing, but has gained two new recruits. James Robertson, group practice leader for corporate, and partner Adrienne Seaman are leaving for Taylor Wessing. However, Stephensons is taking on two lawyers for its banking and asset finance group. Philip Perrotta is moving to the firm as a partner from his position as legal director of the AirTanker consortium. He will be joined by Robert Morris, who is moving from the Sumitomo Trust, where he was legal counsel and manager.
First revealed on www.thelawyer.com 22 June