Wragges snares finance partner from BLP

Wragge & Co has boosted its banking and finance team with the appointment of veteran Berwin Leighton Paisner (BLP) partner Jennifer Mackerras. Mackerras, who joins on 1 March, specialises in cross-border banking transactions and acts for borrowers and lenders, counting Lloyds TSB among her clients.

Wragges senior partner Quentin Poole said: “With a leading ­reputation in banking and capital markets, Jennifer has the City credibility and connections to help grow our existing practice.