It couldn’t get a Rose so SJ Berwin has got itself an Angel instead.
To be precise, Tony Angel has joined the firm as a non-exec director (see story).
Of course it’s the long-term direction of SJB that will be worrying most of its partners following the very public breakdown of merger talks with Proskauer Rose last year.
Some could say an Angel is just what was needed around the place, even if he’s come along six months too late.
In The Lawyer on Monday: Meet the new silks (and some of their favourite pigeons); a five-year Hemscott review; and what happened when Lawyer2B hosted its careers day.