Linklaters in fresh New York raid on Latham

Linklaters has hired Latham & Watkins New York partner Scott Bowie as it bolsters its investment management practice in theUS.

Linklaters’ global investment management head Tim Shipton said: “We are very excited about Scott Bowie joining us. The private equity and alternative fund market has expanded hugely, and Scott will be at the forefront of servicing that demand.”

Bowie, formerly head of the New York private investment fund practice at Latham, is the tenth lateral hire to join Linklaters’ US business since July 2003.