Securitisations expert Richard Ambery has left Mayer Brown Rowe & Maw to become Paul Hastings Janofsky & Walker’s corporate counsel. He will be based in London. Ambery has led on hefty deals such as the Formula 1 and Silver (UCB Healthcare) securitisations. He specialises in commercial mortgage securitisations and has expertise in structured finance and related capital markets issues.
Newcastle’s Watson Burton is eschewing its single-city strategy, adding Leeds to its stable. But larger rival Dickinson Dees won’t be following in its footsteps. By Matt Byrne The old order in Newcastle is under threat. More specifically, the firm that represents the old order, Dickinson Dees. The quintessential ‘old money’ firm’s end of year has […]