McGrigors boosts corporate with Links raid

McGrigors has hired Linklaters associate Mark Waegner as a partner in its corporate team in London.

Waegner focuses on the energy and infrastructure sectors and his clients include Centrica, which he represented on its acquisition of a minority stake in British Energy. He also advises on public and private M&A, joint ventures, group reorganisations, listing and ­disclosure rules and company law legislation.

McGrigors UK corporate head John Rutherford said: “We strongly believe he has the drive and expertise to help us achieve our ambition of becoming a leading corporate adviser in the fields of energy, infrastructure and financial and professional services.”