Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe‘s London office has snared Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo head of corporate Lena Hodge.

Hodge will join the firm as a partner in Orrick’s corporate practice and will focus on advising AIM issuers and underwriters.

Partner in charge of English law at Orrick, Dean Poster, said that the firm hopes Hodge’s experience with AIM will strengthen the firm’s life sciences and technology practices.