Monzo brings in new GC from Barclays

Digital bank Monzo has hired a senior member of Barclays’ legal team as its next general counsel and company secretary. Stephanie Pagni, currently UK GC and chief legal counsel for the global consumer banking and payments division of Barclays, will leave the bank after 15 years. She will become general counsel and company secretary for […]

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Sidley restructuring partner departs after two decades

Sidley Austin has lost a longtime restructuring partner from its City ranks, nearly two months after it witnessed the departure of a sizeable private equity team. Partner Phillip Taylor is due to be joining the London office of Alston & Bird, The Lawyer understands, though no comment was provided by either firm after multiple requests. […]