DLA Piper has appointed Ross McKean as a partner in the data protection team.
Taylor Wessing has recruited partner Martin Cotterill to its technology, media and communications team.
Watson Farley & Williams has appointed Dev Desai as a new real estate litigation partner.
Michelmores has expanded its corporate team with the recruitment of Ian Binnie as partner.
Baker & McKenzie has appointed Nicola Northway as a partner.
Bond Dickinson has appointed Jo Coleman as a partner to its charities team.
Osborne Clarke has appointed Ashley Hurst as a partner in the commercial and regulatory disputes team.
Bristows has announced the appointment of Theo Savvides as one of the firm’s joint managing partners. He will lead the firm jointly with data protection specialist Mark Watts.
Trowers & Hamlins has appointed Keith Mills as a consultant in its commercial litigation team.
Reed Smith has appointed intellectual property partner Jonathan Radcliffe to its intellectual property, information and innovation group.
Ropes & Gray has appointed Helen Croke as a partner.
Baker Botts has announced that Stuart Jordan has joined the as a partner in the global projects group.
Weil Gotshal & Manges has announced that James MacArthur will join the firm as a partner in the corporate practice.
Willkie Farr & Gallagher LLP has announced that Mark Fine has joined the firm as a partner.
Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP has announced that Bob Penn will join the firm’s financial services regulatory practice.
Hodge Jones & Allen has recruited partner Alice Hardy to its civil liberties team.
Clyde & Co has appointed Fanos Theophani as a partner in its global marine group.
Susan Fanning, who has more than 25 years’ experience in employment law, is joining Sidley Austin as a partner.
Bird & Bird has appointed Scott McInnes as a partner. He has extensive experience in the competition law aspects and regulation of payments.
Gowling WLG has appointed Matthew Harvey as a partner in its banking and finance team.
Memery Crystal has announced two management appointments. Lesley Gregory will become chairman of the firm while corporate partner Nick Davis takes over as CEO.
Charles Russell Speechlys has appointed Shona Alexander as a partner in the family team.
Kemp Little LLP has announced the appointment of Emma Wright as a partner in its commercial technology team.
DLA Piper has appointed Rachel De Souza as an associate in the data protection team.
Teacher Stern LLP has welcomed David von Hagen as a consultant in the employment team.
Sacker & Partners has appointed Lucy Swart-Mallett to its know-how team. She is a senior finance lawyer with six years’ experience.
Hodge Jones & Allen has recruited solicitor Sarah Flanagan to its civil liberties team.
Burlingtons Legal has appointed Brian Eagles as head of media and entertainment.