Dentons brings in RBS process expert to succeed outgoing UK managing partner

Firm makes rare move of bringing in non-lawyer for UK and Middle East leadership role

Dentons has made the rare of move of bringing in a non-lawyer for a senior leadership role, with the hire of RBS shared operations director Lisa Sewell as its new UK and Middle East managing director.

She is replacing UK managing partner Brandon Ransley, who retired from the firm’s partnership earlier this year.

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