Reed Smith non-contentious financial regulatory head exits to join Orrick's London base

Hire of Jacqui Hatfield marks first London lateral for Orrick this year

Reed Smith non-contentious financial services regulatory head Jacqui Hatfield is leaving the firm’s City office to join US rival Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe in London later this year.

Hatfield has been a partner at Reed Smith since 2008, when she joined from legacy Herbert Smith where she was a senior associate. She is due to join Orrick in September.

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