Pinsents sets out defence in dispute over Spanish partner hires from former merger target

Firm files response to lawsuit from Ramon & Cajal over contentious partner hires

Pinsent Masons has set out its defence to a lawsuit filed by Spain’s Ramon & Cajal over a team of partners who moved between the firms following failed merger talks.

The Spanish firm sued Pinsents after the firm hired a group of its partners and associates to launch a Madrid office following unsuccessful merger negotiations last year.

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