Linklaters hires departing director of public prosecutions Alison Saunders for business crime team

Chief prosecutor Saunders set to join magic circle firm after she stands down from the CPS later this year

Linklaters has hired the outgoing Director of Public Prosecutions (DPP), Alison Saunders, for its dispute resolution practice.

Saunders, whose term as DPP ends in October, is expected to join the firm’s business crime team in London shortly after.

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