Quinn Emanuel, Allen & Overy and Slaughters brought in as WPP chief Sorrell faces misconduct claims

WilmerHale and Lewis Silkin also take roles amid investigation into ad agency founder

Allen & Overy (A&O) and Slaughter and May have been brought in to advise FTSE 100 advertising agency WPP as its founder and CEO Sir Martin Sorrell faces allegations of misconduct.

A&O’s newly appointed litigation head and employment partner Karen Seward is understood to be taking a lead role for her firm.

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