A&O grows Peerpoint roster by 50% with New York and Frankfurt launches on the cards

Firm expands flexible lawyer service with former Marks & Spencer GC among new recruits

Allen & Overy’s (A&O) flexible legal services business Peerpoint has increased the number of lawyers on its books by more than 50% in the past year, with New York and Frankfurt top of the agenda as the firm looks to expand the service around the world.

The service, which was launched in London in 2013, draws on a bank of contract lawyers – referred to as consultants – to assist clients on projects during periods of high demand.

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