Dechert boosts City base with Sidley litigation partner

Dorothy Cory-Wright joins from Sidley where she co-headed the London disputes team

Dechert has boosted its City office with the hire of US rival Sidley Austin’s global litigation co-head Dorothy Cory-Wright.

Cory-Wright, who also served as London litigation head at Sidley, joined Dechert this week as London head of commercial disputes, joining a City practice that counts more than 50 lawyers, including 12 partners.

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