Fieldfisher underscores Brexit preparation with hire of ex-Prime Minister’s former legal adviser

David Cameron's former legal adviser joins City firm in expansion of regulatory practice ahead of Brexit

Fieldfisher has bolstered its regulatory practice ahead of Brexit by bringing in ex-UK Prime Minister David Cameron’s former legal adviser, Andrew Hood, from Dechert as a partner.

His hire represents a coup for Fieldfisher as the critical phase of the Brexit negotiations nears. Between October 2014 and January 2016, Hood served as general counsel of the Prime Minister’s office, helping the government develop policy and providing regulatory, constitutional and litigation advice ahead of 2016’s Brexit referendum.

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