Cleary picks up Herbert Smith Freehills litigation partner in rare City hire for US firm

The US firm has made a rare lateral addition in the City with the hire of James Norris-Jones

Herbert Smith Freehills (HSF) London litigation partner James Norris-Jones is moving to Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton in a rare hire for the US firm’s City office.

Norris-Jones, who featured in Legal Week’s litigation Rising Stars feature last year, was promoted to partner at HSF in 2012.

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