Global law firm Clyde & Co has strengthened its insurance division with six partner promotions focused on varied lines of business across its international network.
Two of the firm’s UK insurance sector partner promotions were in its expanding national casualty insurance unit, and includes the promotion of Tony Cawley in the London casualty insurance team, who is set to be joined by the lateral hires of Jennette Newman and Jonathan Edwards from BLM in May, 2018.
At the same time, Damien Rourke, Manchester and London, Casualty Insurance has been promoted, and is technical lead fo the company’s counter-fraud division, which is domiciled in Manchester.
Clyde & Co also announced the partner promotions of Angela Haylett, London, Insurance; William Hogarth, London, Corporate Insurance; Gordon Walker, Leeds, Insurance – Professional Liability; and Christina Marshall, San Francisco, Insurance, Professional Liability.
All the promotions are effective May 1st, 2018.
As a result of the recent partner promotions, the firm now has more than 400 partners globally.
Senior Partner, Clyde & Co, Simon Konsta, commented: “We’re proud of this year’s promotions round, which represents the increasing diversity of our business across geographies, sectors and skills sets. These partners are talented lawyers who have achieved what they have already by consistently demonstrating the market-leading advice, acumen and client skills that we’re known for within our sectors and specialist areas.”