Top rated Boies Schiller associate to exit organization in London

The emblem of legislation organization Boies Schiller Flexner LLP exterior of their office in Washington, D.C. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

  • Natasha Harrison is a running associate at the organization and at the time a likely successor to David Boies
  • Boies Schiller has noticed a string of partner departures considering the fact that 2020

(Reuters) – Natasha Harrison, who was after witnessed as subsequent in line to direct Boies Schiller Flexner, is leaving the legislation organization started by famed demo law firm David Boies to start out her individual boutique, two sources near to the agency stated Wednesday.

London-primarily based Harrison stepped down in September from her posture as deputy chair of Boies Schiller and now serves as one particular of the firm’s controlling companions.

Harrison did not respond to a request for comment, and the business experienced no immediate statement on her departure Wednesday.

A litigator and the firm’s most senior attorney in the U.K., Harrison was one of two partners tapped in 2019 to provide as co-handling husband or wife along with previous companion Nicholas Gravante. Harrison turned deputy chair soon after Gravante still left the business for Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft.

Harrison is a person of 17 lawyers stated in the firm’s London business. Boies Schiller lately broadened its existence in Europe, saying Monday it had opened an business office in Milan with at minimum 15 lawyers.

Boies Schiller has observed a regular stream of lover exits because 2020, with departing lawyers citing considerations more than transparency, society and the well being of the firm, amid other factors, as causes for leaving.

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