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HFW Boosts Global Fraud And Insolvency Group With London Partner Hire

HFW has continued to expand its global fraud and insolvency practice with the hire of Simon Jerrum.

Simon specialises in complex insolvency litigation and joins HFW's London office as a partner from Norton Rose Fulbright.

Rick Brown, Global Co-Head of Fraud and Insolvency, HFW:

"I am very pleased to welcome Simon to HFW. Simon has a broad range of experience and expertise across insolvency and fraud, which perfectly complements the existing strength that we have across our teams in London, Brussels, Paris, Geneva, Dubai and Hong Kong. We pride ourselves on being a close-knit team, and will continue to look for opportunities to further strengthen our offering to clients."

Simon advises clients on multi-jurisdictional insolvency and commercial litigation, often involving allegations of fraud or wrongdoing. He is a solicitor advocate and has substantial experience of disputes before the English courts, and litigation and arbitration in key venues around the world.

Simon Jerrum, Partner, HFW:

"HFW has an outstanding reputation for complex fraud and insolvency work, and the firm's significant international network provides an excellent platform upon which to grow my practice. I am really looking forward to working with the team."

HFW's global fraud and insolvency group has specialist partner-led teams across London, Brussels, Paris, Geneva, Dubai and Hong Kong.

About HFW

HFW is a leading global law firm in the aerospace, commodities, construction, energy and resources, insurance, and shipping sectors. The firm has more than 600 lawyers, including 185 partners, based in offices across the Americas, Europe, the Middle East and Asia-Pacific. HFW prides itself on its deep industry expertise and its entrepreneurial, creative and collaborative culture.

For further information, please contact:

Chris Johnson
Head of Communications
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