Matthew Layton re-appointed as Clifford Chance managing partner
Clifford Chance (CC) managing partner Matthew Layton has been re-appointed to a second term in the position. His subsequent term will begin as of 1 May 2018, with a duration of four years.
During his first term, Layton focused on growing the firm’s businesses in the US and Asia, in addition to improving operations and partner performance. Meanwhile, senior partner Malcolm Sweeting will soon finish his current term as senior partner next year.