Keystone hires Bird & Bird partner for space group launch
Bird & Bird partner Joanne Wheeler to launch a space group.
Wheeler has been a partner at Bird & Bird since 2014, after moving to the firm from CMS Cameron McKenna Nabarro Olswang legacy firm CMS Cameron McKenna. She drew praise in 2013 for launching a similar space law practice at CMS, ahead of what is now a trend in UK firms.
Joining her in the new group are paralegals Nicholas Puschman, Sharon Carberry, and Barbara Marques, as well as regulatory and commercial lawyer Stewart White, who will consult for the team.