Paul Hastings continues hiring spree with regulatory head
Paul Hastings has recruited the head of Baker McKenzie’s London financial services practice, Arun Srivastava.
Srivastava will join Paul Hastings as the City head of regulatory, fintech and payments. He started his career at Herbert Smith Freehills in 1990 and moved to Bakers in 1995, where he made partner.
Paul Hastings has been on something of a hiring spree in London, beginning six weeks ago with the hire of M&A partner Roger Barron from Linklaters and cyber security partner Sarah Pearce from Cooley. Since then, the firm has also recruited private equity rainmaker Anu Balasubramanian from DLA Piper] and payments partner Ben Regnard-Weinrabe from [Allen & Overy.