White & Case hires away A&O oil and gas partner
White & Case has hired away oil and gas partner Paul Griffen from Allen & Overy.
Griffin came to A&O from Herbert Smith Freehills six years ago. He was placed in A&O's Hong Kong office to help build its Asia-Pacific energy practice. Griffin was the leader of the oil, gas and LNG sector groups at HSF before moving to A&O. Prior to that, he was a partner at Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft.
Griffin joins White & Case as counsel and will work part-time as a senior adviser.