Akin Gump hires Addleshaws disputes partner
Addleshaw Goddard has seen a string of exits from its disputes practice this year, with litigation partner Kambiz Larizadeh being the latest to depart from the firm for a new opportunity. Larizadeh has been hired by Akin Gump after three years at Addleshaws. He joined Addleshaws from Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom, and previously worked at Weil Gotshal & Manges.
Other exits include Mark Hastings, who left his position at Addleshaws to join Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan earlier in the month, Mark Pring, who joined Reed Smith in July, and Sonia Campbell, who left Addleshaws for Mishcon de Reya in February.