Global business law firm Linklaters has elected Anthony Cann as new senior partner.
Cann will succeed Charles Allen-Jones, who will retire from the firm at the end of September after the completion of his term as senior partner.
I strongly welcome Anthony Canns election as Linklaters next senior partner. During my senior partnership he has played a key part in the firms affairs especially the formulation and execution of our European strategy and as head of corporate until last summer, said Allen-Jones.
Cann will begin his five-year term as a senior partner from September 2001. His major areas of practice include public and private mergers and acquisitions, issues, joint...