Reed Smith Reels In Sutherland ETF, Investment Expert

Law360, New York (January 23, 2012, 5:45 PM EST) -- Reed Smith LLP has brought aboard a former Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP specialist in exchange-traded funds and insurance-based investment products for its Washington office, the firm announced Wednesday.

W. Thomas Conner joined the firm Jan. 17 as a partner in its financial industry group, Reed Smith said. He will work with clients to create and maintain securities- and commodities-based ETFs and advise them on variable annuities, variable life insurance and other insurance-related products.

Conner signed on with Reed Smith after a 10-year run at Sutherland...
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