Allen & Overy Snags Ex-Linklaters IP Pro For German Office

Law360, New York (May 7, 2012, 4:07 PM EDT) -- Allen & Overy LLP has bolstered its intellectual property practice by luring a former Linklaters LLP attorney to lead its depleted German IP practice, the firm said Wednesday.

Jens Matthes will join Allen & Overy as a partner in its Dusseldorf office, which last week lost the head of its intellectual property group and a team of IP and antitrust lawyers to Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan LLP.

Though no start date has yet been announced, Matthes will be tasked with overseeing the continued growth of...
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