Bingham Adds Herbert Smith M&A Vet As Tokyo Partner

Law360, New York (November 5, 2012, 3:10 PM EST) -- The founder and longtime managing partner of Herbert Smith LLP's Tokyo office has joined Bingham McCutchen LLP as a financial services partner in Tokyo focusing on mergers and acquisitions as well as energy deals, Bingham said Monday.

Steve Lewis will work in the financial services practice group in Tokyo, the firm said. Lewis spent a decade at Herbert Smith's Tokyo office before relocating to London last year.

Lewis left Herbert Smith in late June, and his first day at Bingham was Nov. 1.

Lewis said in...
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