Ex-McDermott Tax Partner Joins Reed Smith Corporate Group

Law360 (May 1, 2019, 1:59 PM EDT) -- Reed Smith LLP has announced that a former McDermott Will & Emery LLP partner has joined the firm's global corporate group in New York.

Alan Schwartz joined the firm Monday after 14 years at McDermott, with experience in advising clients on business formations, joint ventures, and corporate acquisitions and mergers. Schwartz said it was hard leaving McDermott but Reed Smith's growing corporate practice attracted him.

"Their diverse corporate practice has been growing in recent years," Schwartz said. "Particularly in New York, but also in some other offices, and that growing corporate practice lends a need to a growing tax practice to service those...

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