SES develops legal arm



Company to hire two ex-magic circle lawyers


LONDON, UK, 11/11/2019. Stephenson Executive Search today announced the appointment of two ex-magic circle lawyers to launch and drive its new legal practice.

Charlie Harvey, who worked at Magic Circle firm Slaughter and May and, more recently, has been a solicitor at Farrer & Co’s banking teamwill head the new legal practice.

Neil Harvey, who worked at Magic Circle firms Linklaters and subsequently Clifford Chance where he was a partner for 23 years will be acting as a consultant in relation to new business development and strategy for the legal practice.

Stephenson Executive Search has had a record year and is committed to continuing its successful expansion. Commenting on the appointmentBilly Stephenson, Managing Director, said: “We have appointed two exceptional solicitors as headhunters, staying true to our successful model of hiring consultantswho have top qualifications in the sector in which they are working. It gives our clients and candidates the reassurance of knowing that they are dealing with people who truly understand their business.”


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