Sally Dewar to head new Allen & Overy Strategy Group
28 June 2018
Sally Dewar will join the firm to lead the Allen & Overy Strategy Group – A&O’s new regulatory consulting business. The new venture will initially focus on regulatory business advice which will be delivered as an integrated part of the regulatory legal services A&O already provides to its financial institution clients internationally. It is the first of its kind among the global elite law firms.
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