E&Y Italy has been hit by the departure of 16 lawyers from its legal and
tax arm, including its chairman Paolo Tanoni.
According to Legal Week, Tanoni is considering forming a standalone
firm and believes 10-15 lawyers will join him.
Tanoni said he resigned because of insufficient investment by the firm in its
95-lawyer Italian legal arm.
He told Legal Week: ‘I leave on good terms and have many friends at
Ernst & Young, but they simply do not want to invest enough in the legal
Richard Cartwright becomes the new head, taking over from incumbent head of office David Lemon
Brian Burke, business development director, has moved within the firm to 'develop Quantuma’s networks with Sussex professional firms'
Stephen Mills joins the Manchester office from IBM, where he spent 12 years as an associate partner in the data, analytics and cognitive consulting group
Rupert Guppy will be responsible for capital allowances in the southern region, and joins the firm from specialist consultancy E3 Consulting