Allen & Overy has added a partner to its Tokyo office.
Nick Wall is joining from Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, where he was a senior associate advising on cross-border mergers and acquisitions.
In addition to his M&A work, Wall also represents Japanese and international clients on capital markets deals, antitrust and regulatory issues and commercial contract matters. He had been with Freshfields for 11 years.
Allen & Overy now has 19 lawyers, including six partners, in its Tokyo office. The firm has 2,300 lawyers in 43 offices worldwide.