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With every large partner move that happens in the City, the same question is asked: will they take their clients to their new firm with them?

As such, Simpson Thacher’s recent announcement that it was bringing on board Blackstone’s Europe, Middle East and Africa general counsel Geoff Bailhache to its London office naturally raised expectations that the firm was attempting to get a bigger slice of the investment giant’s work.

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Hannah Roberts

Hannah joined Law.com International in May 2018 after finishing her degree at Kingston University. Her areas of focus are corporate, M&A, private equity and restructuring at UK and City-based US law firms. [email protected]

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