Hogan Lovells is continuing a growth surge in its corporate and finance practice, hiring a partner and counsel in New York from Linklaters.

Partner Peter Cohen-Millstein will serve as the New York member of the firm’s global M&A leadership team, while counsel Megan Ridley-Kaye will join the firm’s energy and natural resources group as a partner. and aim to expand its energy M&A practice in the U.S.