Skadden scoops Darrois Villey co-managing partner for Paris corporate boost
Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom has announced the hire of corporate heavyweight Olivier Diaz from French firm Darrois Villey Maillot Brochier.
Diaz, who was co-managing partner of Darrois Villey alongside Didier Théophile, will join Skadden "in the very near future".
The hire is a rare lateral for Skadden's Paris office. For Darrois Villey, Diaz is the sixth partner to leave the firm in the last two years and the most high-profile loss since that of corporate partner Hervé Pisan...