SAN FRANCISCO (June 5, 2017) – Global law firm Reed Smith LLP today announced the addition of a banking and finance team from Morrison & Foerster: partners William (Bill) Veatch and Catherine Young Hagerty.  Also today, Don Andrews, a nationally recognized risk and compliance authority, joins the firm’s New York office. The addition of these partners follows closely on that of two other prominent financial industry attorneys, Liz Evans and Del Smith, leading air and space finance lawyers, who joined the firm recently in New York and Northern Virginia, respectively.

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 “We’ve been focused on building and growing our Financial Industry Group – and Bill and Catherine are perfect additions to our team,” said Ed Estrada, chair of Reed Smith's Financial Industry Group.  “Our financial industry clients face myriad challenges in today’s complex economy, and we are laser-focused on ensuring that we have the right people to partner with them for success.”