DLA Phillips Fox has made a lateral partner hire ahead of this month's partnership announcements.
Scott Harris has joined the firm's Sydney office in banking, insolvency and restructuring from law firm Henry Davis York. DLA Phillips Fox has large banking clients Westpac and St George.
Harris will reinforce the firm's relationship with Westpac in particular, already having them as a client while at HDY.
Harris has more than 15 years experience in banking, restructuring and insolvency work, and has five years cross-border insolvency experience, gained while working in London and other overseas jurisdictions.