Mishcon de Reya has hired the London general manager of alternative resourcing business Axiom in the newly created role of chief strategy officer.
Nick West, a lawyer who previously worked at Lexis Nexis, joined Mishcon yesterday (6 January) as part of the firm’s senior management team.
Axiom is best known as a provider of technology-enabled legal services and consequently West’s new wide-ranging operational role will have a particular focus on knowledge and the use of technology. West will also be tasked with analysing the firm’s working processes across its practices.
Mishcon managing partner Kevin Gold said the new role had been specifically created to help the firm develop its services over the next decade as the legal market continues to change rapidly.
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