Michael Madden's recent move to Winston & Strawn was featured in various media outlets, including The Lawyer, Legal Week, City A.M., The Deal Pipeline, and Law360. Mr. Madden joins the firm as a partner and will lead Winston & Strawn's commercial litigation presence in London. His extensive experience includes work with clients in U.S., continental European, and Asian business centers. Mr. Madden has experience in commercial litigation and arbitration, with a particular focus on disputes involving corporate acquisitions, divestitures and joint ventures
Mr. Madden joins Winston & Strawn from Ashurst, where he served as head of the firm's litigation practice.
"I'm pleased to be joining the Winston London office at a time of growth and welcome the exciting new challenge of developing not only a London-based disputes resolution team but a truly global offering," Mr. Madden said in a statement.
Winston London managing partner Thomas Benz said: "Our approach to growth is to hire leaders in their particular fields, and to then give them free rein to run and to develop the practice as they see fit. This is the case with Michael, who is hugely respected in the litigation space. We plan to do the same in other areas including arbitration and energy."