Holman Fenwick Willan (HFW) has hired Marc Weisberger as partner to its commodities practice.

Weisberg has previously held roles in private practice, industry (including legal and commercial positions at Glencore) and most recently with his own advisory business.

His experience covers trading and investment transactions, restructurings and trade finance across the energy, metals and softs markets. His clients include senior management and general counsel of trading houses, banks, investment firms, producers and energy distribution companies.

Alistair Mackie, head of the firm’s energy and resources practice, comments on the hire: “We are pleased to welcome Marc to the firm. He has an excellent reputation in the commodities sector and his experience further strengthens our capability and already strong team in this area.”

Weisberger is based in London.