Ropes & Gray lures specialist from rival US firm
Ropes & Gray has hired away structured finance specialist Partha Pal from Chadbourne & Park. Pal was in Chadbourne's London office for almost two years, after spending sixteen years with Sidley Austin in its London, New York and Singapore offices.
Pal will help to develop Ropes' real estate offering in the area. Pal focuses on structured finance transactions and restructurings. With Ropes, he can emphasize on real estate lending and commercial mortgage-backed securities transactions.