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Weil Elects 11 New Partners and 10 New Counsel

NEW YORK, November 20, 2018: International law firm Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP announced today that it has elected 11 new partners and 10 new counsel, effective January 1, 2019.

“I am very pleased to announce this group of diverse and talented lawyers who make up our new partner and counsel class,” said Executive Partner Barry Wolf. “They practice across the Firm’s four departments, Corporate, Litigation, Business Finance & Restructuring and Tax, highlighting the strength of our global platform.”

The new partners and counsel are based in the Firm’s Frankfurt, London, New York and Silicon Valley offices.

The new partners and counsel are:


James Bromley: Private Funds (London)

Jessica Falk: Complex Commercial Litigation (New York)

Ludger Kempf: Tax (Frankfurt)

Cassie Kimmelman: Private Funds (New York)

Shawn Kodes: Structured Finance (New York)

Justin Lee: Banking & Finance (New York)

Jessica Liou: Business Finance & Restructuring (New York)

Alexander Martin: Structured Finance (London)

Gabriel Morgan: Business Finance & Restructuring (New York)

Gemma Sage: Business Finance & Restructuring (London)

Derek Walter: Patent Litigation (Silicon Valley)


Nenka Berberova: Banking & Finance (London)

Clare Cottle: Business Finance & Restructuring (London)

Caroline Geiger: Technology & IP Transactions (New York) (Ms. Geiger is currently on secondment.)

Gabriel Gershowitz: Private Equity/M&A (New York)

Debora Hoehne: Business Finance & Restructuring (New York)

Aron Joy: Tax/Private Funds (London)

Tom McKay: Business Finance & Restructuring (London)

Melissa Meyrowitz: Real Estate (New York)

Alex Purtill: Private Equity/M&A (Silicon Valley)

Sasha Shulzhenko: Banking & Finance (New York)

About Weil

Founded in 1931, Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP has been a preeminent provider of legal services for more than 80 years. With approximately 1,100 lawyers in offices on three continents, Weil has been a pioneer in establishing a geographic footprint that has allowed the Firm to partner with clients wherever they do business. The Firm's four departments, Corporate, Litigation, Business Finance & Restructuring, and Tax, Executive Compensation & Benefits, and more than two dozen practice groups are consistently recognized as leaders in their respective fields.

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