Hogan Lovells continues expansion of Australian practice with the addition of corporate funds partner in Sydney
Sydney, 10 September 2019 – Hogan Lovells announced today that James Wood will be joining the firm as a partner in the Corporate practice in the Sydney office. James will be joining the firm from Gilbert + Tobin.
James is an established corporate investment funds specialist and has specific experience in advising on private equity funds, real estate funds, energy/infrastructure funds, credit funds, secondary funds, fund-of-funds and other sector focused funds together with other fund-style arrangements, such as syndicated deals.
Commenting on James' arrival, Global Head of the Hogan Lovells Corporate practice David Gibbons, said:
"Australia is an increasingly important and attractive part of the global private capital and investment funds industry. Following the addition of Sydney corporate partners David Holland and Charles Bogle earlier this year, James' appointment demonstrates our ongoing commitment to the region and our desire to continue to grow the practice in Australia."
James Wood added: "I am delighted to be joining the Corporate practice at Hogan Lovells. The firm's integrated nature provides the ideal platform for me to further develop my practice and service my clients."