Hogan Lovells’ New York Office Continues to Add Depth to its Finance Practice With Counsel Addition
27 July 2010
NEW YORK, 27 July 2010 - Hogan Lovells announced today that it has expanded its Finance practice group with Russell Slanover as a Hogan Lovells US LLP counsel in the New York office.
Slanover has spent more than two decades practicing corporate law, representing clients on matters pertaining to structured finance, project finance, corporate finance and acquisitions, both with respect to domestic and international transactions, including in emerging markets. He has represented issuers, underwriters, investors, and insurers in connection with the issuance of asset-backed and mortgage-backed securities, and he has rendered advice regarding the administration and servicing of such securities.
Slanover was most recently a counsel at Dewey & LeBoeuf LLP in New York.
According to Finance Co-heads Ben Hammond and David Hudd, "Russell brings great depth of knowledge to our Finance and Corporate practices. His years of experience and knowledge will greatly support our global team and benefit our clients."
"I am very eager to bring my practice to Hogan Lovells’ globally competitive Finance group," said Slanover. "I look forward to growing my practice alongside my new colleagues."
Slanover received his law degree from Fordham Law School and his bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering and Engineering Science from the State University of New York (SUNY) at Stony Brook University. He also earned a Master of Law in Taxation from New York University and a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering from SUNY at Stony Brook University, and he is also a licensed professional engineer.