Hogan Lovells Recruits Capital Markets Partner in London
20 January 2011
LONDON, 20 January 2010 - Hogan Lovells' has expanded its London Debt Capital Markets team with the hire of Dennis Dillon. Dennis joined Hogan Lovells International LLP on 17 January 2011.
Dennis Dillon was most recently a partner in the international finance group at Sidley Austin in London. His main area of practice is structured finance transactions, primarily related to the establishment and operation of commercial paper conduits and investments by commercial paper conduits and credit enhancers.
Other areas of practice include advising investment adviser clients on US regulatory issues, representation of investment managers in derivatives transactions, project finance and secured and unsecured lending. Prior to his ten years in London, Dennis worked in Sidley Austin's Singapore and New York offices.
Commenting on Dennis' arrival, David Hudd, co-leader of Hogan Lovells Finance Group, said:
"A key part of our strategy is to develop a prominent structured finance practice in both London and New York. The recruitment of Dennis in London and, recently, Emil Arca in New York to build on our existing capabilities is part of this. Dennis has impressive credentials and his practice is both compatible with and complementary to our current offering."
Dennis Dillon said:
"Hogan Lovells offers me a strong base from which I can continue to advise my existing international clients, but also to expand my practice and build on the existing institutional relationships at the firm. I look forward to being part of a truly international practice."
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