International law firm Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (BCLP) has hired M&A and Corporate Finance Partner Kurt Ma to bolster its London Corporate team. Kurt joins from Slaughter and May where he gained significant experience working on cross-border M&A and capital markets transactions. He advises a range of clients across different sectors, including financial institutions, governments, private equity funds and listed companies, on joint ventures, high-value asset sales and complex restructuring exercises, as well as general corporate matters.
Speaking of Kurt’s arrival, Deputy Departmental Managing Partner Simon Beddow said: “We are delighted to be welcoming Kurt to the team. His experience and entrepreneurial spirit is an excellent fit for the team. We are keen to continue to build our M&A offering in the UK and Kurt’s appointment is a demonstration of our dedication to doing so.”
Of his arrival at BCLP, Kurt said: “I am so proud to be joining the BCLP family. This is a great team with real quality and ambition and I am excited about what we are going to achieve together.”
With over 1,400 lawyers in 31 offices across North America, Europe, the Middle East and Asia, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner LLP is a fully integrated global law firm that provides clients with connected legal advice, wherever and whenever they need it. The firm is known for its relationship-driven, collaborative culture, diverse legal experience and industry-shaping innovation and offers clients one of the most active M&A, real estate, financial services, litigation and corporate risk practices in the world.
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