Paul Hastings Elects Experienced Finance Lawyer Christopher Ross to Partnership
New York – Paul Hastings LLP, a leading global law firm, announced today that finance lawyer Christopher Ross has been elected to the firm partnership, effective February 1, 2021. Mr. Ross is based in the New York office.
“We are delighted to welcome Christopher to the partnership,” said Jennifer Yount, chair of the global Finance and Restructuring practice. “His deep expertise and strong track record have been instrumental to the continuing performance and growth of the firm’s market-leading Finance practice.”
“With a collaborative culture and future-focused approach, Paul Hastings is the ideal place to best serve my clients,” said Mr. Ross. “I am looking forward to harnessing the power of my practice to further accelerate the momentum of our finance group in New York – and throughout our global network.”
Mr. Ross represents banks and alternative lenders in commercial finance transactions, including acquisition financings, syndicated and direct lending, cross-border transactions, special situations, refinancings, recapitalizations, asset-based lending, cash flow loans, first lien/second lien facilities, and mezzanine debt facilities. His experience spans a variety of business sectors including healthcare, software, retail, media, franchising, manufacturing, and transportation. In addition, he has extensive experience representing creditors, lenders, and investors with both in-court and out-of-court restructurings, including debtor-in-possession and exit financings.At Paul Hastings, our purpose is clear — to help our clients and people navigate new paths to growth. With a strong presence throughout Asia, Europe, Latin America, and the U.S., Paul Hastings is recognized as one of the world’s most innovative global law firms.