Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner adds partner to London corporate team

Global law firm Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner (BCLP) has hired Ariel White-Tsimikalis to bolster its London M&A and Corporate Finance team.

White-Tsimikalis joins from Davis Polk & Wardwell where she advised banks, corporates and private equity funds on equity capital markets transactions, corporate governance matters and general public company representation. Ariel has extensive experience having worked at Latham & Watkins and undertaken secondments to the in-house legal teams at Jefferies, Citigroup and  Goldman Sachs.

Deputy Departmental Managing Partner Simon Beddow says: “We are delighted to be welcoming Ariel to the team. Her extensive equity capital markets experience further strengthens our team and continues the development we envisaged under our strategic growth objectives.”

White-Tsimikalis says: “I am thrilled to be joining BCLP. The corporate team in London has real talent and ambition, I’m excited to become part of that.”