The London office of Kirkpatrick & Lockhart Nicholson Graham LLP (K&LNG) recently welcomed Kevin Dean as a partner. He joins the firm from Stephenson Harwood where he was head of mergers and acquisitions.
Mr. Dean focuses his practice on international M&A, takeovers and corporate finance. He has particular experience in the fund management, transport and leisure sectors in the areas of leading active funds, pension funds, hotel and leisure groups, banks and financial services institutions.
Mr. Dean's joining coincides with the appointment of Martin Lane as London office head of Corporate. Mr. Lane previously was national head of Corporate at Pinsent Masons. Since joining K&LNG in May 2005, he has been involved in a number of transactions for U.S. corporate clients underlining the international nature of the London corporate practice.