Weil Gotshal securitisation partner quits the law

Weil Gotshal & Manges’ London office is losing one of its three securitisation partners. Christian Smith is moving to Spain, but will not be joining another law firm on his arrival. He is moving for lifestyle reasons. Smith’s departure will leave the London securitisation group with head Jacky Kelly and partner Steven Ong, who was made up to equity this year. First revealed on www.thelawyer.com, 12 November