K&L Gates woos Katten Muchin’s City chief

K&L Gates has hired the managing partnexr of Katten Muchin Rosenman Cornish (the London affiliate of US outfit Katten Muchin Rosenman) as a partner in its London finance team.

Martin Cornish is an investment management lawyer with a focus on the international financial services area, advising hedge funds, commodities, derivatives brokers and dealers, investment banks and managers. “There are few better-known names than Martin’s in the London hedge fund community,” said K&L Gates London administrative partner Tony Griffiths.