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Rimon Law Welcomes Financial Services Attorney John J. Hanley to Their New York Office

News John J. Hanley John J. Hanley · June 01, 2018

John J. Hanley joins Rimon's Financial Services team as Partner. His practice will be based out of the firm’s New York office.

Mr. Hanley was previously a shareholder at Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney.

Mr. Hanley focuses his practice on first and second lien financings; private placements of debt and equity securities; and the purchase and sale of loans, securities, trade claims and other illiquid assets. His clients include business development companies, specialty lenders, investment banks, hedge funds, actively managed CLOs, special purpose vehicles and other financial institutions.

Mr. Hanley’s pro bono works include working with the Civil Legal Advice and Resource Office to advise low-income New Yorkers on consumer debt issues under the auspices of the New York State Courts Access to Justice Program and Fordham Law School’s Feerick Center for Social Justice.

Mr. Hanley will be joining a veteran Financial Services team of 26 Partners, including Suzanne L’Hernault and Ella Cohen who also joined Rimon's New York office this year. Rimon’s Financial Services team provides legal services to banks and other financial institutions and represents investment management firms. With Rimon’s decentralized business model, Mr. Hanley can continue building his practice in a manner that best suits each of his clients individually.

“We are proud to welcome John to our growing team of financial services lawyers across three continents. John brings a depth of experience and collegial approach that makes him a great fit for our team,” said Michael Moradzadeh, Rimon’s CEO. 

 “I’m very excited to be joining Rimon’s Team of All-Stars,” said Mr. Hanley.

Mr. Hanley earned a J.D. from Fordham University where he was named to the Dean’s List, and a  B.A. from City University of New York-John Jay College of Criminal Justice where he was Summa Cum Laude.

Rimon has 18 offices across three continents. The firm is widely known as being at the vanguard of legal innovation. The firm has been repeatedly recognized by the Financial Times as one of North America's most innovative law firms. The firm’s managing partners were both named ‘Legal Rebels’ by the American Bar Association’s ABA Journal and have spoken on innovations in the practice of law at Harvard and Stanford Law Schools. Rimon and its lawyers have also received numerous awards for excellence, including from Best Lawyers and Chambers.