Rising Star: Cleary Gottlieb's Chantal Kordula

Law360, New York (April 12, 2010, 6:59 PM EDT) -- An ability to dig up financing for massive baked goods company Grupo Bimbo SAB de CV when it wanted to acquire Weston Foods Inc. in the middle of a global downturn has helped land Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton LLP's Chantal E. Kordula a spot on Law360's list of 10 corporate finance attorneys under 40 to watch.

The transaction, in which Mexico-based Grupo Bimbo, one of the largest baked goods companies in the world, bought the U.S. bakery division of Canada's George Weston Ltd. for $2.5...
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