Sidley Austin M&A Partner Jumps To Jones Day

Law360, New York (June 2, 2010, 6:10 PM EDT) -- Veteran deals lawyer Christopher Hilbert has left Sidley Austin LLP to join the New York office of Jones Day, saying he chose the firm because it made investments overseas during the recession while many other firms were in “hunkered-down mode.”

Jones Day announced Hilbert's arrival Tuesday, saying he has represented “one of the leading global manufacturers of aerospace and rail transportation” around the U.S. and in a number of major financings.

He also has experience managing deals outside the U.S.

Hilbert answered the door when Jones...
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