Ropes & Gray sees latest City exit as finance partner heads to Bakers

Baker McKenzie hires finance partner Matthew Cox from US firm

Ropes & Gray London finance partner Matthew Cox has left the US firm to join Baker McKenzie, becoming the latest in a series of exits from the firm’s City base.

Cox, who was the fifth partner to join Ropes’ London base when he moved from Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer in 2010, where he was a counsel, is set to join Bakers next month.

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