Linklaters has hired Patrice Doat as its new capital markets partner.
Doat joins the firm in Paris from Gide Loyrette Nouel, where he started in 1994 and became partner in 2004. He will start his position with Linklaters at the beginning of September.
Doat specializes in structured finance and securitization, and represents both U.S. and European investment banks.
“The election of Doat is part of the firm's ongoing development and highlights our commitment to servicing our clients in the best way possible and being the leading global law firm in the France,” said Linklaters Paris Managing Partner Paul Lignieres.