Bear Stearns falls for Norton Rose romancing

O'Connor, Joanne
March 2005
Lawyer;3/7/2005, Vol. 19 Issue 9, p5
Trade Publication
The article reports that Norton Rose is celebrating the close of its first deal for Bear Stearns Cos. Inc. after 18 months spent wooing the investment bank. The securitisation group, led by global head Jonathan Walsh, won the role of adviser on the debut pound;130m mortgage-backed issue for Bear Stearns' mortgage lending subsidiary Rooftop Mortgages. Walsh has been targeting Bear Stearns for more than 18 months, developing relationships with senior managing director Richard Downer and former head of legal Steven Bartlett.


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