Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft has hired Kurt Oosterhouse as a partner in its finance practice.
Oosterhouse will be based in Charlotte, NC and joins Cadwalader from Moore & Van Allen, where he was a member/partner. He has a broad range of experience in a number of fields, including healthcare, middle market, investment-grade and real estate investment trusts. At Cadwalader, Oosterhouse will represent financial institutions and corporate clients in syndicated senior debt facilities, asset-based lending and leveraged acquisition financing. He will also counsel clients across a wide spectrum of fund finance lending structures, including subscription credit facilities and fund-level credit enhancement.
William McInerney, chair of Cadwalader’s finance practice, said, “Kurt’s arrival underlines our commitment to expanding our corporate finance practice. We have significant U.S. and international finance capabilities, and Kurt now brings us additional capabilities in middle-market lending, a real focus for us going forward.”