Financial law firm Sidley Austin announced Monday that it has expanded its presence in the West Coast with the addition of an investment funds partner.
Sidley said in a statement that Timothy A. Spangler has joined its Los Angeles location as a partner and member of the firm's global investment funds, advisers and derivatives practice. Spangler will also work with Sidley’s clients in New York and London.
Prior to joining Sidley, Spangler served as chair of the investment funds group at an undisclosed firm where he worked on a wide range of funds, including hedge funds, private equity funds, venture capital funds and fund of hedge funds.
With offices around the world, including China, Japan, Belgium, U.K. and Latin America, Sidley has approximately 1,700 lawyers in its 19 locations.