Financial Services Lawyer Joins Goodwin Procter

Saturday, January 1, 2005 - 01:00

Goodwin Procter LLP has announced the addition of Robin J.H. Maxwell to the firm's Financial Services Practice. Ms. Maxwell joins the firm as partner in its New York office.

Ms. Maxwell focuses her practice on advising domestic and international banking organizations on mergers and acquisitions. merchant banking. capital markets transactions. private investment funds and bank regulatory issues. Her extensive background in domestic and international banking issues includes having advised The Royal Bank of Scotland in connection with the acquisition by its subsidiary. Citizens Financial Group. of Charter One Financial. a deal that Goodwin Procter also worked on for Citizens.

The firm has further enhanced the expertise and geographic reach of its Financial Services Practice in Boston by adding several key partners over the past year. including Melanie Fein and Satish Kini in Washington. DC and Victoria Schonfeld in New York.

Ms. Maxwell joins the firm from Davis Polk & Wardwell. where she was a member of the firm's Financial Institutions Group.