K&L Gates’ Charleston office welcomes new counsel

July 13, 2021

K&L Gates’ Charleston office is pleased to welcome a new counsel to the firm.

Ms. Alexis A. Riordan joins the Charleston office as a counsel in the firm’s Real Estate practice group.

Prior to joining K&L Gates, Alexis served as an associate at a New York City-based law firm where she advised private equity funds, REITs, institutional investors, sponsors, managers, and operators in connection with sophisticated joint venture arrangements, portfolio investments, and the creation of new real estate platforms, as well as acquisitions, dispositions, and financings. She received her BA cum laude from Vanderbilt University and her JD magna cum laude from the University of Miami School of Law. She is among the more than 200 lawyers who have joined the firm since January 2021, and four lawyers who have joined the Charleston office since January 2021.


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