Ropes & Gray Sponsors 2017 Kayo Women’s Real Estate Investment Summit
Ropes & Gray was a sponsor of the 2017 Kayo Women’s Real Estate Investment Summit, held in New York on April 24-25. The event was attended by 190 investors, asset managers and company executives.
Three Ropes & Gray attorneys participated in the conference, leading discussions and sharing their expertise. Tax partner Kristen Winckler moderated a panel titled “Key Issues with Foreign Investors in U.S. Real Estate,” while real estate investments & transactions partner Carol Hopper and associate Ali George spoke on the “Trends in Real Estate Credit” panel. Additionally, all three attorneys (pictured at right) moderated breakout sessions during a roundtable networking lunch with their fellow panelists. Ms. Hopper and Ms. George led a discussion on “Trends in Development Finance, U.S. vs. U.K.,” and Ms. Winckler reprised her role as moderator on “Key Issues with Foreign Investors in U.S. Real Estate.”
Ropes & Gray is a recognized leader in diversity and inclusion in the legal industry and was proud to sponsor a forum dedicated to the success of women in real estate investing.
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