Simmons funds partner exits for Schulte Roth & Zabel


Simmons & Simmons funds partner Steven Whittaker has left the firm to join New York hedge fund specialist Schulte Roth & Zabel.

Whittaker was made up as partner at the firm thirteen years ago after he started at the firm in 1992. He will join a team of nearly 20 funds lawyers at the US firm’s City practice, which includes 10 partners. His departure date has not yet been confirmed.