With more than 30 years of experience as a large law-firm partner and general counsel, Mr. Wilkinson brings to his clients a wealth of corporate finance, securities, transactional, and executive expertise. He has a proven track record of forging long-term working relationships with executive management teams. He currently represents clients in a wide range of industries, including real estate, finance and hospitality, including hotel owners, hedge funds, non-bank real estate lenders, real estate and hotel developers and executives in a wide range of industries. Mr. Wilkinson was previously chief legal officer and secretary of Capital Pacific Holdings, Inc., a publicly traded $600 million real-estate company based in Newport Beach, California, with operations in multiple states. Prior to Capital Pacific, Mr. Wilkinson was a partner at Wiley Rein LLP, a prominent Washington, DC law firm, where he led the firm’s corporate practice and loss-mitigation program. Previously, he practiced corporate and banking law as a partner in his own law firm and as an associate in the Washington, DC office of the international law firm Willkie Farr & Gallagher, LLP.