NEW YORK — Hunton & Williams LLP announces the addition of partner E. Perry Hicks and counsel Bryon Mulligan to its national lending services practice. Hicks and Mulligan, who practiced together from 2005 to 2011, represent financial institutions in domestic and cross-border secured transactions involving a variety of asset classes, with a core concentration in the financing of private equity, hedge fund, and similar investment vehicle assets as well as energy-related assets.

“Providing thoughtful and decisive client services for the financial services and energy industries is important to our firm and a key point in our team strategy,” said Michael C. Kerrigan, who heads the capital finance and real estate practice at Hunton & Williams. “Perry and Bryon’s specific knowledge of and experience with investment fund, energy and commodity finance round out our team’s strong capabilities, further strengthening our client service for these industries.”