NEW YORK Feb 24 Jim Woolery, co-head of
JPMorgan's North American mergers and acquisitions
business, is leaving the investment bank for a position at law
firm Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft.
Chris Ventresca, who was previously co-head of the North
American M&A unit with Woolery, will run the business on his
own, JPMorgan spokeswoman Tasha Pelio said on Sunday.
Woolery will become vice chairman of Cadwalader and will
start at the law firm on Monday, according to a Cadwalader
He joined JPMorgan two years ago after serving as a partner
for law firm Cravath, Swaine & Moore.