Mr. Hoole is a Vice President and Counsel in the Ares Legal Group. Prior to joining Ares in 2018, Mr. Hoole was an Associate at White & Case LLP, where he focused on public and private mergers, acquisitions and general corporate matters. Mr. Hoole holds a B.A. in Economics and a B.S. in Mathematics from the University of Arizona, and a J.D., with honors, from Emory University School of Law, where he was elected to The Order of the Coif.