Mergers & Acquisitions
We have extensive experience representing buyers and sellers, special committees of boards, debt and equity investors, and financial advisors in complex cross-border M&A and other business combinations, including distressed situations.
We represent issuers and other financial institutions from various countries and industries in the full range of sophisticated capital-raising transactions, including IPOs, Rule 144A offerings, secondary equity offerings, high-yield and other debt issuances, rescue financings, PIPEs, private placements, block and other securities trades, bank/senior credit financings and mezzanine financings.
Private Equity/Venture Capital
We are one of the few leading global law firms that has extensive international experience in virtually every type of private equity transaction. From early-stage venture capital financings to complex cross-border multibillion dollar leveraged buyouts and going-private transactions, we successfully represent all major parties, including private equity/venture capital investors, issuers, management (including management buyouts) and institutionally backed private enterprises (including private equity/venture capital fund portfolio companies).