Danister de Silva is a senior Associate in Willkie’s Finance Department in London. Danister has practised in Sydney, Frankfurt and London representing private equity sponsors, investment banks, private debt funds and corporate clients on leveraged buy-outs, restructurings, refinancings and general corporate lending.

Danister has extensive experience in acting for private equity sponsors in respect of financing buy-outs in the technology industry in Israel. Clients have commended his “great sense of humour and work ethic” and ability to work “extremely collaboratively” (The Legal 500, 2021).



The Flinders University of South Australia, LLB (Hons), 2006 University of Adelaide, B.A., 2007

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