“ I love collaborating with clients to structure transactions – we solve problems together to get the best outcome for their business needs.
John represents issuers and underwriters in complex capital markets transactions, working with issuers in more than 15 countries and representing clients in transactions that have raised in excess of $50 billion in gross proceeds over the last five years.
John has extensive experience in a broad range of capital markets transactions, including equity offerings, secured and unsecured high–yield offerings, debt and equity tender offers, and consent solicitations. He has worked with a variety of companies across industries, including life sciences, technology, telecommunications, financial services, and consumer products on capital markets, liability management, restructuring and M&A transactions. He has significant experience advising on cross-border transactions, having worked on transactions involving a wide range of jurisdictions, including China, France, India, Indonesia, Israel, Singapore, and the United Kingdom.
John also works frequently with the Business Restructuring and Insolvency Group where he advises clients on the securities and capital markets aspects of restructuring transactions, including exchange offers, new money financing, and the transition from creditor to equity owner.
John has completed course work at the University of Cambridge on sustainable finance and serves on the Firm’s ESG steering committee and its diversity and inclusion committee. He has regularly been recognized as an IFLR 1000 notable practitioner and by Legal 500 for his work on capital markets transactions.
Representative Experience (Includes Prior Law Firm Experience)
Legal 500 US 2019