Austin LLP is pleased to announce that Nigel Wilson has joined the
firm in London as a partner in its Capital Markets practice. Mr. Wilson
joins from Maples Group where he was a partner. He also spent 12 years
as a partner at Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP.
Focusing in capital markets transactions, Mr. Wilson is a
multijurisdictional corporate lawyer with over twenty years’ experience
in London, Dublin, Silicon Valley and New York. Mr. Wilson serves as a
trusted, senior adviser to global corporate clients and investment banks
in complex, often strategically important, transactions in a broad range
of industries and geographies, covering both debt and equity capital
“Nigel is a versatile and experienced adviser with important business
relationships across various jurisdictions, and we are pleased to have
him join our highly regarded global Capital Markets practice,” said
Edward F. Petrosky, chair of the firm’s global Capital Markets group.
“I am extremely pleased to welcome Nigel and integrate him into our
Capital Markets practice as well as the firm’s Private Equity, M&A and
Restructuring practices in London and globally,” said Mark Walsh,
co-chair of the European Capital Markets group.
Sidley’s European Capital Markets group, co-led by Mr. Walsh and partner
David Howe, is an integral part of the firm’s leading global Capital
Markets practice, which represents issuers, underwriters and other
financial intermediaries in structuring and executing securities
transactions and disclosure matters in all of the world’s major
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