The ability to raise funds necessary for growth is critical to virtually every company. For decades, the global capital markets team at White & Case has been dedicated to structuring transactions that allow companies to realize their objectives.
Our global team works closely across the regions, where our "on the ground" knowledge of local markets and the political, regulatory and economic environments in which our clients operate, gives us an unrivalled familiarity with the intricate legal issues specific to those markets.
We advise on the full range of debt and equity transactions and have achieved a leading reputation for advising on "firsts" to market in difficult legal environments.
Our global capital markets/securities practice includes lawyers in the world’s key financial centers including New York, London, Frankfurt, Hong Kong, Singapore and Tokyo. Clients can benefit from our extensive experience and capabilities in:
Full Range of Services
Groundbreaking and cutting-edge deals, as well as an impressive client portfolio, have all contributed to a reputation as a leading international capital markets practice. Global investment banks, sovereign clients and issuers regularly call on our experience to support them in complex cross-border transactions.
The strength of the practice can be seen in both the size of our worldwide team and the variety of deals we complete. Our experience spans a broad range of products, including initial public offerings, domestic and international offerings, private placements, structured credit products, convertible bonds, debt programs, high yield and sovereign bond issuances.
Delivering the Full Service Your Transaction Demands
As the capital markets evolve, more and more deal structures require experience and capabilities in multiple areas of law. Working with other practices within White & Case, we bring the necessary knowledge (whether it be tax, environmental, intellectual property or project structures) to complete the most complex transactions. Using these resources, our lawyers are committed to delivering the highest quality legal services in the most efficient manner possible.
Guiding You Through Ongoing Issues
Given today's complex regulatory environment, companies must focus an increasing amount of attention on issues related to corporate governance and ongoing reporting requirements. Our global presence puts us at a unique advantage of understanding the obligations in various jurisdictions, and allows us to provide you with the comprehensive advice critical to guiding you through the maze of regulations that you may face.