Roger Gaspard | White & Case LLP International Law Firm, Global Law Practice

Roger Gaspard

Associate, Dubai

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Overview

Roger Gaspard is an associate in the Firm's Capital Markets practice based in our Dubai office. He has considerable experience advising corporations and financial institutions on a variety of transactions.

Roger has practiced in an international law firm for more than four years and in that time has worked on mandates across the globe. Prior to joining White & Case, Roger worked for an international law firm in New York and Paris.

Bars and Courts

  • Paris Bar
  • New York State Bar
  • Beirut Bar

Education

  • Master of Law, Harvard Law School
  • Master of Law, Université Panthéon-Assas, Paris II
  • LLB, Saint Joseph University, Beirut

Languages

  • Arabic
  • English
  • French

Experience

Advising EDF Invest in its investment alongside KKR infrastructure in the Dutch car-park operator Q-Park NV*.

Advising Alcatel-Lucent in connection with the public exchange offer initiated by Nokia Corporation to exchange all outstanding ordinary shares, American depositary shares and convertible bonds of Alcatel-Lucent for Nokia shares or Nokia American depositary shares*.

Advising a syndicate of managers, led by BNP Paribas, HSBC Bank plc, J.P. Morgan Securities plc and Société Générale as joint global coordinators, along with 12 other co-managers, in a rights offering for Electricité de France (EDF)*.

Advising American Casino & Entertainment Properties LLC (ACEP), a casino and hotel owner and operator that owns the Stratosphere property in Las Vegas and other properties in Las Vegas and Laughlin, Nevada, in a repricing of its first lien term loans*.

Advising AT&T in the acquisition of DIRECTV in a stock-and-cash transaction*.

* Experience prior to joining White & Case