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Allen & Overy LLP

Capital Markets

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What the team is known for

Allen & Overy has a prominent team offering expertise across the full spectrum of DCM and ECM including high-value IPOs. Notable experience handling cross-border listings and funding for M&A transactions, particularly within the energy and resources sector. Known for its strength in the securitisation arena, the team is experienced working in an extensive range of asset classes including auto loans, residential mortgages and credit cards. The team has access to the firm's global network and is noted for its expertise in the US and European bond markets. Has long-established relationships with a number of international investment banks and top ASX-listed companies. Key clients include the NAB and Scentre Group.

Notable practitioners

Karolina Popic is a leading figure in the securitisation space, frequently assisting clients with matters involving asset-backed securities and warehouse transactions, and is also noted for her DCM expertise.

Mark Leemen is highly regarded for the provision of US law expertise from his Sydney base, frequently advising clients in relation to major capital raisings.

Meredith Campion is an experienced figure in the ECM legal market, particularly noted for acting on equity transactions for clients in the natural resources sector. A client praises her "incredible knowledge base," describing her as "a good lateral thinker who looks for solutions, not problems."

Tony Sparks has an established practice acting for corporate clients in relation to IPOs and entitlement offers.

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Australia

Capital Markets: Debt


Karolina Popic
Band 3

Capital Markets: Equity


Meredith Campion
Band 4
Tony Sparks
Band 1

Capital Markets: Securitisation


Karolina Popic
Band 1

Capital Markets: US Law


Mark Leemen
Band 1