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Apostolos Gkoutzinis

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Partner and practice group leader of the european capital markets group. Focuses on U.S. federal securities laws, high yield debt offerings and international capital markets transactions in general. His practice and specific experience covers several areas of international corporate and capital markets transactions, including high yield and leveraged finance transactions, SEC-registered and other types of initial public offerings, international rights offerings, restructurings, debt offerings by companies, financial institutions and governments, recapitalisations, tender offers, privatisations, stock exchange listings, M&A transactions and general corporate matters.

Professional Memberships

Member of the American Bar Association.


Full-time academic, University of London; Junior Associate, Shearman & Sterling, 2005-2011; Partner, Shearman & Sterling, 2011- present; Full-time academic, University of London; Visiting lecturer, Institute of Advanced Legal Studies, University of London; Visiting professor, International Hellenic University, Greece.


Author of: 'Law and Practice of Liability Management: Debt Tender Offers, Exchange Offers, Bond Buybacks and Consent Solicitations in International Capital Markets' - May 2014, 'Internet Banking and the Law in Europe: Regulation, Financial Integration and Electronic Commerce' – June 2010


Educated at Harvard University, Law School, LLM; University of London, PhD; University of London, LLM; Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, School of Law and Economics, BA.