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Derek W Baird

London, UK UK Guide 2022 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Private Equity: Buyouts
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Private Equity: Buyouts - UK-wide

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Derek Baird is routinely involved in major domestic and cross-border private equity deals. He offers broader strength in corporate and equity capital markets deals.
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Practice Areas

Corporate Partner in the Firm’s London office advising private equity sponsors, portfolio companies and others on a range of public and private corporate transactions in the UK and around Europe.

Career

Qualified in 1992 becoming Partner in 1999 at Dickson Minto. Prior to joining Simpson Thacher in January 2013, he was a Partner at Allen & Overy LLP.

Personal

Admitted as a solicitor in Scotland in 1992 and in England & Wales in 2001. He received his undergraduate LLB Law degree in 1989 with First Class Honours and his Diploma in Legal Practice in 1990 from Glasgow University.

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Derek W Baird

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP

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