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Jacques McChesney

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Jacques McChesney is a partner in the capital markets practice and is based in the London office. Jacques is a New York qualified lawyer practicing in European leveraged finance and debt capital markets, with a focus on high yield acquisition finance and bond deals. He represents issuers, sponsors and underwriters on complex corporate financings. In addition, he advises clients with respect to investment grade offerings, restructurings, debt tender/consent solicitations, equity offerings, private placements, medium-term note programs, acquisitions and hybrid securities offerings.


New York office of Latham & Watkins 1995; Transferred to the London office of Latham & Watkins in 1999; Partner of Latham & Watkins 2004; Partner, Shearman & Sterling 2007.


Married with three children; Educated at Princeton (1990); Northwestern School of Law (1995).