Robert Stirling focuses on insurance and asset management matters, as well as the regulatory issues involved in transactional work and the insurance sector generally. He advises on public and private acquisitions, private equity investments, portfolio and other risk transfers, share offerings and asset disposals, and has handled numerous representations for clients such as Phoenix Group, XL Group plc, Prudential plc, Marsh and TDR Capital. Mr. Stirling’s experience also includes advising financial institutions, including Barclays Capital, BNP Paribas and Credit Suisse on transactional and regulatory matters. In addition to being ranked as a leader by Chambers & Partners, he is recognised by The Legal 500 UK. Prior to joining Skadden in 2014, Mr. Stirling was head of the non-contentious insurance practice at a Magic Circle firm.