Sidley Austin Welcomes Partner in Hong Kong
Summary: The Hong Kong office of Sidley Austin welcomed a new partner in their Global Finance practice.
Wardrop is a highly recognized finance lawyer with experience representing private equity sponsors, asset managers, hedge funds, and commercial and investment banks in dealings involving mezzanine, special situation financings, and investments. Wardrop also has extensive experience with senior secured creditors in the advice of leveraged and acquisition finance transactions such as debt restructurings. He has a strong knowledge of corporate lending, property financings, cross-border transactions, and direct and alternative lending by funds.
China Region managing partner and member of the firm’s Management Committee Constance Choy said, “Allan’s high standing in the special situations market and with senior secured lenders is impressive, and especially significant given Hong Kong’s status as a major global financial hub. Clients regularly praise Allan, and he brings extensive experience with large-scale acquisitions and takeovers in Asia to our clients in the global finance arena.”
Sidley has roughly 2,000 lawyers and 20 offices around the world.
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