Paul Hastings’ Securities and Capital Markets Practice Ranks Highly in Q1 2021 League Tables for Equity, Debt and Equity-linked Deals

April 22, 2021

Firm is one of only a handful of law firms that were highly ranked for US IPOs, Equity-Linked Securities and High Yield Bonds.

Paul Hastings’ Global Securities and Capital Markets Group was very active in the first quarter of Q1 2021, having advised on 40 completed deals with an aggregate U.S. dollar value of approximately $19 billion, across all product types, including IPOs and secondary equity offerings, investment-grade and high-yield bond offerings and offerings of convertible securities. Bloomberg’s Q1 2021 published capital markets law firm league tables reflect this activity, where Paul Hastings ranked:

  • #9 in U.S. IPOs
  • #6 in U.S. equity-linked
  • #11 in U.S. corporate high-yield bonds
  • #8 in global SPAC IPOs

Paul Hastings is one of only a handful of firms in the U.S. that represents a true cross-section of clients in Capital Markets transactions, including public companies, private equity and venture capital firms and virtually every investment bank. In addition to its top-of-the-market securities and capital markets support, Paul Hastings’ Public Company Compliance Group provides its public company clients with comprehensive advice on compliance, disclosure and corporate governance matters.

At Paul Hastings, our purpose is clear — to help our clients and people navigate new paths to growth. With a strong presence throughout Asia, Europe, Latin America, and the U.S., Paul Hastings is recognized as one of the world’s most innovative global law firms.

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