June 10, 2014
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP is pleased to announce that Nigel Stacey is joining the London office as a partner. Formerly a partner with Ashurst LLP, he will continue to focus on mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance and general corporate matters.
“We are pleased to welcome Nigel to the firm,” said Ken Doran, Chairman and Managing Partner of Gibson Dunn. “Building our London office is a key part of the firm’s strategy. Nigel is a talented and versatile lawyer with experience in a broad range of corporate transactions. His addition will further enhance the scale and depth of our transactional practice in this important market.”
“We are looking forward to working with Nigel,” said Tom Budd, Co-Partner in Charge of the London office and co-chair of the firm’s Global Finance Practice Group. “He possesses the qualities that we value in a partner: collegiality, energy, commitment to client service and an entrepreneurial spirit. We know Nigel will do well here, and the office and firm as a whole will benefit from his wide-ranging experience and skillset.”
“I am excited to be joining Gibson Dunn,” said Stacey. “Gibson Dunn’s strong corporate and litigation platforms and strategically located offices drew me to the firm. I look forward to working closely with my colleagues in London and across the firm’s offices.”
About Nigel Stacey
Stacey has a broad M&A and corporate finance practice. He regularly advises U.K. and international corporations and investment banks on a wide range of transactions, including cross-border and domestic M&A, public company takeovers, joint ventures and equity capital markets matters. He has advised on a wide array of matters, acting in recent years on many significant transactions.
Prior to joining the firm, Stacey practiced with Ashurst since 1999 and with Slaughter and May from 1994 to 1999.