Sidley Austin hires two Simpson Thacher private equity lawyers in London
Sidley Austin has hired two private equity lawyers from Simpson Thacher & Bartlett’s London office. Wim De Vlieger and Till LeFranc, who worked at Simpson Thacher as counsel and associate, respectively, will join Sidley Austin as partners.
De Vlieger focuses on acquisitions, high yield debt financings, divestitures, IPOs and consortia. LeFranc focuses on M&A and capital transactions for clients including banks, private equity and corporate entities.