O’Melveny Welcomes Leading New York Corporate Finance Partner Robert Wann Jr.
March 6, 2023
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
NEW YORK—March 6, 2023—O’Melveny announced today that Robert Wann Jr. has joined the firm’s New York office as a partner in its Corporate Finance Practice Group, strengthening O’Melveny’s complex finance capabilities in the world’s most active deal market.
Wann is a trusted advisor to public and private companies, private equity sponsors, and banks on financing transactions, particularly on leveraged finance and acquisition financings. He also advises clients on high-yield and investment-grade bonds, syndicated loans, club loans, tender offers, exchange offers, and cross-border transactions. He comes to O’Melveny from the New York office of Baker Botts.
Wann has been recognized by the International Financial Law Review for his work on the publication’s 2012 Private Equity Deal of the Year: EP Energy LLC's bond acquisition financing for EP Energy Corporation. His experience spans an array of industries, including telecommunications, media, technology, financial services, energy, hospitality, healthcare, retail, and manufacturing.
“We are delighted to welcome Robert to O’Melveny. His experience and connections make him a perfect addition to our Corporate Finance team, bolstering our ability to serve clients in strategically important areas, including in the technology, media, telecom, and energy sectors. It is a pleasure to welcome him aboard,” said O’Melveny Chair Bradley J. Butwin.
“I am excited to join the O’Melveny team. The firm has a strong platform, collaborative culture, and a growth strategy that aligns perfectly with my practice. I look forward to working with my new colleagues to continue serving our clients and expanding our practice in New York and beyond,” said Wann.
Wann earned his B.S. summa cum laude from SUNY Albany. He earned his J.D. summa cum laude from St. John’s University School of Law.
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