O’Melveny Adds Capital Markets Partner Daniel O’Shea in New York

September 02, 2014 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


Julie Fei
O’Melveny & Myers LLP

NEW YORK, NY — September 2, 2014 —
O’Melveny & Myers LLP is pleased to announce that Daniel O’Shea, a seasoned capital markets lawyer, has joined the Firm. O’Shea will be a member of the Firm’s Capital Markets Practice and will be based in the New York office.

“Dan’s arrival adds depth to our capital markets presence in New York and strengthens our ability to serve our investment banking clients,” said Firm Chair Bradley J. Butwin. “Over the past several years, our Capital Markets Practice has grown tremendously, and with Dan on board, we will be able to continue the momentum.”

O’Shea has represented investment banks and companies in more than a hundred public and private securities offerings, including initial public offerings, follow-on offerings, and multibillion-dollar high-yield and high-grade debt offerings, and has advised companies on corporate governance and general corporate and disclosure matters. He has represented many of the country’s leading investment banks as underwriters in some of the more significant transactions in recent years.

“I am excited about joining O’Melveny’s first-class Capital Markets Practice and contributing to the continued growth and successes of the Firm’s transactions platform in New York,” O’Shea said. “The Firm has a fantastic roster of clients, and I look forward to collaborating with the capital markets team and our clients on a wide variety of complex matters.”

About O’Melveny’s Capital Markets Practice
Companies and investment banks trust O’Melveny & Myers to help them successfully execute a spectrum of strategic and capital raising transactions across a range of industries, including finance, healthcare, consumer & retail, technology, media, communications, real estate, and energy. O’Melveny’s capital markets team brings together transactional attorneys who have substantial experience running the most complicated and high-profile deals with former high-ranking SEC officials, who provide specialized advice regarding complex regulatory matters. This combination allows our team to view challenges from all perspectives — companies, investment banks, and regulators — so we can navigate deals seamlessly from launch through pricing and closing. In 2013, O’Melveny’s capital markets team advised on public offerings raising more than US$40 billion for clients and represented the underwriters in two of the five largest equity offerings of the year.

About O’Melveny & Myers LLP
With approximately 750 lawyers in 16 offices worldwide, O’Melveny & Myers LLP helps industry leaders across a broad array of sectors manage the complex challenges of succeeding in the global economy. We are a values-driven law firm, guided by the principles of excellence, leadership, and citizenship. Our commitment to these values is reflected in our dedication to improving access to justice through pro bono work and championing initiatives that increase the diversity of the legal profession. For more information, please visit www.omm.com.