As the European Head of the Firm’s Mergers and Acquisitions and Corporate Finance practices, Andrew Weiler is dual-qualified in New York and England and Wales and represents multinational companies and private equity firms in merger and acquisition and joint venture transactions and advises some of the world’s largest fund of funds on secondary acquisitions of private equity interests.
Andrew is widely recognised as one of Europe’s leading issuer-side advisors in the cross-border private placement market. He has advised more than 100 non-US issuers on 4(a)(2) traditional debt private placements totalling more than $30 billion, placing him in the highest ranks of deal counsel for issuers in this market.
As both a US and UK citizen, Andrew has practiced in London for more than 25 years, having previously worked in New York, Stockholm and Helsinki.
Andrew has been recommended by The Legal 500 for his work in M&A and private equity, designated a “Super Lawyer” in M&A in Super Lawyers Magazine, and has been repeatedly recognized by Chambers UK, The Legal 500, and IFLR 1000 as a Leading Individual in private placements.
Prior to joining O’Melveny, Andrew practiced at an AmLaw 10 firm.