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Corporate transactions are a core feature of the modern commercial world; Simpson Thacher offers a pragmatic, straightforward and collaborative approach to help our clients attain their goals through these transactions.

“They are cutting edge, very practical and extremely smart.”
Chambers USA (quoting a client)

As leaders across all corporate disciplines, we regularly advise on a range of complex transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, equity and debt capital markets offerings, joint ventures, project financings and infrastructure development, structured financings, private fund formation and investments, syndicated loans, debt restructurings and bankruptcies, and privatizations.

The versatility of our practice areas greatly benefits clients—banks, companies, private equity firms, public utilities, nonprofits and individuals. We regularly advise clients such as Alibaba Group, Apax Partners, Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Blackstone, Carlyle, Dell, EQT, First Reserve, Goldman Sachs, HCA, Hellman & Friedman, Hilton, JPMorgan, KKR, Microsoft, the Republic of Peru, Seagate Technology, Silver Lake Partners, SiriusXM, Travelers and scores of others.

By assembling multidisciplinary teams, we counsel clients on increasingly intricate transactions with ingenuity and efficiency. Independent rankings attest to our unsurpassed leadership in the marketplace. We consistently rank at the top in both U.S. and global evaluations by publications such as ChambersThe Legal 500 and the International Financial Law Review.

“We think of Simpson Thacher for high-profile transactions.”
Chambers Global (quoting a client)

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