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Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

1285 AVENUE OF THE AMERICAS, NEW YORK, NY 10019-6064, USA
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Work +1 212 373 3000
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Fax +1 212 757 3990
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Beijing, Hong Kong, London, New York, Tokyo, Toronto and 2 more

Raphael M. Russo

Tel:
Work 212-373-3309
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Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP

Work Department

Corporate, Capital Markets & Securities, Corporate Governance, Investment Management, Pro Bono

Position

http://www.paulweiss.com/professionals/partners-and-counsel/raphael-m-russo.aspx

Education

J.D., Harvard Law School, 1994 cum laude; B.A., Amherst College, 1989 magna cum laude


United States: Finance

Capital markets: equity offerings

Within: Capital markets: equity offerings

Paul, Weiss, Rifkind, Wharton & Garrison LLP’s issuer-focused practice, which is centered in New York, is sought after for its ‘extremely pro-business approach’ and its ‘broad sector expertise’. Raphael Russo had a stand-out year on the equity side, which included advising the issuers on the $152m IPO of J. Jill and the $345m IPO of Mosaic Acquisition. In fact, the group had a strong year for IPOs generally, with ‘outstanding’ department co-head John Kennedy also advising Preferred Sands on its $100m IPO and David Huntington advising MPM Holdings on its $250m IPO. The team also includes high-profile department co-chair Gregory Ezring and key partner Monica Thurmond.

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