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Winston & Strawn London LLP

CITYPOINT, ONE ROPEMAKER STREET, LONDON, EC2Y 9AW, ENGLAND
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Work 020 7011 8700
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Winston & Strawn London LLP, James D. Simpson, Jr., London, ENGLAND

James D. Simpson, Jr.

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Winston & Strawn

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Position

James Simpson is a partner and co-chair of the firm’s global project finance practice. He has more than 30 years of corporate transaction experience, focused on the power, energy, and infrastructure sector, including project development, privatisations, mergers and acquisitions, debt and equity financings, government work, and restructurings. Based in Europe since 1992, he has considerable privatisation and transactional experience in Central and Eastern Europe, Russia/CIS, the Middle East, and Africa. James has extensive experience in project finance and infrastructure (including, power, water/waste water, ports, airports and motorways), oil and gas, and renewables and clean energy, as well as telecommunications. He regularly acts for project sponsors, lenders (including multilateral financial institutions and ECAs), infrastructure funds, equity investors, and governments.

Education

James received his A.B., cum laude, from Duke University in 1981 and he received his J.D. from Washington and Lee University School of Law in 1984.

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