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Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP
425 LEXINGTON AVENUE
NEW YORK, NY 10017-3954
NEW YORK
United States
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Work Department

Corporate/Capital Markets

Position

Concentrating on capital markets, securities and corporate governance matters, Edgar Lewandowski is a Partner in our Corporate Department. He has wide-ranging experience advising a variety of issuers, private equity sponsors and investment banks. The transactions he has handled include IPOs and other equity offerings, spin-offs, high yield and investment-grade debt offerings, convertible debt offerings, exchange offers and liability management transactions. Edgar also advises boards of directors on general corporate and compliance matters. He represents clients in numerous industries, including real estate, hospitality, healthcare, construction materials and information technology.

Career

Joined Firm in 2006; Partner since 2013.

Memberships

New York State Bar, Colorado State Bar, Utah State Bar

Education

Columbia University (B.A., magna cum laude, 2000); New York University School of Law (J.D. 2003)

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Real estate > Real estate investment trusts (REITs)

(Next Generation Partners)

Edgar LewandowskiSimpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP

The group at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP is noted for its expertise in landmark transactional mandates, with strength in depth in M&A and capital markets. The team is renowned for its work with key client Blackstone and has considerable experience representing them in multi-billion-dollar acquisitions and joint ventures, including its $3.1bn acquisition of Canadian real estate investment trust WPT. Based out of New York, practice head Brian Stadler is recommended for M&A and co-leads the group with key partners Gregory Ressa and Edgar LewandowskiNancy Mehlman co-heads the firm’s national tax practice and focuses on real-estate transactions. Also recommended is Benjamin Rippeon in Washington DC who joined from Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP and advises on the formation of private REITs.