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JAYLA PLACE, WICKHAM'S CAY 1, PO BOX 3190, ROAD TOWN, TORTOLA, VG1110, BRITISH VIRGIN ISLANDS
Tel:
Work +1 284 393 4742
Fax:
Fax +1 284 494 7279
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www.applebyglobal.com

David Clark

Tel:
Work +12843405348
Email:
Web:
applebyglobal.com
Appleby

Work Department

Corporate

Position

Partner

Career

David Clark is a partner in the Corporate department in the British Virgin Islands. He has over eighteen years experience with particular expertise in banking, M&A, project and film finance, capital markets, structured finance and restructuring. He regularly acts for major European, US and Asian banks and multi-national corporations in relation to complex cross-border financing structures and joint ventures.

David joined Appleby’s BVI office in September 2015, having been based in the London office since 2004. He trained at Clifford Chance, London where he qualified into the capital markets department and gained additional experience on secondments to the Hong Kong and Tokyo offices as well as to Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley. David also spent three years with a major US law firm where he specialised in structured finance. He read law at the University of Cambridge where he received a B.A. and M.A.

Education

University of Cambridge (England)


British Virgin Islands

Banking, finance and capital markets

Within: Banking, finance and capital markets

Appleby is regularly instructed by major financial institutions to advise on secured syndicated facilities, project finance and asset-backed finance, including shipping and aircraft financing; the team also assists with capital markets deals and is experienced in derivatives. BVI managing partner Jeffrey Kirk is also the global head of the firm's Islamic finance practice group. Other recommended advisers include David Clark, who frequently acts for major European, US and Asian banks and multinationals on complex, cross-border financing structures; and Andrew Jowett, who is particularly focused on representing clients in the mining, oil and gas, energy, and natural resources sectors.

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Corporate and commercial

Within: Corporate and commercial

Appleby fields lawyers with substantial experience in M&A and restructuring and who have sector experience in energy and natural resources, infrastructure and insurance. The team advised a private equity and investment advisory firm on the regulatory aspects of the acquisition of a provider of specialist business services. BVI corporate department head Jeffrey Kirk advises on public and private M&A, capital markets, banking and finance, investment funds, private equity, (re)insurance and other corporate-related matters. The other key contacts are David Clark and Andrew Jowett.

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