Thomas Vita is a New York-qualified corporate finance lawyer based in London. He leads the US corporate finance team in London, which specialises in US legal advice in international securities offerings, M&A transactions and other corporate finance matters.
Tom has extensive experience in international securities transactions, including initial public and follow-on SEC registered and Rule 144A offerings, investment grade and high-yield debt issues, privatisations, tender offers, exchange offers and rights offerings. Tom has represented leading global investment banks and issuers on transactions in the United States, the United Kingdom, continental Europe, Latin America, the Middle East and Africa. His experience includes transactions in the banking, entertainment, gaming, Internet/technology, insurance, telecoms, retail, steel, transportation and logistics, chemicals, pharmaceuticals, petroleum, real estate and mining and minerals industries. Tom is fluent in Spanish.
Tom has repeatedly been ranked in Chambers and Partners and is described as “an outstanding capital markets lawyer, especially in an international context”. In Chambers and Partners UK Tom has been described as being “highly regarded for his equity capital markets practice”.
Tom joined the London practice as a partner in 1998. Prior to this, Tom worked at a leading New York law firm.
On March 1, 2017 the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) published a Consultation Paper, CP17/5, setting out a number of possible policy measures to improve the availability of information in the UK equity IPO process..
March 06, 2017
Listing in London is a guide intended to assist companies with the key considerations involved in the process of listing equity shares on the Official List in London.
July 31, 2013
Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright has advised its long standing client ADLER Real Estate AG (“ADLER Real Estate”) on the issuance of a EUR 150m tap issue over its existing € 350m 4.75 per cent Notes 2015/2020 under New York law increasing it to EUR 500m. .
April 28, 2017
Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright has advised J.P. Morgan Cazenove and Peel Hunt in their capacity as joint bookrunners on an equity placing by LondonMetric Property PLC to raise gross proceeds of approximately £96 million..
April 12, 2017