Weil’s Capital Markets team advises private equity sponsors, financial institutions, and corporate issuers on a broad range of public and private equity securities offerings.
Weil has extensive experience representing issuers and underwriters on all aspects of equity transactions, including:
  • IPOs
  • Secondary offerings
  • Follow-on offerings
  • Shelf registrations
  • Equity-linked securities
  • Equity-based acquisition financings
  • PIPEs
  • Private placements
  • Tender/exchange offers

We have extensive experience advising clients on IPOs and bring keen market insights and seasoned judgment to bear on the broad range of matters that arise throughout the IPO process. In conjunction with our market-leading Private Equity practice, we are one of the leading firms advising portfolio companies of private equity firms on their IPOs and follow-on/secondary offerings.

Selected Representations

Alior Bank

Altisource Residential Corporation

AMC Entertainment


Bank Zachodni WBK

Black Knight Financial Services

CBS Outdoor Americas (now known as OUTFRONT Media)

Dave & Buster’s

Edwards Group

Fidelity National Financial

Generac Holdings

General Electric

INC Research

Kinder Morgan

Macquarie Infrastructure Company

Metaldyne Performance Group

Papa Murphy's

New Residential Investment Corp.

PGE Polska Grupa Energetyczna

PKP Cargo

Synchrony Financial

Tyson Foods


Verisk Analytics


Rated for its advice in ‘challenging and unusual equity transactions.’

Legal 500 US

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP ‘provides great service. It is exceptionally broad in its knowledge base, which seems to cover any type of public offering issue.’ The team, ‘which has an amazing cast of subject matter experts,’ acts for underwriters and issuers, and has specialist expertise advising portfolio companies of private equity firms on equity offerings.

Legal 500 US