Robert W. Aulsebrook is head of the international finance group and a partner in the London office of Akin Gump, who focuses on international debt finance, capital markets and derivatives. He advises corporate borrowers, lenders, investment funds, investment fund managers, corporate investors, high-net-worth individuals and other market parties on a wide variety of finance and derivatives issues in the London market.
Mr. Aulsebrook advises borrowers and lenders on terms of primary market loans, loan participations and secondary market trading of debt. He acts for issuers and purchasers of equity and debt instruments, depository receipts, Eurobonds, convertible debt securities and commercial paper.
He advises on the creation and structure of debt instruments, swaps and derivatives, securities loans, repos, futures and options, and other financial market instruments, as well as prime brokerage terms. He also advises on related U.K. regulatory issues, including client money protection and asset custody requirements.
Mr. Aulsebrook received his B.A. magna cum laude in economics and Russian from Vanderbilt University in 1986 and his J.D. cum laude from the Georgetown University Law Center in 1989. He is a solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales and also a member of the New York State Bar.