Selina S Sagayam is the Head of UK Transactional Practice Development in the London office of international law firm, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher. She is an English qualified lawyer who joined the firm as a partner in 2007. Selina is recognised as an expert in the field of public takeovers and corporate governance.
Ms. Sagayam was named in the London Top 50 Women section of Super Lawyers UK 2013. She has been highlighted as a leading lawyer in the field of corporate law in the 2012 'The Lawyer Hot 100' report. In addition, Ms. Sagayam is recommended as a leading lawyer in the field of Corporate/M&A by UK Legal Experts (2011-2012), recommended for ‘Flotations: small and mid-cap’ by The Legal 500 UK 2011 and listed in the International Who's Who of Corporate Governance Lawyers 2010 and 2011. Based on recommendations, Ms. Sagayam was included in Legal Business’ 2012 ‘Fantasy Law Firm’ of the best City corporate lawyers outside the largest UK law firms and the global elite. She has also been recognized in Legal 500 (2103) in the fields of both Equity Capital Markets (UK Capability) and Finance/Debt Capital Markets.
Selina is a board member of the Corporate Finance Committee of the ICAEW and an Advisory Board member of the Consulting Editorial Board of LexisNexis PSL. She is a non-executive director of Hastings Insurance Services Limited. She is part of Gibson Dunn’s Global Diversity Committee and chairs its London Diversity, Talent &Inclusion Committee.