Allen and Overy (A&O) has announced the appointment of Bradley Weyland as a high yield partner in A&O’s leveraged finance practice, based in London.
Weyland joins from Latham and Watkins where he was counsel.
His expertise encompasses high yield bonds, bridge loans and credit facilities with a particular focus on “advising investment banks, private equity and corporates on capital markets transactions and Term Loan B facilities”.
Nick Clark, co-head of global leveraged finance at A&O said that Weyland’s arrival will “enhance” the firm’s global integrated high yield and loan offering – enabling the group to continue delivering its clients “a leading one stop solution for advice across the capital structure”.
Denise Gibson, co-head of global leveraged finance at A&O, added: “We’re pleased to bring Brad on board at a time of continued investment in our global finance practice.
“Following the recent appointments of partners Annette Kurdian and Robert Burt into our leveraged finance team in London, Brad’s expertise will further build on our investment and allow us to continue offering an integrated and seamless service for our clients.”