Partner, Cleary Gottlieb

Raj S. Panasar is a partner based in the London office of international law firm Cleary Gottlieb.

A recognized expert on complex listings under the new EU prospectus regime and a member of the London Stock Exchange’s Primary Markets Group, he has represented many issuers, including major emerging market companies, in their IPOs and London Stock Exchange listings, as well as representing leading investment banks as underwriters of high profile capital markets transactions. He has also advised on many high yield and other leveraged finance transactions, and has substantial industry expertise in the consumer and technology sector.

Mr. Panasar has been distinguished as a leading capital markets lawyer by Chambers Global, Chambers Europe, Chambers UK, The Legal 500 UK, PLC Which Lawyer? and IFLR.

Mr. Panasar is co-editor of and a key contributor to European Securities Law, a comprehensive guide to the law and regulations that govern Europe's capital markets (Second Edition Oxford University Press, 2014).

Mr. Panasar is a solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales and is a member of the Bar in New York.