Partner, Head of U.S. Capital Markets
Stephen Peepels heads DLA Piper's U.S. Capital Markets practice in Asia and advises on a variety of corporate finance transactions, including international securities offerings, private equity transactions and mergers and acquisitions. He also regularly represents companies in developing and implementing corporate governance and compliance programs. Stephen began his legal career at the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s Division of Corporation Finance, where he was responsible for identifying issues in public companies’ Securities Act and Exchange Act registration statements and other SEC filings. Stephen has been recognised by Chambers Asia Pacific as a leading lawyer in Capital Markets, China and Hong Kong, 2012 and 2013.
Stephen has been recognised as leading lawyer in Capital Markets, Hong Kong for a number of years, including recently by Chambers Asia (2014).