David Stewart leads a diversified cross-border debt and equity capital markets practice, including complex transactions involving publicly traded securities, both in the United States and internationally.

Mr. Stewart handles the full spectrum of capital markets matters on behalf of issuers, sponsors, strategic investors, and major investment banks with a particular focus on:

  • Public and private offerings of debt and equity
  • Exchange offers
  • Tender offers and debt consent solicitations
  • Restructurings of public debt securities
  • SPAC IPOs and deSPAC mergers
  • Public M&A transactions

Mr. Stewart also represents companies with respect to general corporate and securities matters and is a trusted advisor in the board room.

Since 2013, Mr. Stewart has advised underwriters, issuers, and other market participants on more than 300 transactions in the US and European equity and debt capital markets, including transactions involving:

  • AIIB
  • Alfa Bank
  • Ardshinbank
  • Bank of Georgia
  • Bitfury
  • Cian
  • Centricus
  • Cipher Mining
  • Detskiy Mir
  • DTEK
  • Evraz
  • Headhunter.ru
  • Hrvatska Elektroprivreda
  • Kaspi Bank
  • Kazatomprom
  • Kazmunaygas
  • Kernel
  • Mersin Ports
  • MHP
  • Mobile TeleSystems
  • Nexters Global
  • Ozon
  • PetKim
  • PIK
  • Renaissance Insurance
  • Samruk Kazyna
  • Severstal
  • Silknet
  • Sistema
  • Sovcombank
  • Suek
  • Tinkoff Bank
  • TMK
  • Ukraine Ministry of Finance
  • Ukrainian Railways
  • Vertical Aerospace
  • Yandex

Bar Qualification

  • England and Wales (Registered Foreign Lawyer)
  • Texas


  • JD, University of Oklahoma Law School, 2004
  • LL.M., New York University School of Law, 2004
  • BBA, Southwestern Oklahoma State University, 2000