Kaj Nielsen represents issuers and underwriters in complex equity and debt capital markets transactions.

Mr. Nielsen handles a variety of capital markets transactions, including:

  • Initial public offerings
  • Convertible notes offerings
  • High-yield offerings
  • Private placements

Mr. Nielsen brings experience advising on transactions across an array of industries, such as technology, healthcare, industrials, real estate, and natural resources.

Prior to joining Latham, Mr. Nielsen worked for six years as in-house counsel on capital markets and M&A advisory transactions at a major international investment bank.


Bar Qualification

  • New York


  • Master 2, Sciences Po Paris/Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne, 2011
  • JD, University of Virginia School of Law, 2011
  • BA, Wake Forest University, 2008
    summa cum laude

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • French