Stephen A. Thierbach is a US-qualified corporate partner in the London office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher.
Mr. Thierbach has a broad cross-border equity and debt capital markets transactions practice. A U.S. qualified lawyer, he advises issuers and underwriters on complex, innovative and multi-jurisdictional offerings of equity, equity-related and debt securities. He has represented governments, companies, selling security holders and investment banks in major financial centres and developing markets.
Prior to joining Gibson Dunn in March 2016, Mr. Thierbach was a partner with Herbert Smith Freehills from 2010 to 2016, most recently serving as the Global Head of its Capital Markets Practice. Before that, he was a partner with Linklaters in London from 1995 to 2010, where he co-led its capital markets practice and served as head of the U.S. practice. He was an associate at Sullivan & Cromwell in New York and London from 1987 to 1994.
Mr. Thierbach is recognized as one of the top equity capital markets lawyers in London by Chambers & Partners and as a leading individual in London equity capital markets by Legal 500.
Harvard University - 1987 Juris Doctor, cum laude
University of Virginia - 1984 Bachelor of Arts, with highest distinction
England & Wales - Solicitor - Registered Foreign Lawyer
New York Bar