David Nelson is part of Ogier's multi-disciplinary Restructuring & Corporate Recovery team. He specialises in refinancing, restructuring of loan financing and distressed debt investment. His achievements include advising a lender (a global alternative investment firm headquartered in Hong Kong) on the sale of its non-performing loan made to a BVI company; advising an investor in a convertible loan made to a global education provider to assist with its financial restructuring; and advising lenders and borrowers on numerous loan amendments, extensions and restructurings in a distressed context.
David is part of Ogier's multi-disciplinary Private Equity team. He acts for private equity sponsors and lenders to them, on financing transactions, including cross-border leveraged and acquisition financing transactions, margin loans, minority ‘back leverage’ financings, mezzanine financings, fund-level financings, syndicated facilities and loan restructurings.
David was recognised in Asian Legal Businesss' 2018 list of Asia's Top 40 Lawyers Under 40.
David trained with Allen & Overy in London and qualified into its Banking team. After working in the Banking & Capital Markets team of Devonshires Solicitors in London, he moved to Hong Kong in 2013, where he joined the Banking team of Linklaters. Whilst at Linklaters, David did a secondment to a major international bank as legal support to its Leveraged and Acquisition Finance team.
Prior to joining Ogier, David was a Senior Associate in the Banking team of another offshore law firm, based in Hong Kong.
David is a graduate of Durham University, where he obtained a first class degree in law. He received a distinction in the Legal Practitioners' Course from the College of Law, London.
David speaks Mandarin (basic business proficiency).
2010 - England & Wales
2019 - British Virgin Islands
David is a Registered Foreign Lawyer regulated by the Law Society of Hong Kong.
David Nelson 是奥杰香港办公室亚洲融资部的一位合伙人。
David在安理国际律师事务所伦敦办公室受训，并且在银行团队执业。在Devonshires Solicitors 国际律师事务所伦敦办公室的银行与资本市场团队执业后，他于2013年搬到香港加入到年利达律师事务所的银行团队。在年利达律师事务所之时，David曾被派遣到一个大型国际银行的杠杆和并购融资团队作法律支持。
2010年 - 英格兰和威尔士