Sidley Austin has hired Matthew Cahill to start in early November as a partner in its global finance practice. He focuses on securitization, structured finance, liability and capital management deals and restructurings. He has a specific focus on regulatory capital-driven offerings.
With 20 years of experience as a practicing lawyer, Cahill experience includes derivatives knowledge, an understanding of the European financial regulatory regime and substantial Islamic finance experience. He is returning to London after practicing as a structured finance and capital markets partner at a Clifford Chance's Abu Dhabi office, and previously in its London, Tokyo and Dubai offices as well.