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Richard O'Callaghan

Capital Markets Partner, London


Solicitor of the Senior Courts of England and Wales
Solicitor of the High Court of Hong Kong


Specialist in Capital Markets transactions including equity and equity-linked securities issues, as well as issues of other debt and hybrid capital securities.

Professional experience

2014 – Partner, Linklaters London
2008 - 2014 Partner, Linklaters Dubai
2003 - 2008 Managing Associate, Capital Markets Department (Equity and Debt Markets Group), Linklaters London
2002 - 2003 Managing Associate, Capital Markets Department, Linklaters Hong Kong
2002 - Admitted as a Solicitor in Hong Kong
2000 - 2002 Registered Foreign Lawyer, Capital Markets Department, Linklaters Hong Kong
1998 - 2000 Assistant Solicitor, Capital Markets Department, Linklaters London
1998 - Admitted as a Solicitor in England and Wales
1996 - 1998 Trainee Solicitor, Linklaters London and Linklaters Hong Kong


1994 - 1995 The College of Law, Chester, England, Postgraduate Diploma in Legal Practice
1991 - 1994 Oxford University, England, B.A. (Hons) Jurisprudence