Arthur D. Robinson

Arthur D. Robinson is the Global Head of the Firm’s Capital Markets Practice and former Chair of the Business Development Committee. He advises investment banking and corporate clients on a wide array of corporate finance transactions, particularly in the areas of high yield, initial public offerings and restructurings, as well as corporate governance issues.

Art is recognized among the leading capital markets lawyers in the United States and the world by several publications including Chambers and PLC Which Lawyer, and he has been described by clients and counterparts as “commercial and collaborative” and possessing a “useful background in accounting.”

Art joined Simpson Thacher in 1988 and became Partner in January 1997. In addition to currently serving as a member of the Firm’s Executive Committee and as former Chairman of the Business Development Committee, he has also been a member of the Firm’s New Partners, Finance and Opinion Committees. He received his B.S. (emphasis in accounting), summa cum laude, from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania in 1983 and his J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law in 1988, where he was awarded the school’s highest accolade, the Margaret G. Hyde Award. Art was Managing Editor of the Virginia Law Review.

Art was a member of the Law Alumni Council of the University of Virginia School of Law and remains very involved in the law school and Penn, his alma mater.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Capital Markets, 2) Initial Public Offerings, 3) High Yield, 4) Restructuring and Bankruptcy, 5) Leveraged Finance, 6) Corporate Governance, 7) Corporate and 8) Debt
Law School University of Virginia School of Law, (J.D.1988)
Education The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, (B.S.1983)
Bar Member / Association American Bar Association
Most recent firm Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP
Relevant Jobs
ATTORNEY- SENIOR COMMERCIAL LITIGATION ASSOCIATE
USA-NY-New York City

Company: MTBC (Nasdaq: MTBC), one of the fastest growing healthcare IT companies in the US, provides leading-edge proprietary technology solutions and business services to healthcare providers. ...

Apply now

National Firm seeks Partners in New York City with AmLaw 200 Background (8+ yrs)
USA-NY-New York City

Culhane Meadows PLLC, one of the largest national non-traditional law firms in America, seeks experienced partner-level attorneys in the NYC area. We are actively recruiting new partners who are alig...

Apply now

Corporate Paralegal
USA-NY-New York City

Corporate Paralegal The candidate will assist attorneys in the areas of corporate finance, strategic transactions, subsidiary record-keeping, compliance and commercial and other contracts. Will handl...

Apply now

+ View more jobs
A. Harrison Barnes
A. Harrison Barnes

A. Harrison Barnes is a well-known attorney throughout the United States. As a member of the Malibu community, Harrison is committed to serving the needs of Malibu residents and businesses in legal matters.

Alan Singer
Alan Singer

Alan Singer is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Securities Practice. Mr. Singer advises companies with regard to a diverse range of corporate and securities matters.

Barbara J. Shander
Barbara J. Shander

Ms. Shander advises public and private company clients as well as private equity funds, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, dispositions, and financing transactions.