Giles Kennedy is a partner in the Singapore office of Milbank and a member of the firm’s Global Capital Markets Group.
Primary Focus & Experience
Giles' practice focuses primarily on mergers and acquisitions, private equity, financings and cross-border securities offerings, including high-yield and other debt offerings and equity offerings in the Asia-Pacific region, across many industries including telecommunications, power and energy, mining, transportation, manufacturing and property development.
Recognition & Accomplishments
Giles is a recommended lawyer in ChambersAsia and IFLR 1000. Recently Giles was awarded “TMT Lawyer of the Year” by The American Lawyer’s 2015 Emerging Markets Awards. He has also been named among “the world’s leading capital markets lawyers” by Who’s Who Legal: Capital Markets 2016. Giles received his B.A. and LL.B. from Canterbury University in 1997 and his LL.M. (1st class) from Victoria University in New Zealand in 2000. He is admitted to practice in New York and the United Kingdom, and is a Barrister and Solicitor of the High Court of New Zealand.
- Victoria University of Wellington, LL.M., 2000
- University of Canterbury, B.A., 1997
- New York
- High Court of New Zealand
- England and Wales