G. MATTHEW SHERIDAN is a partner and a member of Sidley’s Executive Committee. He is also co-head of Sidley’s International Corporate Finance practice in Asia and works from both the firm’s Singapore and Hong Kong offices. He has lived and worked in Asia since 1994. Mr. Sheridan represents underwriters and issuers, including corporate enterprises, financial institutions, governments and governmental entities in connection with corporate financings through global offerings of debt and equity securities, as well as mergers and acquisitions and corporate restructurings. He advises clients throughout the Asia-Pacific region, including Indonesia, mainland China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, India, Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, the Philippines and Vietnam. His experience includes transactions involving a broad range of sectors, including real estate, telecommunications, financial institutions, technology, transportation, metals industry, mining, forest products, consumer products, power and oil and gas.
Mr. Sheridan has been recognized as a leading lawyer by several publications, including Asia Pacific Legal 500, Chambers Global, Chambers Asia, International Financial Law Review's IFLR 1000, Asia Law & Practice's Asialaw Leading Lawyers, Who’s Who Legal, The Asian Lawyer and PLC Which Lawyer. In 2014, Mr. Sheridan was named as an “All Star” lawyer in the real estate industry for his representation of real estate clients across a broad range of financing transactions by The Asian Lawyer.