NIKITA PONOMAREV is a senior managing associate in the M&A and Private Equity group in the firm’s New York office. Nikita’s practice spans a wide range of commercial and transactional matters, including mergers and acquisitions, fund investments and corporate governance matters, amongst others.
Prior to joining Sidley, Nikita worked at one of Canada’s top business law firms where he represented buyers and sellers in mergers and acquisitions transactions involving both private and public companies primarily in the technology and natural resource industries. He also advised issuers and underwriters in a variety of capital markets transactions.
Nikita holds a dual J.D./MBA degree from Osgoode Hall Law School and the Schulich School of Business in Toronto, Canada.
Nikita is fluent in Russian.