NEIL HORNER is a seasoned finance lawyer, with over a decade of experience in financing, M&A and corporate matters. Neil’s finance experience includes corporate lending, leveraged finance, acquisition financing, fund financing, project finance and warehouse lending, representing bank and non-bank financial institutions as agents and lenders, as well as corporates, investment funds and private equity sponsors and their portfolio companies, as borrowers. Neil also has experience in a broad range of complex merger, acquisition, divestiture and recapitalization transactions, practicing extensively as a member of each of the M&A and Global Finance teams at Sidley. Neil also maintains an active pro bono practice, with particular experience representing early stage companies in emerging economies, and is a member of the Board of Trustees of the Riverside Park Conservancy.
Prior to joining Sidley, Neil was a law clerk at the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia in The Hague, Netherlands. Neil is fluent in French.