Mayer Brown today announced that Thomas Kollar has joined as a partner in the Corporate & Securities practice group in Hong Kong.

“Tom is a great technical lawyer with a wealth of experience in regional cross-border capital markets matters,” said Jason T. Elder, Mayer Brown partner and head of the Corporate & Securities practice in the firm’s Hong Kong office. “We believe his commitment to high client service standards and experience running complex deals will serve our clients well in the years to come. His appointment demonstrates our firm’s commitment to strengthening our capital markets capabilities in Asia.”

Mr. Kollar focuses on capital markets work throughout the region and has over 10 years of experience in US debt and equity capital markets transactions, including high yield bonds, medium term note programs, equity-linked securities, IPOs, equity block trades, equity placements and rights issues. He also has considerable experience advising on US and regional listing requirements.
Mr. Kollar holds a JD from Northwestern University School of Law and a BA from Indiana University. He is admitted to practice in Hong Kong and New York.