David H. Cameron
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David H. Cameron

Partner, Co-Chair, India Practice Group
cameron.david@dorsey.com

Overview

DAVID SPECIALIZES IN REPRESENTING AND ADVISING CORPORATE AND INVESTMENT BANKING CLIENTS ON CAPITAL MARKETS WORK.

David specializes in representing and advising corporate and investment banking clients in connection with equity and debt securities offerings pursuant to Rule 144A and Regulation S under the U.S. Securities Act of 1933, including high-yield private placements, block trades and medium-term note programs for issuers across Asia.  David also has extensive experience with green bonds and Masala bonds.

David recent work before joining Dorsey has included advising on the State Bank of India’s Section 4(a)(2) equity offering of US$2.3 billion, the largest-ever Qualified Institutional Placement out of India to date, JSW Steel’s US$500 million high-yield bond offering, CK Hutchison Holdings’ US$1.8 billion dual tranche Rule 144A senior note offering and Sri Lanka’s sovereign US$1.5 billion Rule 144A senior note offering.

For an overview of Dorsey’s India practice group, please see our India Practice Group page and for our list of Indian Capital Markets Representative Transactions, please see the downloadable file here.

Education & Admissions

University of Pennsylvania Law School (J.D., 2008)

Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania (M.B.A., 2008)

The Lauder Institute, University of Pennsylvania (M.A., 2008)

Georgetown University (B.A., 2002)

Admissions

  • New York
  • Hong Kong, Registered Foreign Lawyer

Experience

Representative Work

  • The Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka Rule 144A, two-tranche offering consisting of USD2.50 billion
  • CK Hutchison Regulation S, two-tranche offering consisting of Euro1.25 billion, acting for the Joint Lead Managers
  • National Highways Authority of India Establishment of its INR250 billion MTN program which is triple listed
  • Rural Electrification Corporation Ltd. Drawdown of USD300 million under its MTN program, acting as deal counsel
  • HDFC Bank Drawdown of USD350 million of Masala bonds under its MTN program, acting as deal counsel
  • NTPC Limited Drawdown of USD400 million under its MTN program, acting a sole international deal counsel
  • Shriram Transport Finance Company Drawdown of INR6.50 billion under its MTN program, acting as deal counsel
  • UPL Corporation Limited USD300 million standalone Regulation S offering, acting as sole international counsel
  • YES Bank Limited Establishment of its USD1.0 billion MTN program and USD600 million drawdown thereunder
  • Lai Fung Holdings USD350 million standalone Regulation S offering, acting for the issuer
  • Power Finance Corporation USD400 million green bond issue under its MTN program, acting as sole counsel
  • Indian Railway Finance Corporation USD500 million green bond Regulation S, standalone issuance, as sole counsel
  • Sunteck Realty INR6.5 billion QIP on a 4(a)(2) basis, acting as sole international counsel
  • Power Grid Corporation Establishment of its USD1.0 billion MTN with drawdown possible in near term
  • IREDA Establishment of its USD300 million, subsequent drawdown and potential additional drawdown in near term
  • Lai Sun Development USD400 million Regulation S offering and part of the above-mentioned Lai Fung conglomerate

For an overview of Dorsey’s India practice group, please see our India Practice Group page and for our list of Indian Capital Markets Representative Transactions, please see the downloadable file here.

Professional & Civic

Professional Achievements

  • Member, New York State Bar Association
  • Registered Foreign Lawyer, The Law Society of Hong Kong
  • Corporate Representative, The American Chamber of Commerce, Hong Kong
  • Principal Delegate, International Capital Market Association

Community Involvement

  • Secretary, The Wharton Club of Hong Kong
  • Co-founder and Co-President, The JD/MBA Alumni Association of the University of Pennsylvania 
  • Director, Peak School PTA Ltd. 
  • Georgetown University, Alumni Admissions Program interviewer 
David H. Cameron