Wilson Neely has served as senior partner with the New York-based corporate law firm Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP for the past two decades. In this position, Mr. Neely handles public and private M&A and securities transactions, including private equity leveraged buyouts.Describe what you have done, what you are doing, and the kinds of things you are interested in.
Wilson Neely has been listed as a leading attorney in Chambers USA’s America’s Leading Lawyers for Business, and he was named Dealmaker of the Week by The Am Law Daily in October 2009. The latter recognition reflected Mr. Neely’s role in the $3-billion transaction in which The Blackstone Group purchased the amusement park business of Anheuser-Busch InBev. The most notable leveraged buyout since mid-2007, the deal included well-known properties such as Sea World and Busch Gardens.Describe the most impressive thing you've done.