Robert K. Williams’s practice focuses on international corporate matters.

His work includes debt and equity capital markets transactions (with particular emphasis on China-related offerings and offerings by sovereigns), liability management transactions and restructurings, private equity investments and other mergers and acquisitions and equity derivatives. He also provides advice to clients on the U.S. Foreign Corrupt Practices Act and similar laws.

Robert joined the firm in 1997 and became counsel in 2006. From 1997 to 1999, he was resident in the Washington, D.C., office.

Prior to studying law, Robert served as second secretary at the United States Embassy in Beijing (1988-1990) and as vice consul at the United States Consulate General in Hong Kong (1991-1994).