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John Basnage

John is a US attorney who heads Hogan Lovells' London US securities practice and co-heads its European equity capital markets practice. John is recognized as a "leading lawyer" by the IFLR and has been recognized in Legal 500, most recently stating that he "is a ‘great asset’ who ‘knows his way around complex international work".  John co-authored the definitive monograph, "Cross-border Tender Offers and Other Business Combination Transactions", published by The Business Lawyer earlier this year and speaks regularly on the subject of cross-border public M&A.


John has lived in London since the late 1990s.  He is active in a wide range of arts and charities, serves on Out Leadership’s Global Leadership Committee and is co-founder of Gaingels in London.