Gabriel Yomi Dabiri is an associate in the firm’s Finance & Projects group in New York. Mr. Dabiri has worked in North America, Europe and Asia on a variety of complex U.S. domestic and cross-border finance transactions, debt restructurings and insolvencies.
Mr. Dabiri represents commercial banks, investment banks, hedge funds, business development companies, private equity sponsors, borrowers and guarantors on senior, mezzanine and subordinated, secured and unsecured, syndicated, bilateral and direct lending, leveraged, acquisition, project, asset and real estate finance transactions. Mr. Dabiri also advises on capital markets and securities transactions, including the issue of equity and public, private and sovereign debt.
Mr. Dabiri is a member of the Executive Board of the American Heart Association Young Professionals and an Associate Member of the Foreign Policy Association. Prior to joining Morrison & Foerster, Mr. Dabiri worked in the New York office of another leading international law firm and for a Magic Circle firm in London, Singapore and New York. Mr. Dabiri was recognized as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers magazine in 2015 and 2016 for his work in Banking, Securities and Corporate Finance.
Mr. Dabiri earned his law degree from Cardiff Law School in the United Kingdom, where he graduated with honors, and received his B.A. in political science with a minor in economics from the University of Pennsylvania. He is qualified under New York law and the laws of England and Wales.