Connie I. Milonakis
  1. Counsel
Ms. Milonakis is counsel in Davis Polk’s Corporate Department, practicing in the London office. She represents clients in a broad range of capital markets and M&A transactions.

Work Highlights

Recent Representations
  • Thule Group on its initial public offering of shares and listing on NASDAQ OMX Stockholm 
  • Arcadis on its convertible debt issue used fo finance its acquisition of Hyder Consulting
  • The underwriters on an offering by Allied Irish Banks of contingent mandatorily exchangeable notes
  • Pirelli on the separation of its real estate business
  • Various sellers in connection with several public and private company auctions
  • Novo Nordisk on several strategic transactions
  • Invitel Holdings on a tender offer by its controlling shareholder
  • Artio Global Investors on a follow-on synthetic secondary offering
  • The underwriters on the approximately SEK 5 billion rights offering of SAS AB
  • The underwriters in connection with an underwritten rights offering for ING Groep which raised gross proceeds of approximately $11.2 billion
  • Julius Baer Holding on the separation of its private banking and asset management businesses
  • Artio Global Investors on its $650 million initial public offering
  • The underwriters on the approximately €544 million rights offering of SAS AB
  • The Royal Bank of Scotland Group on numerous debt offerings under its U.S. medium-term note program and SEC-registered shelf
  • Aer Lingus Group plc on its €740.7 million partial privatization, including a public offering in Ireland and the United Kingdom
  • Julius Baer on an underwritten rights offering, which raised approximately CHF 2.45 billion in net proceeds that were used to finance a portion of the CHF 5.6 billion purchase price paid to UBS in connection with the acquisition of three private banks and an asset manager from UBS

Ms. Milonakis has also provided advice on corporate governance matters to InterContinental Hotels Group, Smith & Nephew, Artio Global Investors and The Royal Bank of Scotland Group.

Professional History

  • Counsel, 2011-present
  • Associate, 2003-2011

Practice Focus

Bar Admissions

  • State of New York

Education

  • B.S., Finance, University of Colorado, 1998
  • J.D., Georgetown University Law Center, 2003
    • magna cum laude
    • Order of the Coif
    • Editor, Georgetown Law Journal