Harry Rouse


Harry is in the Leveraged Finance Group.
He represents private equity funds, financial sponsors and their portfolio companies on the financing of multi-jurisdictional transactions with experience in domestic and cross-border syndicated lending, leveraged acquisitions, direct lending, general banking and restructurings.


Representative matters

Ambassador Theatre Group, a leading live theatre and ticketing organisation and portfolio company of Providence Equity Partners on the financing for its combination with Jujamcyn Theatres, the Broadway theatre owner and production company.

Bridgepoint on the financing of its acquisition of Laboratoires Vivacy, the global personal healthcare company.

Intermediate Capital Group on its financing in respect of the combination of Konecta and Comdata to create KronosNet, a leader in customer experience and business process outsourcing in Europe and Latin America.

PAI Partners on the financing of its acquisition of the Spanish supermarket retailer Uvesco.



Solicitor, England and Wales, 2020


Legal Practice Course MSc in Law, Business and Management, University of Law, 2017

Graduate Diploma in Law, University of Law, 2016

BA, Philosophy, University of Leeds, 2015

A&O Shearman was formed on May 1, 2024 by the combination of Shearman & Sterling LLP and Allen & Overy LLP and their respective affiliates (the legacy firms). Any matters referred to above may include matters undertaken by one or more of the legacy firms rather than A&O Shearman.