John Anderson is an international counsel in the London office, and a member of the Funds/Investment Management and Private Equity Groups. He advises clients in all aspects of fund formation, including with Luxembourg and non-European fund structures, most notably for senior and subordinated credit fund strategies. He also regularly advises on separate account arrangements, including for EU institutional clients with complex regulatory and tax issues. Mr. Anderson is recommended by The Legal 500 UK (2021).

Mr. Anderson started his career at Debevoise, spending 14 years in the firm’s New York and London offices. He then spent six years as General Counsel at a leading private debt manager before rejoining Debevoise in London.

Mr. Anderson received his B.A. with honors in Rhetoric from the University of California at Berkeley in 1996 and his J.D. from Yale Law School in 2000. He is admitted to the bar in New York and is a member of the American Bar Association and the New York State Bar Association.


  • Yale Law School, 2000, J.D.
  • University of California at Berkeley, 1996, B.A.

Bar Admissions

  • New York