Corporate, Securities and Business Transactions

The Firm’s corporate attorneys have decades of experience advising clients across a broad spectrum of industries in mergers and acquisitions, private securities offerings and regulation, and in connection with other business contracts. Representative areas include:

  • Domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions of corporations and limited liability companies, including divisions, branch offices and subsidiaries;
  • Raising debt and equity in private transactions;
  • Financing transactions, including asset-based lending and complex international trade payments;
  • Structuring U.S. assets held by foreign investors;
  • Creating business structures and governance programs for domestic and foreign business entities, joint ventures, and pooled investment vehicles;
  • Advising technology and fintech companies in cloud computing, privacy, data security, data transfer, licensing, technology and software development, and joint development of technology;
  • Advising broker-dealers, hedge funds, investment companies and other entities as to federal securities laws, regulations and compliance issues;
  • Executive employment and compensation agreements, separation agreements, and consulting agreements;
  • Business transactions such as distribution and franchising, purchase and sale of goods and services, and conveyance and leasing of commercial real estate; and
  • Acting as general counsel to companies, particularly foreign-owned U.S. subs