Capital Markets

All debt, equity, and hybrid capital market issuances, public, Regulation D and (4)(a)(2) private placements. Structured transactions including whole business securitization.

Business Combinations

Buy and sell side mergers and acquisitions (including asset and stock deals), joint ventures, spin offs, business unit closures, strategic investments.


General counsel services for international clients with US operations; US capital markets transactions and compliance for foreign private issuers; support to US businesses in their transactions worldwide; US legal services for non-US law firms.


Advice to boards and committees in troubled situations, special committee representation; compliance, governance, Sarbanes-Oxley, auditor retention and removal, restatements; all general corporate support including licensing, general contract, company secretarial support, branch closure, integration of acquisitions, restructuring.

Financial Services Regulation

Cross-border regulation, Financial Services Authority and Bank Holding Act, '33 Act disclosure and compliance, Dodd-Frank implementation, Volcker rule, Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA), Bank Secrecy Act/PATRIOT Act/Anti Money Laundering, Reg. W, Truth in Lending Act, Reg. Z; digital currency; information barriers; conflict management; code of conduct/policies and procedures audits.


Early stage capital formation including seed, angel, early-stage, growth and takeout financing;  leveraged finance; syndicated loans; secured transactions; commercial finance; conduit; hedging; derivatives.


All aviation finance including leveraged leases, operating leases, export credit financing, securitization, EETC; managing servicing relationships; aircraft acquisition and disposition, freight conversion, aviation specific OFAC and FCPA matters.