Greg, chair of the Securities department, focuses his practice on public and private securities offerings and mergers and acquisitions. His experience includes assisting in the negotiation, structuring and closing of public debt financings, offerings of derivative and hybrid securities, M&A transactions, private placements, and private equity investments.
He has extensive experience in the area of private equity, including mezzanine finance, private placements and venture capital. Greg’s experience also includes private sector merger and acquisition transactions for corporate clients in the fields of software development, gas, underground utilities, industrial cleaning and banking. Further, he advises and negotiates on behalf of the various mid-market companies with respect to capital raising, and customer and vendor contracts and other transactional needs.
Greg has worked extensively with issuers in complex securities offerings, including registered offerings. He also has experience working with public companies to establish shelf registration statements in the U.S. and continuous offering programs pursuant to Rule 144A. In addition, Greg represents issuers in their public offerings of a variety of derivative securities, including equity linked, index linked and commodity linked products.
He also represents franchisors with respect to franchise operations, and with structuring and establishing franchise operations throughout the country.