Ever-changing laws and regulations governing capital markets and securities create a maze of compliance requirements for businesses, as well as their investors. The atmosphere has grown in complexity during the COVID-19 pandemic, with civil and criminal penalties for noncompliance that can carry catastrophic revenue and market value implications and consequences.
We bring decades of experience in major securities transactions and on-going compliance matters, and meld them with a deep understanding of each client’s unique business, industry and objectives. Porter Wright has assisted clients in the closing of billions of dollars in securities transactions and has managed high-profile transactions ranging from $20 million to nearly $5 billion. And, we help clients address corporate governance, executive compensation, change in control provisions, mergers and acquisitions and partnering, joint ventures, internal investigations and special committee representation, and strategic alliances.