John’s experience focuses primarily on corporate and securities law matters, with a concentration on public and private offerings, corporate governance matters, financial advisory services and commercial business transactions.
Over the course of his career, John has advised public and private company issuers and underwriters regarding offerings of debt and equity securities, including registered offerings, private placements and tender offers. He has represented public companies on their compliance with federal securities laws, including SEC reporting requirements, proxy solicitations and shareholder communications. He has structured equity derivative transactions and negotiated derivatives documentation, and has represented swap dealers, financial entities and end-users on CFTC and SEC compliance matters. He has also advised clients regarding mergers and acquisitions and commercial business transactions and arrangements.
Before joining McGuireWoods, John was an associate focusing on corporate, securities and financial services work for an international law firm, representing commercial, energy, healthcare and financial services companies.
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