David S. Wolpa Associate

David concentrates his practice on securities, mergers and acquisitions and general corporate matters, representing clients in a wide variety of industries. His experience includes representing public and private companies in offerings of securities and mergers and acquisitions transactions.

He also has experience counseling publicly traded clients on matters pertaining to securities law compliance, stock exchange listing standards and corporate governance issues.

Prior to joining McGuireWoods, David worked for a full-service law firm in Chicago, Illinois. While pursuing his Juris Doctor at the Loyola University Chicago School of Law, David earned a CALI Award for Legal Writing. He also served as a judicial extern for the Honorable Mark Filip, U.S. District Court Judge for the Northern District of Illinois.

Experience

Representation of Speedway Motorsports, Inc. (NYSE:TRK), a leading marketer and promotor of motorsports entertainment, in its public company “going private” 2-step tender offer and merger transaction with Sonic Financial Corporation and O. Bruton Smith and his family, in a transaction valued at over $265 million.

Representation of JMP Securities, initial purchaser and placement agent, in connection with a concurrent $30 million Rule 144A convertible debt and $9.5 million private placement (PIPE) of Class B Common Stock of RumbleOn, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMBL).

Representation of National Securities Corp., lead book-running manager, and Craig-Hallum Capital Group, joint book-running manager, in a $7.5 million underwritten public offering of Class B Common Stock of RumbleOn, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMBL).

Representation of National Securities Corp. and Craig-Hallum Capital Group as placement agents in connection with a $21.6 million private placement (PIPE) of Class B common stock by RumbleOn, Inc. (Nasdaq: RMBL).

Representation of National Securities Corporation as underwriter in connection with an underwritten public offering of Class B Common Stock by RumbleOn Inc. (Nasdaq: RMBL).

Representation as underwriters’ counsel of National Securities Corporation, as representative of the underwriting syndicate, in connection with a follow-on public offering of common stock by Checkpoint Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: CKPT), a clinical-stage immune-oncology biopharmaceutical company.

  • Loyola University Chicago School of Law, JD, magna cum laude, Dean’s List, Senior Member, Loyola University Chicago Law Journal, 2008
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, BA, Political Science and History, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, 2004

Member, American Bar Association

  • Illinois
  • North Carolina
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