Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

12/02/2020 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 12/02/2020 13:54

by Garrett A. DeVries, Kevin W. Schott, Calvin F. McKnight, Cynthia Perez Angell

He has extensive experience in public offerings and private placements of equity and debt securities, including initial public offerings and Rule 144A offerings. He also regularly advises public companies on securities law compliance, SEC reporting issues, securities exchange matters, shareholder relations and other corporate governance matters. He serves as the co-head of the firm's Capital Markets practice.

Mr. DeVries has also led numerous corporate mergers and asset and stock purchase and sale transactions for public and private companies, including significant leveraged buyouts, strategic mergers, carve-outs, drop down transactions, joint ventures, and buy and build strategies.

Mr. DeVries is consistently recognized as top corporate lawyer in Dallas by D Magazine and a SuperLawyer by Thomson Reuters.