“We regard the McCarter & English team as a highly skilled group of operators who are very well-versed in our business and space.”
Our Corporate lawyers help clients create and employ strategies that allow their businesses to thrive. We offer sound legal advice and business insight tailored to the needs of each client and their objectives for each transaction.
We represent multinational corporations, midcap enterprises, and startups from formation to IPO and everything in between. Our clients range from lenders and borrowers in substantial public and private financings; to private equity and venture capital funds, small business investment companies, and family offices in their formation and investments; to troubled companies in buyouts and restructurings; to closely held businesses in business continuity planning.
We invest time in learning the industries our clients are in so we can anticipate what keeps them up at night. Whether it’s the impact of blockchain technology for manufacturers, compliance concerns for financial institutions, or adapting to shifting rules and regulations placed on technology companies, we’ve got you covered.
Public and private borrowers and banks, investment funds, as well as institutional and other lenders rely on our extensive, broad experience handling commercial loan transactions and debt offerings.
Mergers & AcquisitionsOpen
Our mergers and acquisitions lawyers guide both sellers and buyers through every step of a deal, from setting a strategy through to implementation. Our lawyers have handled business combinations ranging from small, privately negotiated transactions to mergers, tender offers, and other transactions involving public companies.
We counsel private equity investors through all phases, including fund formation, primary investments, and leveraged acquisitions. We implement value-added techniques at the initial funding stage, service ongoing portfolio company investments, and structure innovative exit strategies.
Public Offerings & Securities RegulationOpen
We represent public companies and companies seeking to go public in all aspects of securities law. Our advice covers corporate governance, reporting and disclosure requirements, regulatory concerns, enforcement and investigations, and securities transactions. We are well versed in structuring and implementing securities law compliance programs to establish best practices for issuers and regulated financial institutions. We also represent broker-dealers and other regulated financial institutions.
Venture Capital & Emerging Growth CompaniesOpen
Our globally renowned Venture Capital & Emerging Growth Companies team empowers clients throughout the development cycle—from ideation to creation, capitalization, implementation, commercialization, and monetization. Our responsive, practical team assists hundreds of tech, tech-enabled, and life sciences companies and the investors who support them with every type of transaction.