John M. Clapp is a seasoned corporate and securities attorney with more than 30 years of broad-ranging experience in cross-border transactional matters. He has an extensive track record leading international mergers and acquisitions, restructurings, debt and equity capital markets transactions and securities compliance matters. He has successfully closed dozens of complex acquisitions, dispositions, financings and restructurings in the US, Europe and Latin America, and is a trusted advisor to boards and committees in troubled situations. He also has extensive expertise representing issuers from emerging markets on US securities matters.
LOCATION: New York, NY
LICENSED TO PRACTICE IN: New York
CURRENT FIRM: Clapp Kelner PLLC
Davis Polk & Wardwell | Linklaters | Squire Patton Boggs
LAW SCHOOL: University of Cambridge
Corporate and Securities
(Capital Markets, Commercial Contracts, Corporate Governance, Cross-Border Transactions, Debt Finance, Derivatives and Asset Securitization, M&A, Partnerships and Joint Ventures, Securities Offerings, Securities Reporting and Regulation)
Startups and Venture Capital
(Angel and Seed Financings, Choice of Entity and Formation, M&A, Outside General Counsel, Reorganizations and Recapitalizations, Venture Capital Financings)
INDUSTRY: Financial Services, Technology, Energy, Aviation.