David R. Shevitz

David R. Shevitz represents public and private companies in mergers and acquisitions and private equity transactions across the country. Dave has practiced at Katten for more than 30 years. He emphasizes a business-minded approach in legal matters and has closed more than 700 transactions for companies in a wide variety of industries.

Public companies seek his counsel in connection with initial public offerings, subsequent financing activities, corporate governance and compensation matters. He also manages the legal aspects of tender offers, financing and restructuring. Dave works on transactions ranging from small emerging companies valued at tens of millions of dollars to upper middle market companies with sales of $350 million or more. He is experienced in contract negotiation, corporate planning, capital formation and securities law matters.

He is a frequent lecturer on business law topics.

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Mergers and Acquisitions, 2) Private Equity, 3) Entrepreneurial Ventures, 4) Private Funds, 5) Securities and 6) Executive Compensation
Law School The University of Michigan Law School (J.D.)
Education Kenyon College (B.A.)
Bar Member / Association Illinois State Bar Association
Most recent firm Katten Muchin Rosenman LLP
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A. Harrison Barnes

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Alan Singer
Alan Singer

Alan Singer is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Securities Practice. Mr. Singer advises companies with regard to a diverse range of corporate and securities matters.

Andrew Hamilton
Andrew Hamilton

Andrew Hamilton is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Business and Finance Practice. Mr. Hamilton practices in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, private equity and venture capital, securities law, and general corporate counseling.