Erik F. Franks

Erik Franks is an associate in the Palo Alto office of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, where he practices corporate and securities law. He has extensive experience with a variety of securities offerings and debt transactions, including offerings of senior and subordinated convertible notes, high-yield notes and investment-grade notes; private placements of convertible and non-convertible notes, common stock and warrants; secured and unsecured bank financings; and commercial paper facilities. Erik also has experience negotiating a broad range of derivative instruments, including capped calls, bond hedge and warrant transactions, capped and collared accelerated stock repurchases, foreign exchange derivatives, interest rate swaps, and commodity derivatives.

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Areas of Practice 1) Corporate Finance and 2) Corporate Law & Governance
Law School UC Hastings College of the Law (J.D., 2006)
Admitted Year 2006
Education San Diego State University (B.A., 2003)
Bar Member / Association California State Bar Association
Most recent firm Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
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