Joel E. Rappoport

Mr. Rappoport advises financial institutions and their holding companies and other public and private entities in structuring, negotiating and executing complex corporate transactions.

Mr. Rappoport has extensive experience in a wide variety of capital raising transactions, representing issuers and underwriters in initial and secondary public offerings and private placements. He has represented numerous companies in business combination transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, asset purchases and sales, debt redemptions and holding company reorganizations.

Mr. Rappoport advises clients on a variety of other matters, in addition to his corporate and securities transactions work. These include:

Trust preferred securities redemptions and exchanges
Public company disclosure requirements
The design of corporate governance systems and structures
Corporate law matters
Internal investigations
Bank regulatory issues

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Securities, 2) Mergers & Acquisitions, 3) Financial Institutions Regulation, 4) Corporate Governance and 5) Special Committee Representation
Law School Boston College Law School (J.D., 1985)
Education Dartmouth College (B.A.,1980)
Bar Member / Association New York State Bar Association, District of Columbia Bar Association, New Jersey State Bar Association
Most recent firm Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP
Alan Singer
Alan Singer

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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.

Barbara J. Shander
Barbara J. Shander

Ms. Shander advises public and private company clients as well as private equity funds, with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions, dispositions, and financing transactions.