John L. Hughes

Jay's practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance and securities matters. He represents public and private companies including energy, real estate investment trust and private equity clients in the structuring, financing, negotiation and consummation of business acquisitions, distressed asset acquisitions, divestitures and mergers ranging in size from several million dollars to in excess of a billion dollars.

He has represented borrowers in secured loan facilities involving multilender syndicates, and is frequently asked to advise clients regarding general corporate matters.

While earning his undergraduate degree from the University of Richmond, Jay studied abroad at the Central American Institute for International Studies in San Jose, Costa Rica.

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Areas of Practice 1) Mergers and Acquisitions, 2) Private Equity and Venture Capital, 3) Energy Transactions and Finance, 4) Corporate Finance and Capital Markets, 5) Corporate and Commercial Lending, 6) Banking and Finance, 7) Asset-based Lending and 8) Corporate
Law School The College of William & Mary, J.D., 2004
Admitted Year 2001
Education University of Richmond, B.S.B.A., 1999
Bar Member / Association Virginia State Bar Association
Most recent firm McGuireWoods LLP
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