Howard A. Kenny focuses on capital market offerings of all kinds, public company disclosure and governance, and various business transactions, including public company M&A and special purpose acquisition company (SPAC) related transactions. He counsels clients in a wide variety of industries, including media, retail, financial services, automotive, and food. He assists clients in IPOs, follow-on and secondary stock offerings, public and 144A note offerings, tender and exchange offers, and acquisitions and sales of businesses. He is a member of the firm’s SPAC Task Force.
Howard has represented a large number of public and private companies, both US and foreign, in connection with IPOs; follow-on and secondary stock offerings; debt offerings of all types, including high-yield debt, convertible debt, and commercial paper; and “social bonds,” tender and exchange offers, and acquisitions and sales of publicly traded businesses. He has also worked on many SPAC-related transactions, representing SPACs, their targets, PIPE investors, and placement agents.
He also acts as securities disclosure and corporate governance counsel to publicly traded companies.
Corporate Matters (Including SPAC-Related Transactions)
Notable Practitioner, IFLR1000 Financial and Corporate (2019–2022)
Notable Practitioner, IFLR1000 United States (2018)
Listed, BTI Client Service All-Stars (2017)
Noted in The Legal 500 US for Capital Markets: Debt Offerings, Equity Offerings (2014, 2016)