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Sean M. Donahue


Sean M. Donahue counsels public companies and their Boards of Directors on securities regulation, capital markets transactions, mergers and acquisitions, and shareholder activism defense matters. Sean uses his experience as a former staff member of the SEC’s Division of Corporation Finance to counsel public companies on SEC public reporting, corporate governance, capital markets transactions, and NYSE and Nasdaq compliance issues. He also advises public companies in high-profile proxy contests, activist shareholder campaigns, and negotiated and contested mergers and acquisitions. In addition, Sean has significant experience gained from his time at the SEC and in private practice representing companies and financial sponsors in transactions involving special purpose acquisition corporations (SPACs).