Sean M. Donahue


Sean M. Donahue counsels public companies and their Boards of Directors on activist defense matters. As a member of the firm’s market-leading shareholder activism defense practice, he advises public companies in high-profile proxy contests, activist shareholder campaigns, contests for corporate control, and negotiated and contested mergers and acquisitions (M&A). Sean also uses his experience as a former staff member of the US Securities and Exchange Commission’s Division of Corporation Finance to counsel public companies on securities regulation, corporate governance, capital markets transactions, and NYSE and NASDAQ compliance issues.