Aaron Seamon brings considerable capital formation expertise to clients in a variety of regulated industries, with an emphasis on the financial services industry. He has assumed leading roles in structuring and implementing numerous public offerings and private placements of equity, debt and hybrid securities, as well as through various government sponsored programs.
In the past two years alone Aaron has represented clients in more than 30 public capital transactions totaling US$18 billion. He also has significant experience in the acquisition of troubled financial institutions (in both FDIC assisted and non-assisted transactions) and in managing exposure to troubled financial institutions.
Aaron is a member of the firm's financial services and corporate practice groups, and co-leads its capital markets practice segment. In addition to advising companies in the financial services industry, he regularly advises companies in the insurance, utilities, information technology and manufacturing industries on a broad range of corporate and commercial matters including securities law reporting and compliance issues, mergers, acquisitions and disposition transactions, and corporate governance matters.
Aaron has been regularly included in Ohio Super Lawyers–Rising Stars, a listing of the top 2.5 percent of Ohio lawyers age 40 or under, or in practice for 10 years or less. Aaron’s volunteer activities include participating in the Columbus Bar Association’s Homeless Project and serving as a volunteer for the Childhood League of Columbus. He is a graduate of the Leadership Columbus class of 2008.