Jennifer A. Val is a member of the Financial Services Practice, focusing her practice on capital market transactions, corporate governance, securities law compliance and other regulatory matters.
Jennifer represents issuers, underwriters, placement agents and selling security holders in a variety of public and private offerings. In recent years, she has advised US and non-US public companies on dozens of transactions, including initial public offerings, follow-on offerings, SPAC initial public offerings, at-the-market offerings, rights offerings, PIPE transactions, Rule 144A/Regulation S offerings, and mergers and acquisitions. She counsels companies on a variety of products, including debt, medium-term notes, bank notes, convertible notes, common stock, preferred stock, warrants, limited partnership interests and hybrid securities.
Jennifer also advises public companies, boards of directors and special committees on a wide range of securities law and corporate governance matters, including SEC reporting and disclosure under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, annual and special stockholder meetings, compliance with proxy rules, and compliance with NYSE and Nasdaq requirements, the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 and related regulations. She also has experience in dealing with financial restatements and internal control concerns.
Prior to joining the firm, Jennifer was senior counsel specializing in corporate transactions and securities at another prominent law firm. She also completed a secondment at the equity capital markets desk of a prominent bulge bracket investment bank.