Stuart Bressman is a partner in the Corporate Department and a member of the Capital Markets Group. Stuart focuses on a variety of corporate and capital markets transactions in which he represents both investment banks and issuers in public and private offerings of various kinds of securities by both U.S. and non-U.S. companies. He also advises clients with respect to general corporate and securities compliance and reporting matters.
Stuart has represented both underwriters and issuers in connection with numerous public and private offerings of securities, including IPOs and secondary offerings of equity and convertible securities, offerings of high-yield and investment-grade debt, shelf registrations and Rule 144A offerings. Stuart is known as a leader and innovator in the area of alternative financing techniques, such as confidentially marketed public offerings (CMPOs), registered direct offerings (RDs) and private investments in public equity (PIPEs). He has experience is many industries, with particular emphasis on life sciences/health care, technology and energy.
Stuart has received many awards and recognitions, including from The Legal 500, Chambers USA and Chambers Global, which noted that Stuart is "a problem-solver" with "terrific business judgment.”
Over his career, Stuart has completed hundreds of public offerings and private placements of securities as well as other kinds of transactions.