Adam W. Finerman is a skilled corporate and securities lawyer with broad experience in proxy contests and mergers and acquisitions. Adam advises hedge funds and investment funds on equity investments in public companies, including activist situations in which shareholders are seeking representation on the board of directors of public companies.
He has represented shareholder activists in numerous proxy contests, many involving closed-end funds. He also has assisted hedge funds in avoiding protracted proxy contests by advising on strategies that have enabled them to obtain board representation and influence management to implement corporate governance reform.
Adam has extensive experience representing publicly and privately held buyers and sellers in mergers, asset acquisitions and divestitures, stock purchase transactions, and public and private equity and debt financing transactions.
He counsels numerous public companies in their transactional and securities work as well as on general corporate matters, including corporate governance, SEC reporting requirements and other public company obligations.
He also represents numerous hedge funds and other investment funds in their transactional work, and principals and shareholders in privately owned businesses.
- J.D., University of Pennsylvania Law School, 1991
- M.B.A, The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, 1991
- B.S.E, The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, 1987
Bar & Court Admissions : New York, 1992
Professional & Community Affiliations :
- Association of the Bar of the City of New York
- Executive Board of The Penn Fund of the University of Pennsylvania
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