David Goldschmidt represents U.S. and international issuers and investment banks in a variety of financing matters, including public offerings and private placements of debt and equity securities, and international securities offerings.
Mr. Goldschmidt also counsels U.S. and international clients on an ongoing basis, including advising on corporate governance, SEC filings and disclosure issues. He also serves on Skadden’s Policy Committee.
Mr. Goldschmidt also has extensive experience advising issuers and underwriters on offerings by high-technology and communications companies, including advising on offerings by Spotify Technologies SA; XM Satellite Radio Inc.; Match.com; TheStreet.com; Screaming Media; DRS Technologies, Inc.; AuthenTec, Inc.; L-1 Identity Solutions, Inc.; and IHS Markit.
Mr. Goldschmidt also is involved in developing new financial products. For example, he was the lead corporate attorney involved in developing the IDS product, which is a unit representing a share of stock and high-yield debt.
He also has developed alternative investment vehicles for Ellington Financial LLC and Highland Financial Partners. Additionally, Mr. Goldschmidt represents private companies in their venture capital financing rounds and joint ventures.
- J.D., New York University School of Law, 1987 (Member, Review of Law and Social Change)
- B.A., New York University, 1984 (magna cum laude)
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