John C Kennedy

John C Kennedy
1285 Avenue of the Americas
New York
New York
+1 212 373 3025
+1 212 492 0025


Who's Who Legal Capital Markets: Debt and Equity

A partner in the corporate department and co-head of the North American capital markets and securities practice group, John Kennedy focuses primarily on corporate finance and securities transactions. He has represented both issuers and underwriters in a broad range of public and private securities offerings. John has significant experience in initial public offerings and high-yield transactions.

John has handled many complex securities and financing transactions, such as exchange offers, debt tender offers, consent solicitations and debt restructurings. He also regularly counsels his public clients on corporate governance and securities compliance issues.

John is recognised as a leading capital markets lawyer in Chambers USA, Chambers Global and The Legal 500. He is a member of the Association of the Bar of the City of New York and the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association (compliance and legal division).

WWL says: John Kennedy is a well-known expert in securities offerings who adeptly advises issuers and underwriters in the US.

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