Keith L. Halverstam

Keith L. Halverstam is a partner in the New York office of Latham & Watkins. Mr. Halverstam is a member of the Corporate Department, whose practice focuses primarily on capital markets and general securities and corporate matters. Mr. Halverstam has experience in a broad range of financing transactions, including secured and unsecured high-yield offerings, initial public offerings, leveraged buyouts and restructurings. In addition, Mr. Halverstam regularly advises public company clients on corporate, securities and governance issues. Mr. Halverstam also has significant experience representing borrowers and lenders in syndicated lending transactions and has represented sellers and buyers in public and private mergers and acquisition transactions.

Mr. Halverstam has represented underwriters, initial purchasers and issuers in public and private debt and equity offerings in a broad array of industries, including energy, gaming, defense, chemicals, pharmaceuticals, hospitality, manufacturing, media, telecommunications and technology. 

Mr. Halverstam’s recent publications include the Book of Jargon, the Latham & Watkins Glossary of Corporate and Bank Finance Slang and Terminology and the Desktop Staleness Calendar for 2012 Offerings.