Neil M. Simon

Neil represents public and privately held entities, with a focus on capital markets, securities, governance, financing, and general corporate law. He has considerable experience representing issuers and financial institutions in capital raising transactions, such as public and private equity and debt issuances, recapitalizations, and restructurings, as well as tender offers and M&A transactions. Neil also regularly counsels boards and management of SEC reporting companies on periodic and other public reporting and disclosure obligations, fiduciary issues, governance-related matters such as shareholder activism, and regulatory compliance requirements including stock exchange rules.

Neil has significant experience across a spectrum of industries, including financial institutions, specialty and commodity chemicals, automotive, radio and television, insurance, real estate, and telecommunications, among others. Clients with whom Neil works closely on transactional and counseling matters include Asbury Automotive Group, Crawford & Co., Cumulus Media, Eastman Chemical Company, Gray Television, Greystar Real Estate Partners, International Textile Group (a WL Ross & Co. portfolio company), and Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan. [1]