R. Charles Cassidy III

Charles (Chuck) Cassidy is counsel in the Washington, D.C. office of Latham & Watkins. Mr. Cassidy is a member of the Corporate Department and the Capital Markets and Private Equity Finance Practice Groups.

His practice is primarily focused on capital markets and general securities and corporate matters, and he has experience in a broad range of financing transactions, including:

  • Secured and unsecured high yield notes offerings
  • Investment grade notes offerings
  • Private placements
  • Initial public offerings
  • Leveraged buyouts

Mr. Cassidy has represented issuers, underwriters and initial purchasers in public and private debt and equity offerings in a broad array of industries, including:

  • Energy
  • Gaming
  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Healthcare
  • Manufacturing
  • Media
  • Telecommunications
  • Technology

He also represents both private equity funds and portfolio companies in buyout, acquisition and exit financing transactions and counsels public companies regarding their public reporting obligations and other issues related to public company status.