William N. Finnegan IV

William N. Finnegan IV is a partner in Latham & Watkins' Houston office. He has an extensive practice covering a broad range of corporate and securities transactions, including the representation of issuers and underwriters in public and private offerings of debt and equity securities, negotiating and structuring public and private company acquisitions, forming and financing joint ventures and partnerships, and advising on general corporate and securities transactions.

Mr. Finnegan has been:

  • Recognized for his work in Corporate and M&A transactions Law by The Best Lawyers in America from 2005-2016

  • Named an "MVP in Energy" by Law360 2015 

  • Named one of the leading Corporate/M&A lawyers in Texas by Chambers USA from 2005-2015

  • Recognized as a key individual in Texas for Capital Markets: Debt & Equity by Chambers USA from 2013-2015

  • Named "Who's Who in Energy" by The Houston Business Journal 2014

  • Named a "Texas Super Lawyer" by Texas Monthly magazine 2003-2014

  • Recognized as a leading lawyer for his work on energy industry focused transactions by The Legal 500 US 2012-2013

Mr. Finnegan is a member of the Texas Bar Foundation, Houston Bar Foundation, American Bar Association and Houston Bar Association.