WEST PALM BEACH, Fla., July 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Securities attorney Laura Anthony, founding partner of Legal & Compliance, LLC, is pleased to announce the addition of Craig D. Linder, Esq., to the firm.
Legal & Compliance, LLC focuses on going public transactions, complex corporate transactions and ongoing legal support for both private and public companies. The firm has grown rapidly for more than a decade and securities attorney Laura Anthony expects that the recent addition of attorney Craig D. Linder, Esq. will substantially increase her firm's legal prowess in the corporate and securities law sector.
"Throughout his legal career Mr. Linder has represented start-ups, early-stage, emerging growth, mid-stage and Fortune 500 companies such as NextEra Energy, Inc., Office Depot, Inc., Ryder Systems, Inc., J.P. Morgan Chase & Co., and Abbott Laboratories in their business transactions," attorney Anthony said. "His credentials and work ethic are impeccable and we are fortunate to have gained such an exceptional legal talent."
Craig D. Linder, Esq., is an experienced general corporate lawyer with expertise in securities law, corporate governance and mergers and acquisitions. As a corporate lawyer Mr. Linder has been responsible for Securities and Exchange Commission compliance and reporting, a variety of public debt and equity offerings and numerous mergers and acquisitions. He has also assisted clients in listing and maintaining their securities on the NYSE and NASDAQ. Furthermore, Mr. Linder has assisted clients with the registration of debt, equity and complex hybrid securities with the SEC as well as closing more than $11 billion in public and private debt, equity, convertible and complex hybrid security offerings.
In regard to corporate finance experience, Mr. Linder has provided legal advice and services to issuers undertaking venture capital financing including representation of clients in connection with initial negotiations, counseling clients with respect to terms and conditions of anticipated financing, drafting, reviewing and negotiating term sheets, conducting due diligence, and drafting, reviewing and negotiating all venture capital transaction documents.
Mr. Linder earned his law degree from Loyola Law School, Los Angeles and a Masters of Law in Corporate Taxation from New York University School of Law. He is also a member of the Florida, New York and California State Bars. He was named a Top Deal Maker in 2008 by the Daily Business Review and holds a Martindale-Hubbell AV rating.
"Craig is an invaluable addition to the firm and joins us as we are experiencing rapid growth and acceleration," stated attorney Laura Anthony. "I am confident he will greatly assist Legal & Compliance in continuing to build our reputation as one of the best law firms in the micro-cap and small-cap industry."
Securities attorney Laura Anthony and her experienced legal team provides ongoing corporate counsel to small and mid-size OTC issuers as well as private companies going public on the over-the-counter market, such as the OTCBB, OTCQB and OTCQX. Legal & Compliance, LLC is a comprehensive corporate, securities and business transactions law firm assisting clients in all aspects of commerce, including initial public offerings, reverse mergers, registered public offerings, exempt private offerings, all forms of complex corporate finance transactions, compliance with the over-the-counter market trading platforms such as OTCQB, compliance with FINRA and DTC, strategic planning for unique management and ownership issues, and broad-scope legal services. Laura Anthony, Esq. is also the creator and author of SecuritiesLawBlog.com and the host of LawCast.com ©, The Securities Law Network.
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