John Owen represents issuers and underwriters in complex capital markets transactions, working with issuers in more than 15 countries and representing clients in transactions that have raised in excess of $50 billion in gross proceeds over the last five years.
Mr. Owen’s experience includes offerings of high-yield debt, equity, and equity-linked securities. He has worked with a variety of companies across industries, including life sciences, technology, telecommunications, financial services, and consumer products on capital markets, liability management, and M&A transactions. He is particularly regarded for his work representing issuers and underwriters in cross-border offerings. He has worked on transactions involving a wide range of jurisdictions, including China, France, India, Indonesia, Israel, Singapore, and the United Kingdom.
Mr. Owen has extensive experience in a broad range of capital markets transactions, including equity offerings, secured and unsecured high-yield offerings, debt and equity tender offers, and consent solicitations. He also has significant experience advising on capital raising transactions by financial institutions.
Mr. Owen serves on the board of directors of the Ali Forney Center, a nonprofit organization that provides housing and other services to homeless LGBTQ+ youth in New York City.
Representative Experience (Includes Prior Law Firm Experience)
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