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James Ray Griffin

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Mergers & Acquisitions

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Licensed since 1996

  1. Mergers & Acquisitions: 100%
    19 years

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Contact Info

Weil, Gotshal & Manges, LLP

201 Redwood Shores Parkway
Redwood Shores, CA, 94065

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License

StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive201205/20/2015
TXEligible To Practice In Texas 199608/25/2015

Professional Misconduct

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Awards

Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2013
International Who's Who of M&A LawyersInternational Who's Who of M&A Lawyers2013
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2012
International Who's Who of M&A LawyersInternational Who's Who of M&A Lawyers2012
International Who's Who of M&A LawyersInternational Who's Who2011
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2011
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2010
International Who's Who of Mergers & Acquisitions LawyersWho's Who Legal: The International Who's Who of Business Lawyers2010
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2009
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2008
Texas Rising StarTexas Monthly Magazine2008
Best Lawyers in AmericaBest Lawyers in America2007
Texas Rising StarTexas Monthly Magazine2007
Texas Rising StarN/A2006
Texas Rising StarN/A2005
Alumni Academic Hall of FameAzusa Pacific University2004
Texas Rising StarN/A2004

Associations

Association NamePosition NameDuration
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
State Bar of TexasMemberN/A
Dallas Bar AssociationMemberN/A

Publications

Publication NameTitleDate
The M&A Lawyer2009 M&A Deal Point Study - Public Targets2009
The M&A Lawyer2008 M&A Deal Point Study - Public Co. Targets2009
Deal LawyersM&A Targets Today: Seeking Deal Certainty in an Uncertain Environment2008
Fulbright Client AlertDelaware Supreme Court Adopts "Caremark" Standard2006

Education

School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Pepperdine University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1996
Azusa Pacific UniversityN/ABS - Bachelor of Science1991

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
Jumping Bidders - When to Talk and How to WalkJumping Bidders2010
IBA M&A ConferenceAntitrust Issues in M&A Deals2010
M&A Negotiating Trends - Public Co. TargetsMergers & Acquisitions2009
IBA M&A ConferenceAntitrust Issues in M&A Deals2009
University of Texas M&A InstitutePublic Company M&A2008
Rice Energy Directors InstituteCorporate Governance2008
PLI/Bowne 2008 Corporate and Securities Law ConferenceProgram Chair2008
M&A SectionM&A in a Distressed Environment2008
M&A Negotiating Trends Involving Public TargetsMergers & Acquisitions2008
Shareholder Access & SEC DevelopmentSecurities Law2007
M&A NuggetsMergers & Acquisitions2007
Bowne -- SEC Executive Compensation RulesSEC Executive Compensation Rules2006