James Herriott is an attorney in K&L Gates LLP's Raleigh office and focuses his... more
James Herriott is an attorney in K&L Gates LLP's Raleigh office and focuses his practice on mergers and acquisitions, securities and general corporate and business matters. He represents clients in a wide variety of matters and transactions, including public and private securities offerings, the purchase and sale of public and private companies, corporate governance, private equity and venture ... view profile
Securities offerings attorneys help successful corporations raise money through the sale of shares or stakes in the company to the public. When you invest in a company, like General Motors, you become a part owner of the company; your ownership is represented by the value of your shares. Securities offerings are extremely complicated processes, requiring strict compliance with many legal regulations. Securities offerings lawyers allow the company to offer its shares for sale safely by ensuring that these requirements are met.