Robert L. Sonfield, Jr. was born in Houston, Texas, October 28, 1931. He received a... more
Robert L. Sonfield, Jr. was born in Houston, Texas, October 28, 1931. He received a B.A. degree from the University of Houston in 1956 and J.D. in 1959. He received a certificate in Taxation in 1973 at New York University and a certificate in Securities Regulation from Harvard University in 1981. He is a member of Phi Delta Phi legal fraternity and received the St. John Garwood Award for Schola... view profile
Raised in New Orleans, Louisiana, Shane moved to the Lone Star State as an... more
Raised in New Orleans, Louisiana, Shane moved to the Lone Star State as an undergraduate to attend the University of Texas at Austin. After receiving degrees in both Government and History from UT in 1999, he chose to stay in Texas for law school. While attending South Texas College of Law in Houston, TX, Shane worked as a clerk for the prestigious law firm of Gallagher, Lewis, Downey, and Kim.... 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.