Vincent J. McGill, Member

Vincent J. McGill

Member

vmcgill@lawfirm.ms

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New York, New York 10020
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Vincent McGill is a Member of the Firm’s Securities Law Practice Group and the Group’s Chair.  He has a wide ranging corporate practice with an emphasis on corporate finance and securities law. His experience includes the representation of issuers, underwriters, placement agents and finders in public offerings and private placements, leveraged buyouts, reverse mergers and SPACs, and the design of tax sensitive partnerships and LLCs including REITs.  He has participated in offerings of debt and equity for US and foreign issuers, and currently represents a number of Chinese businesses which are publicly traded on US exchanges. The offerings for which he has served as counsel have included simultaneous placements of securities within and outside the United States, as well as public offerings and private placements in which the proceeds of the offering, combined with institutional debt financing, were used to complete a simultaneous acquisition of an operating business.  

In the representation of his clients Mr. McGill has been involved in all aspects of their businesses including senior personnel matters, the selection of Board Members and the negotiation and documentation of acquisition and licensing agreements involving the business’s core intellectual property. Mr. McGill has been involved in the structuring of a number of transactions and consummating an offering, including bringing the principals to the table. He has represented a number of investment banks, in connection with structuring issues, public offerings and private placements. On the other side of the table, Mr. McGill has represented issuers in various industries, including biotech, fashion, manufacturing, aerospace, telecommunications and real estate.  Mr. McGill has represented a number of his clients from their initial private placement through their public offering and successful listing on a US exchange.  Mr. McGill graduated from Colgate University cum laude (A.B., 1977); received his JD from Hofstra University School of Law, where he was a member of the Law Review, and an LL.M in Corporation Law from New York University (1986). 

Overview

Vincent McGill is a Member of the Firm’s Securities Law Practice Group and the Group’s Chair.  He has a wide ranging corporate practice with an emphasis on corporate finance and securities law. His experience includes the representation of issuers, underwriters, placement agents and finders in public offerings and private placements, leveraged buyouts, reverse mergers and SPACs, and the design of tax sensitive partnerships and LLCs including REITs.  He has participated in offerings of debt and equity for US and foreign issuers, and currently represents a number of Chinese businesses which are publicly traded on US exchanges. The offerings for which he has served as counsel have included simultaneous placements of securities within and outside the United States, as well as public offerings and private placements in which the proceeds of the offering, combined with institutional debt financing, were used to complete a simultaneous acquisition of an operating business.  

In the representation of his clients Mr. McGill has been involved in all aspects of their businesses including senior personnel matters, the selection of Board Members and the negotiation and documentation of acquisition and licensing agreements involving the business’s core intellectual property. Mr. McGill has been involved in the structuring of a number of transactions and consummating an offering, including bringing the principals to the table. He has represented a number of investment banks, in connection with structuring issues, public offerings and private placements. On the other side of the table, Mr. McGill has represented issuers in various industries, including biotech, fashion, manufacturing, aerospace, telecommunications and real estate.  Mr. McGill has represented a number of his clients from their initial private placement through their public offering and successful listing on a US exchange.  Mr. McGill graduated from Colgate University cum laude (A.B., 1977); received his JD from Hofstra University School of Law, where he was a member of the Law Review, and an LL.M in Corporation Law from New York University (1986). 

Admissions

New York, 1981

Education

New York University, LL.M, Corporation Law, 1986

Hofstra University School of Law, J.D., 1986

Colgate University, A.B., cum laude, 1977