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Experienced Capital Markets Attorney Marc Adesso Joins Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr’s Corporate Team

Published: 01/25/2021

In joining Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr’s Chicago office, Marc Adesso will provide strategic legal counsel for emerging and established capital markets participants, including issuers, underwriters and fund managers. He joins the firm as a partner in Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr’s Corporate Practice, including its Securities, Mergers and Acquisitions, and REIT sub-groups.

Mr. Adesso has extensive experience advising clients in initial public offerings, alternative public offerings, primary and secondary registered offerings and complex corporate transactions involving listed securities, including direct listings, REIT formations, reverse mergers, PIPEs, SPACs, ATMs and Rule 144A offerings. In addition to representing entities within the United States, Marc has experience with international and cross-border transactions.

“We are excited to welcome Marc to Saul Ewing Arnstein & Lehr,” said Andrew H. Segall, co-chair of the firm’s Corporate Practice. “By providing advice in a multitude of corporate and capital market matters, Marc aims to help clients create long- and short-term financial success, focused on enhancing shareholder value.”

Mr. Adesso’s experience includes advising clients in the real estate/REIT, cannabis, health care, manufacturing and financial service industries.

He also provides advice on a wide variety of corporate securities matters, including SEC compliance, corporate strategy, financial management, hostile takeovers, proxy contests and other matters involving shareholder activism, as well as on corporate and board governance and SEC compliance and reporting.

Mr. Adesso earned his J.D. from Marquette University School of Law. He also has an MBA in International Management from Thunderbird School of Global Management, as well as an M.A. from New York University and a B.A. from University of Wisconsin.