Bill Conti concentrates his practice in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, corporate and federal securities law, finance, and general business and transactional matters. Bill serves as lead acquisition counsel to several of the largest corporations in the world and investment funds in both domestic and international transactions. He has extensive international mergers and acquisitions experience and has served as lead counsel in more than 40 cross border transactions. He has represented clients as lead securities counsel in initial public offerings, private placements, going private transactions, proxy contests and in connection with tender offers as well as general compliance matters. His finance experience arises primarily in connection with the financing of acquisitions for which he also acts as lead acquisition counsel.
Since 1994, Bill has served as head of the firm’s Washington, D.C. office business practice, which includes administrative responsibility for the securities, corporate, finance, mergers and acquisitions, and other practices in a 120+ lawyer office and coordination of all such practice areas with other firm offices in and approximately 850+ lawyer national firm with 11 offices in seven states and the District of Columbia.