Kristin Hespos Burns represents public and private entities in their corporate and transactional matters, including joint ventures, restructurings, divestitures, and mergers and acquisitions. She also counsels companies on securities and corporate governance matters, such as maintaining compliance with the Securities Act of 1993 and the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and managing complex capital structures.
Kristin has significant experience counseling clients with respect to international investments. She negotiates and drafts contracts, including equity lines of credit, debt and equity purchase agreements, and debentures and warrants.
Before relocating to Washington DC, from the New York area, Kristin practiced in the corporate and securities department of a law firm and served as in-house counsel to an alternative investment manager.