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Since 1984, Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP has maintained an office in New York to more seamlessly advise major public companies and financial institutions located in the heart of the world’s financial capital. Today, the New York office comprises more than 150 lawyers who maintain a diversified practice representing corporate, industrial, financial and governmental entities from around the world in a wide range of business and legal matters.
The recognized and accomplished lawyers in our New York office routinely advise clients in antitrust, bankruptcy, real estate and litigation matters as well as in capital markets debt and equity financings, high yield/distressed trading, asset securitization, finance, corporate/securities, tax, technology and mergers and acquisitions. In privacy and cybersecurity as well as structured finance, we are consistently ranked as one of the best in the nation by leading legal guides. Our lawyers also have significant experience representing clients in energy-related matters such as domestic and international leasing and project finance, in insurance and reinsurance matters, and in complicated, multijurisdictional tax matters requiring coordination with lawyers in the firm’s other offices across the globe. The lawyers in our New York office practice the full spectrum of intellectual property law, with a strong track record of wins in leading intellectual property jurisdictions.
Public service is part of our daily practice in Hunton Andrews Kurth’s New York office. Our lawyers and staff are committed to pro bono work and serving the communities where we live and work, whether it be by handling difficult cases for individuals seeking asylum from dangerous situations, working with incarcerated women, or serving the US Coast Guard. All of the extraordinary work we do is undertaken with the utmost care and attention. Our community service also extends to serving lunch to senior citizens on a monthly basis, working with various churches and synagogues, and raising money and accepting donations for food pantries.
Year this Office was Established: 1984
Lawyers Worldwide: more than 1000
Areas of Practice
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WSG member Lisa Sotto, Partner at Hunton Andrews Kurth, recently sat down with Information Security Media Group (iSMG) to discuss the multitude of state privacy laws taking effect in 2023 that have forced organizations to revamp their compliance programs to incorporate disparate requirements. She also provided insights on how the global regulatory picture around privacy has shifted and cyberattacks have changed amid the Russia-Ukraine war, along with what greater accountability around security means for leaders...
Hunton Andrews Kurth Advises Every Missouri West, Inc. on its Offering of $300 Million Aggregate Principal Amount of First Mortgage Bonds
Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP advised Evergy Missouri West, Inc. (the “Company”) in connection with its issuance of $300 million aggregate principal amount of First Mortgage Bonds, 5.150% Series due 2027, under the Company’s Mortgage Indenture, in a private placement under Rule 144A and Regulation S of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, to eligible purchasers. The Company is an integrated, regulated electric utility engaged in the generation, transmission, distribution and sale of electricity in western Missouri, including the suburban Kansas City metropolitan area, the city of St. Joseph and surrounding counties. The Company is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Evergy, Inc...
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