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Colin Cox

Colin Cox

Associate

Expertise

  • Aviation
  • Capital Markets and Securities
  • Corporate
  • Europe, Middle East and Africa

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Profile
Colin Giuseppe Cox is an associate in the Capital Markets and Securities Practice Group in the Dallas office of Haynes and Boone. His practice focuses on a variety of corporate law matters, including reporting obligations under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, public and private offerings of debt and equity securities, preparation of registration statements and other securities filings, and corporate governance best practices and regulations.

In addition, Colin also assists clients on cross-border projects, advising on transactions primarily in Latin America and Europe. He has lived and worked extensively in both regions.

Prior to law school, Colin worked for Goldman Sachs International in London where he traded for the bank’s offshore money market funds. He also worked for Goldman Sachs in Dallas as a financial analyst within the bank’s real estate private equity group.

Colin received his J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law. During law school, he participated in and won the International Tax Moot Court Competition hosted by the International Bureau of Fiscal Documentation in Leuven, Belgium. He also won the Bob Barker Prize in Animal Law, Ethics and Rights Student Writing Competition for his research on SEC Rule 14a-8 shareholder proposals in animal advocacy.

Colin obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of Virginia’s McIntire School of Commerce and has also studied at the Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul (Brazil), Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi (Italy), Università degli Studi di Siena (Italy), and Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Lyon (France).

Education

J.D., 2019, University of Virginia School of Law, Editorial Board, Virginia Law & Business Review
B.S. 2010, University of Virginia McIntire School of Commerce, Echols Scholar
Areas of Practice

Aviation | Capital Markets and Securities | Corporate | Europe, Middle East and Africa | International | Latin America and the Caribbean | Mexico | Spain | U.S. Inbound Investment

Articles

Virtual and Hybrid Annual Shareholder Meetings During the Coronavirus Pandemic
Haynes and Boone, LLP, March 2020

As the coronavirus (“COVID-19”) pandemic continues, many public companies are examining how best to accommodate their upcoming annual shareholder meetings in light of complying with government orders and recommendations limiting public gatherings and non-essential travel. Accordingly, many corporate executives are now considering moving their annual shareholder meetings to a virtual or “hybrid” format in light of current public health and safety concerns...

SEC Issues Conditional Regulatory Relief for Companies Affected by Coronavirus
Haynes and Boone, LLP, March 2020

Coronavirus-Related Conditional Relief and Assistance On March 4, 2020, the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) announced that it would provide conditional regulatory relief with respect to certain filing and mailing obligations under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”) for registrants, and other persons making filings with respect to a registrant, affected by the impacts of the coronavirus (COVID-19)...

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