Greg Kramer

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Education and Clerkships

J.D., Fordham University School of Law, 2005, Fordham Urban Law Journal

B.A., New York University, 2002, Phi Beta Kappa

Admissions

New York, 2006

Profile

Greg Kramer is a go-to transactional lawyer for a wide array of clients who trust him with some of their most important and challenging deals. Greg’s practice focuses on private investments in public equity (PIPEs), registered direct offerings, corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions. With experience representing both issuers and investors, Greg understands deals from the perspective of each party, making him a skilled and effective negotiator. A savvy adviser, Greg also provides his clients with keen insight on the business aspects of transactions.

Greg’s experience includes acting for the lead investors in a $10 million investment in convertible preferred stock and warrants of a NASDAQ-listed biopharmaceutical company, a $60 million investment in convertible notes of a TSX-listed oil and gas company, a $100 million investment in convertible notes of a NYSE-listed gold and silver mining company, a $15 million dollar investment in the convertible notes of a NYSE MKT listed gold mining company, and a $22 million investment in the convertible notes of an electronic cigarette maker. Greg also represents public companies in connection with secondary public offerings, mergers and acquisitions, PIPEs and corporate finance matters.

Greg was recognized for his work in the New York City legal community and was named in New York Super Lawyers - Rising Stars Edition, Thomson Reuters, 2014-2016.

Professional and Community Activities

  • New York City Bar Association
  • Committee on Legal Services for Persons of Moderate Means, New York City Bar Association

Honors

Super Lawyers

Haynes and Boone Recognized in 2016 New York Super Lawyers Directory

Haynes and Boone practitioners have again been recognized as New York Super Lawyers and Rising Stars, published by Thomson Reuters. Super Lawyers and Rising Stars rate outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained a high degree of peer recognition and professional achievement.

Selected Client Representations

  • Represented the lead investor in connection with a $10 million investment in convertible preferred stock and warrants of a NASDAQ-listed biopharmaceutical company.
  • Represented the lead investor in a $270 million investment in the common stock, warrants and convertible notes of a New York Stock Exchange-listed insurance company.
  • Represented the lead investor in a registered direct offering of $100 million of convertible notes by a New York Stock Exchange-listed gold and silver mining company.
  • Represented a hedge fund in an approximately $500 million debt-for-equity exchange with a private gaming company.
  • Represented the lead investor in connection with a $60 million convertible note offering by a TSX-listed oil and gas company.

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Selected Publications and Speeches

  • "Raising Capital & New Financial Services Companies, Unregulated Broker Dealers and Unregistered Offerings: SEC Regulation A+ and Crowd Funding, Bitcoin, Apple Pay and Micro Cap Securities," presented at the New York County Lawyers' Association Securities Litigation & Regulatory Enforcement Conference, April 23, 2015.
  • "The Offer: What Small-Cap Issuers Need to Know," co-author, Corporate Counsel, August 15, 2014.

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