Capital Markets & Securities


The Goulston & Storrs Corporate Capital Markets & Securities group counsels a full range of businesses ranging from start-up, early-stage and emerging businesses to established privately-held and publicly-traded companies, sponsors of investment funds, directors, officers and investors.

Our attorneys contribute seasoned insight and perspective to clients through the firm’s deep experience in securities, venture capital, private equity, leveraged buyouts, project finance, mezzanine financing and tax. We provide advice on structuring and implementing financing vehicles that fit our clients’ particular needs within the current financial climate.

We have achieved a reputation for delivering sophisticated and creative financing solutions, including:

  • Fund investments
  • Venture capital financings, including angel, seed, early and late stage
  • Private equity fund formation
  • Strategic financings
  • Liquidity-driven strategic mergers
  • Private equity and leveraged buyouts
  • Equity compensation arrangements
  • Bankruptcy and workout-related financings

In the specific area of Securities, we assist clients with:

  • Public securities offerings
  • Pre-IPO planning
  • Public company reporting and other corporate communications
  • Corporate governance
  • Private placements
  • Public company mergers and going-private transactions
  • Public company officer, director and shareholder duties and rights