United States

The United States is Chadbourne’s home base; Thomas Chadbourne founded the Firm in New York in 1902, and it has grown steadily since then. The Washington, DC, office opened in 1935, making it one of the oldest law firm branch offices in that city. The Los Angeles office opened in 1987.

Within the United States, Chadbourne offers a full range of legal services, including mergers and acquisitions, securities, project finance, corporate finance, energy, telecommunications, commercial and products liability litigation, securities litigation and regulatory enforcement, white collar defense, intellectual property, antitrust, domestic and international tax, insurance and reinsurance, environmental, real estate, bankruptcy and financial restructuring, employment law and ERISA, trusts and estates and government contract matters.

Representative Experience

Reinsurance Sidecar Transaction
Cyrus Reinsurance Holdings
Formation, private-placement capitalization, and reinsurance agreement negotiation for a reinsurance "sidecar" transaction.
Underwritten Follow-on Offering under a Universal Shelf Registration
Ormat Technologies
$117.2 million follow-on offering of 3.5 million shares under its $1 billion universal shelf registration for a geothermal energy company.
Rule 144A Offering for Pipeline System
Gulfstream Natural Resources, LLC
Rule 144A offering of $850 million senior unsecured notes for a joint venture of Duke Energy Corporation and The Williams Company, Inc., to finance the Gulfstream pipeline.
Avianca Airlines Chapter 11
Colombian Financial and Investment Entities
Debtor-in-possession financing for Avianca Airlines, involving negotiations with potential investors and other restructuring issues.
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Related Practice Areas

Intellectual Property
Antitrust and Trade Regulation
Project Finance
Government Contracts
Executive Compensation and Employee Benefits
Bankruptcy and Financial Restructuring
Insurance and Reinsurance
Real Estate
Private Client Group

Related Industries

Consumer Products
Infrastructure, Transportation and P3s
Pharmaceuticals and Medical Devices

Related Regions

Latin America
North America
U.S. Hispanic Market

Worldwide Contact

Charles K. O'Neill
New York
+1 (212) 408-5365

Local Office Contacts

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