James Shea is of counsel in the Corporate practice of Paul Hastings and is based in the firm's New York office. His practice focuses on capital markets, securities and mergers, and acquisitions. Mr. Shea has a broad-based domestic and international corporate practice, advising on equity and debt capital markets and mergers and acquisitions, as well as advising public companies on regulatory requirements and corporate governance and compliance issues. Prior to joining Paul Hastings, Mr. Shea practiced at a multinational firm in New York and Sydney.
Fordham University School of Law, J.D. (magna cum laude ), 2009
Georgetown University, B.A., 2004
Represented underwriters in IPOs of Accolade, Inc., Sandbridge Acquisition Corporation, Figure Acquisition Corp., Bright Lights Acquisition Corp., and Clarim Acquisition Corp.
Represented Pine Island Acquisition Corp. in IPO
Represented Coronado Global Resources Inc. in IPO on Australia Securities Exchange
Represented Ferrari in IPO and spinoff from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles
Represented Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. in equity and debt financings, in cross-border redomiciliation and listing on New York Stock Exchange
Represented R. R. Donnelley & Sons Company in spinoffs of LSC Communications, Inc. and Donnelley Financial Solutions, Inc. and related registration statements and listings
Represented LSC Communications, Inc. in equity and debt financings
Represented Donnelley Financial Solutions, Inc. in equity and debt financings
Represented Vector Group Ltd. in equity and debt financings
Represented DISH Network Corp. in acquisition of satellite business from EchoStar Corporation, in acquisition of T-Mobile and Sprint assets, and in ongoing public company reporting
Represented underwriters of AT&T Inc. in over $100 billion of debt financings
Represented underwriters of Visa Inc. in debt and equity financings