Jonathan Ko is a partner in the Securities and Capital Markets practice and is based in the Los Angeles office. Mr. Ko represents private and public companies, investment banks, private equity firms and other institutional investors in a wide range of capital market transactions across various industries, including financial services, gaming, hospitality, real estate, retail and technology. These transactions include initial public offerings, follow on and secondary offerings, and public and private offerings of high-yield debt, investment grade debt and equity securities. He has handled the financing and securities law aspects of mergers and acquisitions transactions. In addition, Mr. Ko counsels clients on SEC reporting and compliance obligations as well as other corporate and securities law matters. He also has extensive experience in liability management transactions and out-of-court restructurings, advising clients on debt tender and exchange offers and consent solicitations.
Mr. Ko has been recognized for Capital Markets: Debt and Equity in IFLR1000.
Representative matters include:
Debt and Equity Offerings, including Initial Public Offerings
Financing of Mergers and Acquisitions Transactions
Liability Management Transactions and Out-of-Court Restructurings
UBS and RBC Serve as Joint Book-Running Managers for IPO of Global Partner Acquisition Corp II
January 15, 2021
Paul Hastings’ Securities and Capital Markets Practice Logs Record Year
January 13, 2021
Citigroup Serves as Book-Running Manager for Senior Connect Acquisition Corp. I IPO
December 15, 2020
Pine Island Acquisition Corp. Prices IPO
November 19, 2020
Romeo Power Technology to list on NYSE through merger with RMG Acquisition Corp.
October 06, 2020
Citigroup and UBS Serve as Joint Book-Running Managers for IPO of Sandbridge Acquisition Corp.
September 21, 2020
Credit Suisse, Citigroup and Morgan Stanley Serve as Book-Running Managers in $500 million IPO of GO Acquisition
August 17, 2020
Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield Issues $750 Million of Guaranteed Senior Notes
October 22, 2019
Paul Hastings Energizes Houston Transactional Practice with Partner Duo, Continues Global Lateral Surge
October 01, 2019
Paul Hastings Continues Corporate Growth Hot Streak, Adding Prominent Capital Markets Partner in Los Angeles
August 19, 2019
ARRC’s Fifth Set of Recommended Fallback Language: Residential Adjustable-Rate Mortgages
November 18, 2019