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Corporate and Securities Law
Rod Guerra represents leading companies, investment banks and institutional investors in a broad range of corporate matters, including corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, and restructurings.
In the area of corporate finance, Mr. Guerra has represented issuers, underwriters and institutional investors in a wide variety of public and private transactions with a particular focus on significant high-yield debt offerings, securities offerings, private equity, mezzanine investments and out-of-court restructurings. For high-yield debt offerings, Mr. Guerra has been involved in the issuance of several billions of dollars throughout his career. Among the clients Mr. Guerra has represented in finance transactions are Credit Suisse Group; Jefferies & Co., Inc.; Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc.; Oaktree Capital Management, LLC; and TCW Group, Inc.
Mr. Guerra has experience in numerous types of mergers and acquisitions, including negotiated and contested takeovers, leveraged buyouts, tender offers and joint ventures. He has represented both target and acquiring companies in transactions ranging from high-profile, multibillion-dollar deals to middle market acquisitions in a wide range of industries. For example Mr. Guerra has represented, among others:
Mr. Guerra has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America.
J.D., University of California at Los Angeles, 1982
M.B.A., University of California at Los Angeles, 1982
B.A., Stanford University, 1978