The Private Equity Practice Group of Dowling Aaron Incorporated provides clients with a broad range of transactional expertise in combination with experience in private capital and fundraising activities. Dowling Aaron Incorporated’s attorneys advise clients in various stages of private equity and debt financing needs, including entrepreneurial startups, early stage, emerging, growth equity and troubled companies. Dowling Aaron Incorporated’s clients include a wide array of industries, such as technology, e-commerce, financial services, health care, hotels, manufacturing, professional sports, real estate, recycling, and software.

Dowling Aaron Incorporated’s Securities Practice Group encompasses a broad range of private securities offerings, including both debt and equity financings. Attorneys in this practice group regularly represent and advise issuers in private offerings undertaken either by issuers or through private placement agents. As part of the offering process, the Securities Practice Group advises clients on the structuring of the offering, assist in the drafting of transaction/offering documents, and compliance with securities laws, including the availability of exemptions from registration and qualification under federal and state securities laws. The group also represents issuers in private placements of equity to foreign investors under Regulation S. Dowling Aaron Incorporated’s private offering experience includes handling common stock, preferred stock, convertible preferred stock, stock options and warrants, interests in limited partnerships, limited liability partnerships, limited liability companies, subordinated notes and indentured debt securities.

Attorneys in the Private Equity and Securities Practice Group regularly work with other Dowling Aaron Incorporated practice groups in order to provide clients with a comprehensive, team-oriented approach to address their business needs and strategies.

For more information or to schedule an appointment, please contact Practice Group Chair, John C. Ganahl at the firm’s Fresno office, (559) 432-4500, or via email at jganahl@dowlingaaron.com.