Kerry Shannon Burke is a partner in the corporate and securities practice areas. The focus of Ms. Burke’s practice is on capital markets and securities transactions. She has a broad range of experience representing companies, ranging from development stage ventures to large public issuers, as well as underwriters and other institutional investors, in private and public debt and equity financings. Ms. Burke also has assisted clients on a range of finance and merger and acquisition transactions.
Ms. Burke regularly advises on general corporate and federal securities law matters, including assisting public companies in the preparation of periodic reports under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and on other securities law compliance matters, including under the JOBS Act and the Dodd-Frank Act.
Ms. Burke also is an expert on the Investment Advisers Act of 1940 and advises registered and unregistered investment advisers, including private equity funds, hedge funds and venture capital funds, on various status questions and ongoing compliance matters.