T. Rhys JamesRhys joined the firm in 2007 and practices with the firm’s corporate and securities group. He focuses on representation of issuers in securities offerings and on corporate mergers, acquisitions and financings. As issuer’s counsel, he has been intimately involved in public registrations, Regulation A offerings and private placements of securities of over $400 million collectively, including common and preferred equity and debt securities. He has represented issuers in the syndication of real estate assets, including “like-kind” exchanges in both tenant in common (“TIC”) and Delaware Statutory Trust (“DST”) formats, including in relation to Section 1031 exchanges. In connection with his representation of issuers, Rhys has handled the formation and structuring of corporations, partnerships, limited liability companies, joint ventures and DSTs.
In his corporate practice, Rhys has represented diverse clients, in general corporate matters as well as mergers and acquisitions. He has structured equity financings, lines of credit and other financings for the firm’s corporate clients.
Rhys is a 2007 graduate of William & Mary Law School and a 2002 graduate of Washington and Lee University.