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Jackson Walker Adds Kirk Tucker to Corporate & Securities Practice in Houston

By on May 16, 2019 in Announcements

Jackson Walker announced the addition of Kirk Tucker as a partner in the Houston office.

In a release, the firm said Tucker joins the Chambers USA-ranked Corporate & Securities practice with a focus on domestic and international energy matters related to mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, capital raising, and general corporate law.

The firm said Tucker has handled matters involving debt and equity capital raising for both public companies and private equity portfolio companies, having represented both issuers and underwriters, as well as private equity firms and management teams; mergers, acquisitions, and divestitures; venture capital and financings; and corporate governance, including representing boards of directors and related committees. In addition, he has served as outside general counsel to management teams and companies with respect to federal securities laws, including Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) reporting, initial public offerings and secondary offerings, preparing annual and periodic reports, proxy statements, and all types of other Securities Act and Securities Exchange Act reports. He has also handled numerous limited partnership, limited liability company, and joint venture agreements.

Tucker received his J.D. from the University of Houston Law Center and his B.B.A. from The University of Texas at Austin.