Martin C. Glass is co-chair of the firm’s Cross-Border Transactions Practice and is currently serving on our Management Committee. He counsels US and foreign companies in a wide array of transactional matters. He is recognized as a leading lawyer by Chambers USA, which states that “he is a technically strong lawyer with an ability to deliver practical advice in a clear and coherent manner”.
For over 20 years, Mr. Glass has focused on complex M&A and securities transactions. Domestic and foreign companies and their boards, as well as private equity funds, family offices, and investment banks, seek his assistance with structuring and negotiating public and private mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, SPAC transactions, public securities offerings, proxy contests, and other highly complex corporate transactions. Mr. Glass also regularly counsels clients on continuous reporting and corporate governance requirements under the US securities laws and the rules of the NYSE and NASDAQ.
He has been named as a BTI Consulting Group Inc. "Client Service All-Star" based on the survey of general counsels of the Fortune 1000, an award that identifies attorneys that are "not just great—but head and shoulders above the rest as defined solely by clients." For several years running, Mr. Glass has been mentioned in Euromoney's IFLR1000 listing of the world's leading lawyers and recommended in The Legal 500 United States. He has also been named a Law360 "MVP." He is a member of the Committee on Mergers, Acquisitions and Proxy Contests of the New York City Bar Association.
Mr. Glass has experience in a broad range of industries, including life sciences, technology, mining, energy, and financial services.
Representative mergers and acquisitions engagements include the following:
Representative securities and finance engagements include the following: