Key Areas of Practice
- Mergers and Acquisitions
- International Transactions
- Foreign Corrupt Practices Act
- Civil Litigation
Neil R. E. Carr is a member of the firm focusing on corporate, corporate
finance, registered and private securities offerings, public company
reporting and compliance, stock exchange listings, insider trading,
mergers, acquisitions, and other corporate transactions. Mr. Carr is
A-V rated by Martindale-Hubbell and is listed in the Martindale-Hubbell™
Bar Register of Pre-eminent Lawyers for corporate and securities law.
Mr. Carr has extensive experience advising
public companies in a wide range of industries regarding Securities
Exchange Act public reporting, Securities Act registered and private
offerings of securities, corporate governance, employee stock option
and benefit plans, and employment law matters. Mr. Carr advises public
company boards of directors, as well as their audit, compensation,
nomination, corporate governance, and other board committees on
Mr. Carr has experience advising public and
private companies and investment banks acting as underwriters or
placement agents in connection with private and public offerings of
equity and debt securities, including initial public offerings (IPOs),
registered secondary and follow-on offerings, registered direct
offerings, PIPE (Private Investment in Public Equity) transactions, and at - the - market securities offerings. Mr. Carr represents private and public companies in connection with
complex corporate transactions, such as mergers and acquisitions, asset
sales, joint ventures, spin - off transactions, reverse mergers. and international licensing transactions.
Mr. Carr advises private investment funds
and hedge funds on their formation and regulation under the Securities
Act and Investment Company Act. He advises their investment
advisors and managers on compliance and regulation under federal and
state securities laws, including the Investment Advisers Act and state
investment advisers acts.
Mr. Carr represents several United Kingdom,
European and Asian companies doing business in the United States on
corporate, corporate finance, employment law, and business-law related
matters. Mr. Carr has been a speaker at events sponsored by
the U.K. Department of Trade and Industry on legal issues related to
doing business in the United States.
Mr. Carr is admitted to practice in the
District of Columbia and is a solicitor of the Supreme Court of England
and Wales. He received a law degree with honors from the University of
Keele, England, an LL.M. from The London School of Economics and
Political Science, and a law degree from The National Law Center,
George Washington University.
Mr. Carr is a member of the District of
Columbia Bar, the Law Society of England and Wales, and a member of the
American Bar Association's section on Business Law.
Schools: University of Keele, B.A. (with Honors), the London School of Economics and Political Science, LL.M., The National Law Center, George Washington University, MCL.
District of Columbia; Solicitor of the Supreme Court of England and Wales.
Member: District of Columbia Bar; Law Society of England and Wales; American Bar Association (member of Business Section).
Other: A-V rated by Martindale-Hubbell. Listed in Martindale - Hubbell's Bar Register of Pre-Eminent Lawyers for corporate and securities law matters.
NEIL R.E. CARR
1050 17th Street, N.W., Suite 600
Washington, D.C. 20036