Ruben K. Chuquimia's practice includes a broad range of corporate, securities and transactional work, with extensive experience in the following areas:
  • Mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, takeovers (negotiated and contested) and cross-border transactions
  • Public and private equity and debt offerings
  • Securities compliance and disclosure matters, and other counseling for companies with publicly traded securities
  • Counseling boards of directors and audit committees
  • Venture and private equity fund formation, investments, portfolio company representation and limited partner representation
  • Compliance, disclosure and other regulatory matters involving state and federal registered investment advisers 
  • New business formation, development, funding and strategy
  • Technology licensing agreements, technology joint venture agreements, Internet related agreements and general commercial agreements
Mr. Chuquimia has represented a wide variety of corporate clients, including large publicly traded corporations, privately held entities, private equity funds, “start-up” companies and entrepreneurs.

Registered Offerings:

  • Represented aerospace manufacturer with $37 million IPO and listing on the NASDAQ
  • Represented NYSE listed company in its $72 million follow on public offering.
  • Represented NASDAQ listed company in $45 million public offering.
  • Represented NASDAQ listed company as local regulatory counsel in its $300 million public offering of senior notes.
  • Represented NYSE listed company in its $30 million draw down public offering.
  • Represented NYSE listed company its $250 million Rule 144A offering of convertible senior subordinated notes and subsequent registration of notes for resale on Form S-3.
  • Represented NYSE listed company in $15 million public offering.
  • Represented NASDAQ listed company as local regulatory counsel in its $500 million public offering of senior notes.
  • Represented NYSE listed company in its $100 million Rule 144A offering of senior subordinated notes and subsequent exchange offer on Form S-4.
  • Represented clean technology company in $3 million reverse merger/PIPE IPO.
  • Represented NASDAQ listed company in its $33 million public offering.
  • Represented NYSE listed company in its $120 million Rule 144A offering of convertible senior subordinated notes and subsequent registration of notes for resale on Form S-3.

Public Transactions:

  • Represented NYSE listed company in its $2.4 billion sale to an NYSE listed company, including preparation of a merger proxy statement.
  • Represented NYSE listed company in its $150 million acquisition of an NYSE listed target via cash tender offer/merger transaction.
  • Represented NASDAQ listed company as the target of a $50 million cash tender offer/merger transaction.
  • Represented internet service provider in its $80 million sale to a NASDAQ listed company, including the preparation of a Form S-4 Registration Statement.
  • Represented NYSE listed company in its $500 million combination with Canadian public company using exchangeable share structure, including preparation of merger proxy statement.
  • Represented NASDAQ listed company in its $240 million acquisition of a private company.
  • Represented NYSE listed company in $120 million acquisition of a division of NYSE listed company.
  • Represented NASDAQ listed company as local regulatory counsel in its $500 million acquisition of an NYSE listed company via share exchange registered on Form S-4.