David Allen is a partner in the firm’s Orange County office. Mr. Allen’s practice focuses on capital markets, mergers and acquisitions, and general corporate and securities matters.
Capital Markets. Mr. Allen represents issuers, underwriters, investors and placement agents in a broad range of securities law matters. His securities work focuses primarily on public offerings and private placements of debt, equity and convertible securities, including through initial public offerings, secondary offerings, private investments in public equity (PIPEs).
Mergers and Acquisitions. Mr. Allen represents acquirers, targets, financial advisors and special committees in a wide variety of transactions involving both private and public companies in a broad range of industries, including medical devices, biotechnology, pharmaceutical, real estate, semiconductors, technology and hotels and gaming.
General Corporate Counseling and Governance. Mr. Allen provides general corporate counseling to privately and publicly held corporations and their boards of directors on a broad range of issues, including obligations of directors and corporate governance matters.
Prior to joining K&L Gates, Mr. Allen was a partner in the Orange County office of another global law firm.