Greg Hall

Partner

Overview

Gregory Hall is a corporate attorney whom clients return to again and again. He represents companies on the deals and offerings that help their businesses thrive. Greg has built long-term relationships that span decades with sophisticated clients and has facilitated more than 60 merger and acquisition transactions for a single client. He advises on domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions; capital markets transactions, including public and private offerings of equity and debt securities; tender offers and exchange offers; domestic and international joint ventures; venture capital and private equity transactions; bank financings; and debt restructurings.

Securities Offerings

Greg has provided knowledge and experience to numerous initial public offerings (IPOs) and follow-on securities offerings, including offerings for technology, manufacturing, airline and transportation, national retail chain and business services companies. He has advised on high-yield and investment grade note offerings ranging from $100 million to $300 million and has handled numerous private investment in public equity (PIPE) transactions for issuers.

Mergers and Acquisitions

Greg’s transactional work spans decades and industries. He has helped close many M&A deals for a global transportation company, a national equipment rental company, an international manufacturing company and a national retail chain, among others. Gregory also represents high-tech companies in acquiring and divesting of related high-tech companies and subsidiaries.

Restructuring Transactions

Gregory has played an active role on the corporate side of billions of dollars of restructuring transactions on behalf of airlines, gaming organizations and logistics companies.

Other Corporate and Business Matters

Greg also counsels clients on corporate, securities and business-related matters and matters affecting corporate policy and strategy. These include:

  • Directors’ duties and responsibilities and other aspects of corporate governance
  • Securities law disclosure and compliance
  • Equity incentive plans
  • Executive employment agreements

Greg has negotiated many employment agreements on behalf of CEOs and other executives, working to achieve favorable terms. In a time of shareholder activism, he has assisted both Delaware and Nevada corporations in implementing anti-takeover defenses.

Personal Interests

In his spare time, Greg enjoys skiing and weightlifting.

Credentials

Bar Admissions

Arizona
Colorado

Court Admissions

Arizona Supreme Court
U.S. District Court for the District of Arizona

Education

University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law
J.D. cum laude (1991)

University of Kansas
B.S. (1983)

Insights & Events

Other Perspectives
  • U.K. Opportunities Post-EU Referendum
    Panelist

Leadership & Community

Professional Associations

  • Financial Executives International

Civic Activities

  • BBVA Compass Bank — Board of Advisors, April 2012-January 2020
  • US Bank — Board of Advisors, March 2010-April 2012

Honors

  • The Best Lawyers in America — Corporate Compliance, Corporate Governance, Mergers and Acquisitions Law
  • Chambers USA — Chicago, Corporate/M&A
  • The Guide to America’s Leading Corporate/Mergers and Acquisitions Lawyers
  • Law & Politics — Southwest Super Lawyers, Securities and Corporate Finance
  • AZ Business Magazine — Top Lawyers List, Securities and Corporate Finance
  • Ranking Arizona Magazine — Best of Arizona Business, Corporate Law, 2010
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