Edward D. Ricchiuto Joins Stevens & Lee
NEW YORK CITY and BERGEN COUNTY, NJ, APRIL 05, 2023 – Stevens & Lee announced today that Edward D. Ricchiuto has joined the firm’s Corporate, Finance and Capital Markets Department as Of Counsel in the New York City and Bergen County offices.
Mr. Ricchiuto is a highly experienced capital markets lawyer who has worked on a variety of new issue and buyback transactions across his more than 30-year career. He provides clients with strategic counsel on a range of regulatory and securities law issues, with a focus on liability management transactions involving corporate debt restructurings, issuer buybacks and consent solicitations.
His transactional practice is backed by experience working in both the public and private sectors, including more than seven years with the SEC’s Division of Corporation Finance. Mr. Ricchiuto has advised on periodic reporting filings, public and private offerings, consent and proxy solicitations, issuer buybacks and third-party acquisitions of debt and equity securities. Most recently, he worked as part of the legal departments of two top-tier investment banks on a variety of public and private equity and debt transactions.
Notably, Mr. Ricchiuto is a co-author of the SEC’s no-action letter providing for accelerated debt tender/exchange offers and has contributed to the treatise Corporate Finance and the Securities Laws by Charles J. Johnson and Joseph McLaughlin. He has also participated on panels discussing securities law matters.
He earned his LL.M. from New York University School of Law, his J.D., cum laude, from New York Law School and his B.A. from New York University.