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Steve Gillette, of Jones Day, advises companies and financial institutions on a broad range of corporate and securities matters. He also advises on governance and compliance matters and represents participants in a range of transactions including public equity and debt securities offerings, mergers and acquisitions, and private equity and venture capital investments.
Steve’s recent transactional representations include Riverside’s sale of portfolio companies Maverick, Momentum Textiles and Media Source, numerous strategic investments by Abbott Labs and Total SA, and Lam Research in its pending $3.3 billion acquisition of Novellus.
Public and private company clients Steve advises on a regular basis include Hands-On Mobile, Neurotech, Oclaro SunPower, Support.com, and Virage Logic. Steve’s recent transactional representations include Solar Integrated Technologies’ sale to Energy Conversion Devices, SunPower’s $3 billion spin-off from Cypress and more than $1 billion of public debt and equity offerings, Wavecom’s successful defense against a hostile bid by Gemalto and subsequent sale to Sierra Wireless, and Burrill, NBGI, Quilvest, The Riverside Company, and Total S.A. in various private equity and venture capital transactions.