Valérie Demont is a partner in the Corporate and
Securities Practice Group of Pepper Hamilton LLP,
resident in the New York office.Ms. Demont focuses her practice primarily on U.S. and cross-border
mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, corporate finance and securities
matters.She has been involved in
numerous transactions for corporations and private equity funds in the U.S.,
Europe, Canada and Asia (especially India).
Ms. Demont also represents U.S. and non-U.S. issuers
and underwriters in a wide range of primary and secondary capital markets
transactions involving equity, debt, convertible and hybrid securities. These
transactions include IPOs, private placements and offerings under SEC Rule
144A, offshore offerings under SEC Regulation S and the establishment of
American Depositary Receipt (ADR) programs.
She handles complex securities and financing transactions,
including debt restructurings, exchange offers, debt tender offers and consent