Valerie Demont is a partner in the corporate and securities practice group of Pepper Hamilton.
She focuses her practice primarily on U.S. and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, corporate finance and securities matters. Demont has been involved in numerous transactions for corporations and private equity funds in the U.S., Europe, Canada and Asia, particularly in India.
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. She handles complex securities and financing transactions, including debt restructurings, exchange offers, debt tender offers and consent solicitations.
She received her LL.B. from the University of Rennes in 1991 and her LL.M. from Columbia Law School. Demont also received an LL.M. from University of Paris II-Pantheon-Assas in 1994.