Patrick Bussard practices general corporate law, focusing on capital markets. He has experience representing both investment banks and U.S. and international issuers in a broad range of transactions, including equity and debt offerings, exchange offers, and consent solicitations. He has prepared and reviewed '33 and '34 Act filings, including registration statements and periodic filings, and has advised issuers on SEC reporting obligations, corporate governance matters, and stock exchange rules and regulations.
Patrick has worked on transactions across many industries, including consumer products, media and telecommunications, mining, shipping, biotechnology, and financial institutions.
Additionally, Patrick maintains an active pro bono practice. He was recently part of a team that successfully represented a prisoner challenging the constitutionality of the terms of his pretrial confinement.
- Georgetown University (J.D. cum laude 2015; Executive Editor, The Georgetown Law Journal; A.B. in Government magna cum laude 2012)
- New York
- Fellow, Office of U.S. Senator Ron Wyden (Fall 2014-Spring 2015)
- Clerk, Motions Attorney Section, U.S. Court of Appeals, Sixth Circuit (Summer 2013)