Mr. Galin is a shareholder and chairman of the firm's Corporate & Real Estate Department. Since joining the firm in 1995, he has become one of the top attorneys in the region on issues pertaining to corporate mergers and acquisitions, securities regulation, financial institutions, equity financing, and complex commercial transactions.
Mr. Galin works closely with clients and deals frequently with regulatory authorities on a wide range of matters involving: corporate takeovers, corporate governance, securities law registration, disclosure and compliance, Sarbanes-Oxley Act compliance, regulatory issues affecting banks and other financial institutions, new bank formations, executive compensation, business expansion, and complex commercial contracts and transactional documents.
Mr. Galin began his distinguished legal career as an attorney with the Office of the Comptroller of Currency in Washington, D.C., in the Securities & Corporate Practices Division, before moving to private practice in Los Angeles where he was a partner in a prominent California law firm. Prior to joining the firm, he practiced law for six years in Tokyo, Japan as a gaikokuho-jimu-bengoshi (licensed foreign lawyer) with a large, international business law firm.
Foreign language: Japanese.
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State Bar of Nevada, Member
State Bar of California, Member
District of Columbia Bar, Member
Clark County Bar Association, Member
Beverly Hills Bar Association Business Law Section, Former Chairman
Daini Tokyo Bar Association, Member, 1989-1995