Robert S. Kant: Lawyer with Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Robert S. Kant

Phoenix,  AZ  U.S.A.

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AV® Preeminent

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Practice Areas

  • Corporate & Securities
  • Mergers & Acquisitionss
Contact InfoTelephone: 602.445.8302
Fax: 602.445.8100
University University of Pennsylvania, B.A., 1966
Law SchoolVillanova University School of Law, J.D., 1970 Associate Editor, Villanova Law Review
Admitted1970, Pennsylvania; 1978, Arizona

Professional & Community Involvement

•Member, State Bar of Arizona, Small Business Capital Formation Subcommittee of Committee on Securities Regulation
•Chairman, Securities Section, 1987-1988

BornLittle Rock, Arkansas, September 25, 1944

Robert S. Kant has represented numerous large and small issuers of equity and debt securities in hundreds of securities transactions involving the sale of more than $20 billion of securities through virtually every major investment banking firm in the United States. He regularly represents national, regional and local investment banking firms, as well as a variety of investment banking, private equity and venture funds. He also serves as a director or member of advisory boards to public and private companies.

Areas of Concentration

•Public offerings
•Private placements
•Venture capital
•Mergers and acquisitions
•Corporate finance

Awards & Recognition

•Listed, The Best Lawyers in America, Securities / Capital Markets Law,2003-2016
•Listed, Super Lawyers magazine, Southwest Super Lawyers, 2007-2015
• Top 50 Lawyers in Arizona, 2008-2011 and 2013
•Listed, Chambers USA Guide, 2003-2015
•Team Member, Corporate Board Member magazine and FTI Consulting Inc., one of America's Best Corporate Law Firms, 13th Annual Legal Industry Study, 2013
•Listed, Arizona's Finest Lawyers, 2011
•Listed, Lawdragon 3000 Leading Lawyers in America, 2006
•Selected, Phoenix Business Journal Best Lawyer in Valley, January 2005
•Selected, Phoenix Business Journal Best of the Bar, Securities Law, February 2004
•Selected, Phoenix Business Journal Best of the Bar, Corporate Law, February 2003
•Rated, AV Preeminent 5.0 out of 5

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Associated News & Events

Press Releases

08.19.15 23 Greenberg Traurig Arizona Attorneys Recognized in 2016 Best Lawyers in America
05.22.15 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys, Practices Included in the 2015 Chambers USA Guide
05.30.14 Seven Arizona Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Named to 2014 Edition of the Chambers USA Guide
05.23.14 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys, Practices Included in 2014 Chambers USA Guide
08.19.13 26 Phoenix Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Named to Best Lawyers in America 2014 List
05.28.13 Chambers USA Guide 2013 Includes 171 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys, 33 Practice Areas
09.27.12 24 Greenberg Traurig Phoenix Attorneys Included in 2013 Edition of Best Lawyers in America
04.13.12 24 Greenberg Traurig Attorneys Recognized in the 2012 edition of Southwest Super Lawyers
09.29.11 Twenty-Three Greenberg Traurig Attorneys in Phoenix Listed in The Best Lawyers in America 2012
06.23.11 2011 Chambers USA Guide Ranks 9 Greenberg Traurig Phoenix Attorneys


03.01.07 A New Era of Executive Compensation and Related Person Disclosure
12.01.05 The Securities Offering Reforms

Articles, Publications, & Lectures

•Featured, Loving One's Work, The Business Journal - Phoenix, September 1, 2006
•Co-Author, Presumptive Merit-A New Era for Arizona Securities Law, 45 Bus. Law, 1347, 1990
•Co-Author, Going Public: Practice, Procedures and Consequences, 27 Villanova Law Review 1, 1981
•Co-Author, Real Estate Syndications-Federal and Arizona Law Aspects, Arizona Realtor Digest 11, 1979
•Co-Author, Integrated Reports, 11 Review of Securities Regulation 940, 1978
•Co-Author, The New Annual Report of Shareholders, 20 Villanova Law Review 273, 1975
•Co-Author, SEC Rule 147: A Further Narrowing of the Intrastate Offering Exemption, 30 Bus. Law. 73, 1974
•Co-Author, Uncertainty Under the Securities Act, 26 Bus. Law, 1962, 1971


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Office Information

Robert S. Kant

2375 East Camelback Road, Suite 700
PhoenixAZ 85016


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