Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz, PC
Chip Presten represents corporate clients in various aspects of corporate, mergers and acquisitions, and securities practice, including private equity transactions, acquisition and divestiture of public and private companies, and offerings of debt and equity securities. Mr. Presten also represents private equity funds in connection with fund formation issues and portfolio company transactions. In addition, Mr. Presten has advised companies being acquired by or seeking capital from such funds.
Mr. Presten also provides counsel on general corporate matters including fiduciary obligations and duties of directors and officers, preparation of annual and quarterly reports, proxy statements and shareholder meeting materials, Section 16 short-swing trading and insider reporting concerns, and Rule 144 and Rule 145 requirements.