Stewart Pressman is a partner in the Honolulu law firm of McCorriston Miller Mukai MacKinnon LLP, practicing in the corporate department and concentrating in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, venture capital transactions, private equity fund organization, securities law, and general corporate and business organization matters. Mr. Pressman’s practice in the mergers and acquisitions area is focused on complex transactions representing both purchasers and sellers in a wide range of publicly and privately held company acquisitions and divestitures, as well as takeover transactions. His practice in the venture capital arena involves representation of venture capital fund organizers, venture capital fund investors, and emerging growth companies, counseling such start-up clients in all aspects of formation and organization, debt and equity financing, including private placements and public offerings of securities, and strategies for ultimate exit transactions.
Mr. Pressman received a B.S. degree in Business Administration from the University of Southern California in 1985, and a J.D. degree from Loyola Law School in 1989, graduating cum laude and appointed as a member of the Order of the Coif.
Mr. Pressman is currently named as one of America’s Leading Lawyers for Business by Chambers USA in the area of corporate law, and has also been selected by The Best Lawyers in America® and Honolulu Magazine in the areas of Mergers & Acquisitions Law and Corporate Law. For 2012, Mr. Pressman has been named by The Best Lawyers in America® as Honolulu Mergers & Acquisitions Law Lawyer of the Year.