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Greg Kramer



Address:
551 Fifth Avenue
New York, New York 10176
Direct dial:
212-880-9831 gkramer@kkwc.com
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Greg Kramer practices primarily in the areas of securities law, mergers and acquisitions, and general corporate law.   He represents hedge funds and other investors in a wide variety of corporate and securities transactions, including PIPEs, loans, joint ventures and private equity investments.  Greg also advises hedge funds in connection with general corporate matters, including non-disclosure agreements, employment agreements, consulting agreements and technology license agreements.   Greg also represents entrepreneurs and emerging companies.  In addition, Greg has extensive experience representing publicly traded companies in a wide variety of industries, including telecommunications, alternative energy and pharmaceuticals as well as special purpose acquisition companies (SPACs).  

Representative transactions include:

• Represented a hedge fund in the sale of its 50% interest in a Canadian iron ore mining company, for a total purchase price of $65MM to a publicly-traded mining company listed on the Toronto Venture Exchange.

• Represented a hedge fund in connection with a $10MM investment in convertible preferred stock and warrants of a NASDAQ listed biopharmaceutical company.

• Represented a hedge fund in connection with its bid to acquire certain assets of a leading producer and transporter of liquid asphalt cement under Section 363 of the Bankruptcy Code.

• Represented a hedge fund in its $270MM investment in the common stock, warrants and convertible notes of a New York Stock Exchange listed insurance
company.

• Represented the lead investor in a registered direct offering of $100MM of convertible notes by a New York Stock Exchange listed gold and silver mining company.

• Represented a hedge fund in an approximately $500MM privately negotiated debt-for-equity exchange.

• Represented a hedge fund in the sale of its controlling equity interest in a craft brewing company for approximately $16.5MM.

BAR ADMISSION:
2006, New York
 
EDUCATION:
Fordham University School of Law (J.D., 2005)
Fordham Urban Law Journal
New York University (B.A., 2002)

HONORS AND AWARDS:
Phi Beta Kappa

ARTICLES AND LINKS:

SAC and Cuban change little for most managers
HedgeFund Intelligence, November 2013

Insider trading: how to minimize risks
Reuters HedgeWorld, April 2013

Why hedge fund investors may drive demand for more ‘registered PIPEs’
Reuters HedgeWorld's Alternative Reality, August 2011