Kevin A. Chumney

Partner

Overview

Securities lawyer Kevin Chumney has helped companies and individuals in a wide range of sophisticated corporate and securities transactions, particularly transactions involving middle-market mergers and acquisitions, private equity, venture capital, corporate governance and securities regulation. Kevin has also negotiated complex commercial contracts and licensing arrangements. His clients, consisting of national, regional and Texas-based entities, comprise a variety of industries, including:

  • Aviation technology
  • Construction
  • Entertainment
  • Human resources technology
  • Healthcare
  • Logistics and transportation
  • Manufacturing and distribution
  • Minority-owned and women-owned business enterprises
  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Oil and gas services
  • Payment processing
  • Private equity
  • Telecommunications
  • Toll avoidance solutions
  • Wind energy

Kevin offers growing companies, their founders and investors practical, strategic counsel in key areas of business law. His representation as a securities lawyer has included closing private equity, venture capital and debt financings; building or selling businesses through M&A and recapitalization transactions; organizing and structuring business entities; implementing equity compensation and management succession strategies; and developing, licensing and reselling technology and other valuable intellectual property rights. As a trusted, business-minded advisor, he has helped his clients accomplish their objectives and close deals as cost-effectively as possible.

Professional Affiliations

  • Member, State Bar of Texas
  • Member, Dallas Bar Association
  • Member, Association for Corporate Growth
  • Member, Commercial Finance Association
  • Member, Texas Venture Capital Association

Honors & Awards

  • Selected by peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America© in the field of Corporate Law (2021)

Education

  • Cornell Law School (J.D. 2001)
  • The University of Memphis (magna cum laude, 1998)
    • English Literature

Admissions

  • Texas (2001)

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