Cavas S. Pavri advises U.S. and international public and private companies and investment banks in securities offerings, corporate governance, and general corporate matters. Cavas assists public and private companies in their capital-raising activities, including public offerings, private placements of equity and debt securities, and mergers and acquisitions.

He counsels public companies in the preparation of 1933 and 1934 Act filings, stock exchange compliance matters, and shareholder matters. He also regularly works with investment banks on a variety of complex securities transactions, including IPOs, registered direct offerings, confidentially marketed public offerings, and PIPEs. In addition, he advises clients the formation of Special Purpose Acquisition Companies (SPACs) or “blank check companies” and the related de-SPACing.

As part of Schiff Hardin’s China Practice, Cavas has significant experience advising Chinese clients with securities listed on major U.S. securities exchanges and that access the U.S. equity markets. He also advises investment banks doing business with Chinese companies.