Underwriters

Barnes & Thornburg has served as underwriters’ counsel to local, regional and national investment banks in a variety of bond financings.

Underwriters have disclosure responsibilities to investors under federal and state securities laws.

Underwriters’ counsel may be engaged by the underwriters to:
  • Advise the underwriters about the financing;
  • Advocate the underwriters’ interests in the financing; and
  • Render an objective legal opinion regarding the issuer’s official statement or other disclosure document.

Barnes & Thornburg has served as underwriters’ counsel to local, regional and national investment banks in a variety of bond financings.