Curt Hidde advises clients on the many aspects of corporate transactions. Curt makes a point of understanding the underlying commercial objectives and specific financial drivers of each client, utilizing his decades of experience to achieve their transactional goals. Curt takes a practical approach to problem-solving and is able to break down complex legal concepts into terms clients can understand.
Over the last 25 years, Curt has represented public and private companies in hundreds of corporate transactions. He is skilled in advising on mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments, and public and private offerings of securities.
Curt’s M&A experience ranges from representing fast-growing tech and life sciences businesses to Fortune 500 companies, spanning virtually all industries and all transaction structures. He provides legal counsel pertaining to IPOs, secondary offerings of debt and equity securities, ongoing SEC reporting under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, defending and launching tender and takeover offers, and going private transactions.
Curt also has significant experience representing banks and insurance companies in corporate and securities transactions. He frequently advises such clients on the regulatory issues that govern their day-to-day operations, merger and acquisition activities, and capital raising.
He is a frequent speaker on M&A, securities, banking and corporate law issues.
Professional and Community Involvement
Board member and former president, Ronald McDonald House Charities of Central Indiana
Leader, CFO Roundtable
Leader, Entrepreneur’s Alliance
Leader, Venture Club of Indiana
Member, Indianapolis Bar Association Business Law Section
Member, American Bar Association Business Law Section
The Best Lawyers in America, 2013-2020; Lawyer of the Year, 2018
Who's Who in Banking and Finance, Indianapolis Business Journal, 2011
Chambers USA, 2014-2018