Eric Robinson advises public and private companies, private equity sponsors, and venture capital funds in a variety of transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, financing, restructuring, and divestitures. He also provides counsel regarding a wide-range of general corporate, securities laws, and corporate governance matters.
It sounds like the start to a bad joke, but what do the Kremlin, the Chinese Communist Party, the Government of the Islamic Republic of Iran, the Taliban, al-Qa‘ida, the Haqqani Network, the Islamic State, the Pakistani intelligence services, exhausted members of NATO, nearly every Democratic candidate for president in the 2020 election, and the … Continue Reading
President Trump’s nomination of Vice Admiral (Ret.) Joe Maguire to become the country’s next Director of National Intelligence both elevated the profile of the decorated Navy SEAL and the organization he currently leads, the National Counterterrorism Center (NCTC). The nomination comes in the wake of the El Paso Attack that claimed 22 lives and the … Continue Reading
On Capitol Hill last week, an FBI Director provided a troubling update regarding America’s national security. Robert Muller’s appearance before the House Judiciary Committee and the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence regarding his tenure as Special Counsel was not the source of this update, however. It was Christopher Wray, the current Director, who provided … Continue Reading
It was not exactly a scene out of “Captain Phillips,” but it was still dramatic. Aired on Iranian state TV on July 20th, the UK-flagged oil tanker Stena Impero is seen in the background, flanked by a flotilla of fast-moving Iranian Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC) boats. Simultaneously, an Iranian Mi-17 helicopter variant hovers over … Continue Reading
A court in the Netherlands, an international research collective, and a daring Ukrainian operation have brought an international tragedy back to the headlines while providing a case study on new legal and political realities of the 21st century. On July 17, 2014, a Malaysia Airlines Boeing 777 exploded in the skies of eastern Ukraine, killing … Continue Reading