Robert S. Kant

Robert S. Kant

Shareholder

Robert S. Kant has represented numerous large and small issuers of equity and debt securities in hundreds of securities transactions involving the sale of more than $20 billion of securities through virtually every major investment banking firm in the United States. He regularly represents national, regional and local investment banking firms, as well as a variety of investment banking, private equity and venture funds. He also serves as a director or member of advisory boards to public and private companies.

Concentrations

  • Securities
  • Public offerings
  • Private placements
  • Venture capital
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Corporate finance

Capabilities

Recognition & Leadership

  • Listed, The Best Lawyers in America, Securities / Capital Markets Law; Corporate Law; Mergers and Acquisitions Law; Securities Regulation, 2003-2019
  • Listed, Chambers USA Guide, 2003-2019
  • Listed, Super Lawyers magazine, Southwest Super Lawyers, 2007-2019
    • "Top 50 Lawyers in Arizona," 2008-2011 and 2013
  • Team Member, Corporate Board Member magazine and FTI Consulting Inc., one of "America’s Best Corporate Law Firms," 13th Annual Legal Industry Study, 2013
  • Listed, Arizona's Finest Lawyers, 2011
  • Listed, Lawdragon 3000 "Leading Lawyers in America," 2006
  • Selected, Phoenix Business Journal "Best Lawyer in Valley," January 2005
  • Selected, Phoenix Business Journal "Best of the Bar," Securities Law,  February 2004
  • Selected, Phoenix Business Journal "Best of the Bar", Corporate Law, February 2003
  • Rated, AV Preeminent® 5.0 out of 5

°AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell DistinguishedSM and Martindale-Hubbell NotableSM are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell® certification procedures, standards and policies.

  • Member, State Bar of Arizona, Small Business Capital Formation Subcommittee of Committee on Securities Regulation
    • Chairman, Securities Section, 1987-1988

Credentials

Education
  • J.D., Villanova University School of Law, 1970
    • Associate Editor, Villanova Law Review
  • B.A., University of Pennsylvania, 1966
Admissions
  • Arizona