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Zach Cochran is a partner in King & Spalding’s Capital Markets practice.

Zach represents public and private companies in a variety of capital markets and corporate matters spanning a broad range of industries. He has extensive experience advising clients on public and private offerings of both equity and debt securities, including IPOs, secondary offerings, liability management transactions and securities issued in connection with mergers and acquisitions.

In addition, Zach regularly advises clients on Securities and Exchange Commission disclosure requirements, governance issues and other corporate and securities matters, including investments in and divestitures of public company securities. He has also represented public companies in various acquisitions and divestitures from both the seller and buyer perspective.

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Credentials

J.D., Boston University School of Law, summa cum laude

B.S., University of Georgia, summa cum laude with highest honors

Georgia

New York

American Bar Association

Matters

SELECTED CAPITAL MARKETS REPRESENTATIONS

ConocoPhillips in its registered offering of $3 billion senior notes offering.

EndoChoice Holdings in its $110 million initial public offering.

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SELECTED CAPITAL MARKETS REPRESENTATIONS

ConocoPhillips in its registered offering of $3 billion senior notes offering.

EndoChoice Holdings in its $110 million initial public offering.

First Republic Bank in its $323 million initial public offering.

Great Western Bancorp and National Australia Bank in Great Western Bancorp’s $331 million initial public offering.

Hanesbrands in connection with its unregistered offerings of $900 million of senior notes and €500 million of senior notes.

Intercontinental Exchange in its registered $1.4 billion senior notes offering in connection with the acquisition of NYSE Euronext.

Nivalis Therapeutics in its $89 million initial public offering.

Underwriters in connection with the $160 million follow-on offering of common stock by Rayonier.

Regions Financial in numerous debt and preferred stock offerings and liability management transactions

SunTrust Banks in numerous debt and preferred stock offerings.

Total System Services in its registered $1.5 billion senior notes offering in connection with the acquisition of TransFirst Holdings.

SELECTED M&A REPRESENTATIONS

ConocoPhillips in the sale of certain of its western Canada assets to Cenovus Energy in its subsequent investment in Cenovus Energy’s common stock.

Ally Financial in the sale of its Mexican insurance business, ABA Seguros, to ACE Group.

HSBC Holdings plc in the sale of its U.S. cards and retail services business to Capital One Financial Corporation.

Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen in its acquisition by Restaurant Brands International.

Regions Financial in the sale of Morgan Keegan & Company to Raymond James Financial.

SunTrust Banks in the sale of RidgeWorth Capital Management to RidgeWorth employees and an investor group led by a private equity fund managed by Lightyear Capital.

Matters

SELECTED CAPITAL MARKETS REPRESENTATIONS

ConocoPhillips in its registered offering of $3 billion senior notes offering.

EndoChoice Holdings in its $110 million initial public offering.

See more
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Close

Matters

SELECTED CAPITAL MARKETS REPRESENTATIONS

ConocoPhillips in its registered offering of $3 billion senior notes offering.

EndoChoice Holdings in its $110 million initial public offering.

First Republic Bank in its $323 million initial public offering.

Great Western Bancorp and National Australia Bank in Great Western Bancorp’s $331 million initial public offering.

Hanesbrands in connection with its unregistered offerings of $900 million of senior notes and €500 million of senior notes.

Intercontinental Exchange in its registered $1.4 billion senior notes offering in connection with the acquisition of NYSE Euronext.

Nivalis Therapeutics in its $89 million initial public offering.

Underwriters in connection with the $160 million follow-on offering of common stock by Rayonier.

Regions Financial in numerous debt and preferred stock offerings and liability management transactions

SunTrust Banks in numerous debt and preferred stock offerings.

Total System Services in its registered $1.5 billion senior notes offering in connection with the acquisition of TransFirst Holdings.

SELECTED M&A REPRESENTATIONS

ConocoPhillips in the sale of certain of its western Canada assets to Cenovus Energy in its subsequent investment in Cenovus Energy’s common stock.

Ally Financial in the sale of its Mexican insurance business, ABA Seguros, to ACE Group.

HSBC Holdings plc in the sale of its U.S. cards and retail services business to Capital One Financial Corporation.

Popeye’s Louisiana Kitchen in its acquisition by Restaurant Brands International.

Regions Financial in the sale of Morgan Keegan & Company to Raymond James Financial.

SunTrust Banks in the sale of RidgeWorth Capital Management to RidgeWorth employees and an investor group led by a private equity fund managed by Lightyear Capital.

Credentials

J.D., Boston University School of Law, summa cum laude

B.S., University of Georgia, summa cum laude with highest honors

Georgia

New York

American Bar Association