Reid Hooper

Special Counsel

My job is to utilize my SEC experience and contacts to help my clients think through complex and unique securities disclosure, reporting and corporate governance questions in order to deliver practical and business-oriented advice.

rhooper@cooley.com

Reid Hooper has extensive experience handling a broad range of corporate and commercial matters with a primary focus in representing public companies, investors and regulated entities with respect to ongoing securities regulatory compliance. His expertise includes preparing SEC filings, Section 16 and beneficial ownership reports, as well as compliance with FINRA, National Stock Exchange, Dodd-Frank, Sarbanes-Oxley, JOBS Act and FAST Act requirements. Boards and investors turn to him with respect to corporate governance developments, regarding matters such as shareholder proposals, proxy access, board and committee independence and internal controls. He also advises companies and investors on a variety of transactional matters, including securities offerings, IPOs, tender offers, mergers and acquisitions and share repurchase programs.

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Experience

  • Alvotech Agrees to Merge With SPAC Oaktree Acquisition Corp. II 

  • Kadmon Holdings – $240 Million Convertible Notes Offering 

Passions

    My children’s many activities

    Coaching my kids’ sports teams

    Golf

    Cooking

Education

  • Georgetown University Law Center
    LLM, Securities and Financial Regulation
    2016

  • Valparaiso University School of Law
    JD, 2008

  • Valparaiso University
    MS, 2005

  • The George Washington University
    BBA, Government Service
    2003


Admissions & Credentials

District of Columbia

Indiana

Memberships

  • Society for Corporate Secretaries & Governance Professionals

  • Association of Securities and Exchange Commission Alumni

  • American Bar Association