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Accessing Capital in the Time of COVID: Challenges, Opportunities, and Best Practices


Date: June 11, 2020

Time: 2:00PM - 3:00PM

Danforth Advisors, Locust Walk, and Mintz are hosting a panel, "Accessing Capital in the Time of COVID: Challenges, Opportunities, and Best Practices."

During the hour, the panel will discuss:

  • How COVID-19 impacted the capital raising process
  • How COVID-19 affected biopharma private and IPO capital raising
  • What it's like adjusting to virtual: management presentations, negotiations, and due diligence
  • Capital raising predictions and thoughts for the future


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William C. Hicks


William C. Hicks is Co-chair of the Life Sciences Practice Group at Mintz. He has extensive experience representing issuers, investors, and investment banks in structuring and executing IPOs, cross-over investments, alternative public offerings, including APOs, reverse mergers and Form 10 transactions, follow-on public offerings, CMPOs, registered directs, PIPEs, and private placements. His clients include hedge funds, venture capital firms, and private equity firms in customized investments in public companies, including structured PIPEs and registered directs. Bill also represents public companies in public and private financings, SEC compliance, corporate governance, and general counseling.