John C. Kirkland is a Mutual Fund Manager

John C. Kirkland's Bio:

John C. Kirkland has handled several hundred billion dollars in public offerings and private placements of debt and equity securities for clients such as Goldman Sachs, GE Capital, and Bank of America. As a practicing securities attorney for over 20 years, he was known for developing unique and innovative public company financing structures.
 
Prior to founding Ironridge Global Partners, John Kirkland was most recently partner in charge of the securities group at Luce Forward, was previously partner in charge of the securities practice at the Los Angeles office of Greenberg Traurig, and began his legal career at Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft.
 
John Kirkland is the author of “Practical Approaches to Securities Compliance Issues”, SEC Compliance Best Practices (Thomson Reuters 2010 ed.), and various articles on securities topics. He has been repeatedly listed in Who’s Who in American Law and Southern California Super Lawyers, and quoted in publications such as the Wall Street Journal, CNN, Los Angeles Times and New York Times.
 
John Kirkland received his BA in Biology-Psychology from Columbia University, and his JD from UCLA School of Law.

John C. Kirkland's Experience:

  • Managing Director at Ironridge Global Partners

    Ironridge is a long-only institutional investor, making direct equity investments in small cap public companies. Extensive industry experience includes life sciences, energy, natural resources, consumer products, media and technology. High-level expertise enables the firm to structure flexible financial solutions appropriate for each individual situation.

  • Partner at Luce Forward

    Luce, Forward, Hamilton & Scripps LLP, founded in 1873, was a prominent Calfornia law firm with approximately 200 attorneys. Avery Index ranked Luce Forward as among the country’s most prestigious firms. In 2012, the firm merged into international law firm McKenna Long & Aldridge LLP.

  • Partner at Greenberg Traurig

    Greenberg Traurig LLP is an international, full-service law firm with approximately 1,800 attorneys serving clients from more than 30 offices worldwide. It has been in the Top 10 of the American Lawyer's AmLaw 100 and the National Law Journal’s NLJ 250 every year since 2000. The firm was Chambers and Partners' USA Law Firm of the Year in 2007.

  • Associate at Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft

    Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, established in 1792, is the oldest law firm in the United States, and one of the world's leading international law firms. Cadwalader serves a diverse client base, including many of the world's top financial institutions and corporations.

John C. Kirkland's Education:

  • University of California, Los Angeles - School of Law

    JD
  • Columbia University in the City of New York

    BA
    Concentration: Biology-Psychology

John C. Kirkland's Interests & Activities:

Big game hunting