Joshua Wechsler is a corporate partner resident in Fried Frank's New York office.
Mr. Wechsler concentrates his practice in corporate finance and the US securities laws, representing issuers, underwriters and sponsors in a variety of financing transactions, including initial public offerings, private placements, high-yield debt offerings, and cross-border financings. Mr. Wechsler has represented an array of underwriters including Bank of America Merrill Lynch, Credit Suisse, Goldman Sachs, JP Morgan, and UBS. In addition, he has acted for a number of issuers in connection with corporate governance matters and reporting under the US securities laws, including, among others, Goldman Sachs BDC, Grupo Televisa, Humana, MasTec, Navios, Perry Ellis, Seritage, Tapestry, and Viavi. Mr. Wechsler has worked on a number of cross-border transactions in Asia, Canada, Mexico, Greece, and Norway.
Mr. Wechsler served as a staff attorney in the United States Securities and Exchange Commission's Division of Corporation Finance from 1994 to 1997.
Honors & Awards
Mr. Wechsler is consistently recognized by Legal 500 in categories including Capital Markets: Global Offerings, Capital Markets: Debt and Equity as well as Capital Markets: High Yield Offerings.
Member, Advisory Board, Best Buddies New York.
Bar Admissions/Licensed Jurisdictions
New York; Florida