Elliott M. Smith



White & Case

Elliott Smith is a partner at White & Case, and a member of the Firm's Capital Markets Practice.

Elliott’s practice focuses on advising clients on corporate and securities matters, including IPOs, follow-on offerings and private placements of debt and equity securities. Elliott has particular experience representing SPACs and their sponsor teams in IPOs and back-end business combinations.

Elliott also advises public companies on corporate governance matters and compliance with federal securities laws, including the Sarbanes-Oxley Act of 2002 and the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010.


    2:00 PM - 2:35 PM

    Wednesday June 12, 2024

    SPAC-tavism - When Shareholder Activism and SPACs Meet

    • Discussion of the new wave of activism in SPACs
    • Importance of board selection and other activist factors
    • Using SPAC-tivism to fuel success
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