HOUSTON, TX—King & Spalding has added Jonathan Newton, a corporate and securities partner, to its Corporate, Finance and Investments (CFI) Practice Group in Houston.
Newton’s practice focuses on M&A and capital markets transactions in the energy sector. He has extensive experience in a broad spectrum of transactions, with an emphasis on domestic and complex cross-border transactions. Newton’s practice includes SEC reporting and corporate governance advice; convertible and straight equity and debt offerings; c-suite / board of directors advice, internal corporate restructurings; venture capital financings; and joint ventures.
Newton joins from Baker McKenzie, where he served as the managing partner of its Houston office from 2014 and 2019. Newton received his undergraduate degree from Cornell University, cum laude, and his J.D. from University of Texas School of Law. He has received a variety of accolades for his client service including as a BTI Consulting Group Client Service All-Star.