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Joshua Teitler
 

Joshua Teitler

Counsel
 
425 Lexington Avenue
New York, NY 10017 
 
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Fax: +1-212-455-2502

A member of the Firm’s Public Company Advisory Practice, Joshua Teitler advises public companies on regulatory compliance and corporate governance considerations related to their status as public companies. He regularly advises U.S. and non-U.S. public companies on all aspects of their compliance with the U.S. securities laws and the listing requirements of the major exchanges in the United States. He also advises on SEC and stock exchange reporting and disclosure requirements, disclosure of board and executive compensation, corporate governance, conflicts of interest, shareholder proposals, director independence, and other general corporate law matters.

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Work Highlights
  • SeaWorld in a variety of board, governance and disclosure matters
  • Aramark in a variety of board, governance and disclosure matters
  • Laureate Education in a variety of board, governance and disclosure matters
  • Schnitzer Steel in a variety of board, governance and disclosure matters
  • TD Bank in a variety of governance, disclosure and transactional matters
Education
  • University of Michigan Law School, 2012 J.D.
    cum laude
  • Cornell University, 2009 B.S.
Admissions
  • New York 2013

Based in New York, Josh is Counsel in the Firm’s Public Company Advisory Practice. He advises U.S. and non-U.S. public companies on all aspects of their compliance with the U.S. securities laws and the listing requirements of the major U.S. exchanges. He also advises on SEC and stock exchange reporting and disclosure requirements, disclosure of board and executive compensation, corporate governance, conflicts of interest, shareholder proposals and director independence. His practice also focuses on new developments and changing best practices in governance matters. 

Prior to joining Simpson Thacher, Josh was Vice President, Assistant General Counsel at Cantor Fitzgerald where he primarily focused on securities and corporate governance matters for two public companies: BGC Partners, Inc. and Newmark Group, Inc. Prior to focusing his practice on public company matters, he had a broad capital markets practice where he represented both issuers and underwriters on a wide range of capital markets transactions, including various equity and debt offerings.

Examples of Josh's work include advising:

  • SeaWorld in a variety of board, governance and disclosure matters
  • Aramark in a variety of board, governance and disclosure matters
  • Laureate Education in a variety of board, governance and disclosure matters
  • Schnitzer Steel in a variety of board, governance and disclosure matters
  • TD Bank in a variety of governance, disclosure and transactional matters

Experience prior to joining Simpson Thacher includes representing:

  • Humana in connection with its $1 billion offering of investment grade notes
  • Catalent in connection with its €380 million offering of high-yield senior notes
  • Merck in connection with its $1 billion offering of investment grade notes
  • Grupo Televisa in multiple offerings of investment grade notes totaling over $2.5 billion
  • 24 Hour Fitness Worldwide in its $500 million 144A/Reg S offering of high-yield senior notes
  • GMS in its initial public offering of $137 million of common stock
  • Extended Stay in connection with its secondary offerings of common stock

Josh received his J.D., cum laude, from the University of Michigan Law School and his B.S. from Cornell University.

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