Kayvon J. Paul | Philadelphia | Hogan Lovells

Kayvon J. Paul

Associate Corporate & Finance

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Kayvon J. Paul
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Kayvon Paul knows that great attorneys are diamonds under pressure. His determination to cut through legal challenges with precision and clarity ensure results for clients on the most time-sensitive matters.

Kayvon routinely assists life sciences companies with their due diligence strategy in connection with a broad range of M&A transactions. Kayvon also assists clinical-stage drug companies with the preparation of Form 8-K, and Form 10-Q, Form 10-K SEC filings, as well as follow-on equity offerings, and at-the-market (ATM) equity offerings.

Kayvon’s pro bono practice involves working with underrepresented small businesses and entrepreneurs on their business formation documents, contracts, and corporate policies. Additionally, Kayvon works with the Homeless Advocacy Project to assist individuals with disabilities apply for social security disability benefits.

During law school, Kayvon completed the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's honors program where he investigated insider trading schemes involving clinical-stage drug companies, and Ponzi schemes involving digital assets and real estate. Kayvon also completed an externship with the Honorable Michael A. Shipp (D.N.J.) where he helped draft a securities opinion on a matter of first impression. Before finishing law school, Kayvon published two law review articles, including an article on securities and digital market manipulation.

Prior to law school, Kayvon worked as a lobbyist for one of New Jersey's largest government affairs firms where he assisted in the representation of clients in healthcare, renewable energy, and cannabis industries on regulatory and legislative issues before the Governor’s Office and the New Jersey State Legislature.

Credentials

Education
  • J.D., Rutgers Law School, cum laude, 2023
  • B.A., Political Science, Monmouth University, cum laude, 2019
Bar admissions and qualifications
  • Pennsylvania