Andrew F. Fowler is a partner active in the Firm’s Aviation, Corporate, Finance and Securities and Capital Markets groups. He has acted for transactions aggregating well over $100 billion. He has notable experience with aviation finance matters and has represented lessors, underwriters and other market players in numerous aircraft portfolio securitizations, equity offerings, loans, structured financings, JVs and secured loans. A number of his Aviation transactions have been named “Deals of the Year” or received other accolades.
Andrew also represents issuers and financial institutions on public and private capital markets offerings, general corporate, governance and SEC reporting issues. His experience includes straight, high-yield and convertible debt, IPOs, secondary equity offerings, pre-IPO and venture financings, Reg D offerings, exchange offers, and other public and private equity and debt offerings. He also represents issuers and investment banks on infrastructure project financings and other complex structured and secured debt issues.
Andrew handles finance and securities aspects of bankruptcies, in- and out-of-court corporate restructurings, and distressed debt workouts. He advises on corporate governance, liability management, Sarbanes-Oxley compliance, SEC periodic reporting, issues under the Investment Company Act of 1940, and other securities law and corporate matters.
Prior to joining Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP, Andrew spent the bulk of his career affiliated with Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP and Milbank LLP.
As part of his pro bono work, Andrew advised a consortium including the Red Cross, UJA Federation and Catholic Charities, among others, as they coordinated efforts to help those affected by the September 11 attacks. He also has experience with charter school formation and the legal issues faced by colleges and other educational institutions.
Securities and Capital Markets
Corporate and Corporate Governance
Corporate Reorganization and Bankruptcy
Mergers and Acquisitions