Sean F. Reid

Reid, Sean F.

Counsel Morristown, NJ/New York, NY

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Sean F. Reid counsels clients in many areas of corporate law, including capital markets transactions, securities regulation and corporate governance, and mergers and acquisitions.

Securities Regulation and Corporate Governance

Sean represents public companies in their ongoing compliance needs related to legal and regulatory requirements including SEC reporting obligations, the preparation and filing of registration statements, trading and disclosure practices, and Sarbanes Oxley compliance. Sean also counsels boards of directors on fiduciary duties, executive compensation, and corporate governance obligations. 

Capital Market Transactions

Sean's transactional experience includes over a decade of working with clients on a variety capital market transactions, including public and private offerings of equity, debt, and hybrid securities. He advises clients on a wide range of transactions including traditional IPOs, secondary offerings, PIPEs, private placements, and venture capital financings.   

Mergers and Acquisitions

Sean represents buyers, sellers, and financial advisors in domestic and international M&A transactions, and serves clients in purchases and sales of both private and public companies, carve-out transactions, and joint ventures. 

Speaking Engagements
  • "Pre-Exit Planning for Businesses: Strategies That Get the Best Results for the Clients You Represent," New Jersey Law Center New Brunswick Webinar, February 24, 2020.
  • "Obtaining a NJ Cannabis License and NJ Marijuana Taxation," NBI's Marijuana Business Law in NJ, Newark, NJ, December 4, 2019; Princeton, NJ, December 5, 2019.
  • "Pre-Exit Planning for Businesses: Strategies That Get the Best Results for the Clients You Represent," NJ Institute for Continuing Legal Education, Fairfield, NJ, December 14, 2018.

  • Association for Corporate Growth (ACG)
  • New York State Bar Association
  • Alpine Learning Group, Board of Directors
  • Rutherford Education Foundation, Board of Trustees



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Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey
  • New York
  • Connecticut
  • United States District Court, District of New Jersey


  • Fordham University School of Law, New York, NY, LL.M., Banking, Corporate and Finance Law, 2007
  • New York Law School, New York, NY, J.D., 2006
  • Fairfield University, B.S., Accounting, 1999