Harter Secrest & Emery LLP, a full-service business law firm with offices throughout New York, recently represented Financial Institutions, Inc. (Nasdaq:FISI) in a $35 million private placement of its fixed-to-floating rate subordinated promissory notes. The HSE Securities and Capital Markets team for the transaction included Alexander R. McClean, Margaret K. Rhoda, and Kevin R. Pregent.
Financial Institutions, Inc. provides diversified financial products and services through its subsidiaries Five Star Bank, SDN Insurance, Courier Capital and HNP Capital.
Harter Secrest & Emery is recognized as a leader in the securities and capital markets industry. With 10 attorneys devoted to practicing securities and capital markets law in western New York state, we bring a depth and breadth of experience unmatched in the region. The firm has represented issuers and underwriters in over 60 public offerings, with clients ranging from businesses seeking start-up capital to Fortune 500 companies. The firm’s securities practitioners assist clients with private and public offerings of securities, ongoing regulatory compliance and reporting, proxy solicitations, tender offers, and securities litigation and arbitration before the Securities and Exchange Commission, NYSE, Nasdaq, FINRA, and state and federal courts.