• Biography

    Ryan Cox is the co-chair of the firm’s Capital Markets and Securities Practice Group. Ryan represents issuers and investors in a wide range of corporate transactions that includes securities offerings, venture capital financings, mergers and acquisitions, recapitalizations and restructurings. Ryan also advises clients on general corporate, securities compliance and SEC reporting matters.

    Ryan’s experience with public and private securities offerings includes initial and secondary offerings of equity and convertible securities, Rule 144A offerings, rights offerings and shelf registrations. Ryan also handles alternative financing transactions such as reverse-mergers and private investments in public equity (PIPEs).

    Professional Recognition

    • Featured in D Magazine's Best Lawyers list, D Magazine Partners, for Corporate Securities/Capital Markets, 2014-2016, 2018 and General Corporate Law, 2014-2015
    • Selected for inclusion in Texas Super Lawyers Rising Stars, Thomson Reuters, 2010-2012; 2017-2018

    Professional and Community Activities

    • State Bar of Texas
    • March of Dimes - March for Babies Executive Leadership Team
  • Education and Clerkships

    • J.D. , Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law , 2005 , cum laude; Order of the Coif; Associate Managing Editor, International Law Review Association; Member of the Barristers
    • B.B.A. , Baylor University , 2002 , cum laude
  • Admissions

    • Texas , 2005