Kerry S. Burke

Partner at Covington & Burling LLP

Kerry S. Burke

Kerry S. Burke

Partner at Covington & Burling LLP

Biography

Kerry Shannon Burke is a vice chair of the firm's corporate group. Ms. Burke has been helping public and private companies structure and execute capital markets and finance transactions and navigate the pitfalls of public company reporting and governance for over 20 years. Ms. Burke regularly represents issuers, ranging from development stage ventures to large public companies, as well as underwriters and other institutional investors, with private and public debt and equity financings. She is a "go-to" advisor for large public companies on corporate governance, SEC reporting and compliance program design. Ms. Burke also assists private companies on governance and IPO readiness matters, including with respect to board and committee independence, internal and disclosure controls and similar matters.

Ms. Burke has particular expertise counseling clients on the Investment Advisers Act and assists investment advisers, including private equity funds, hedge funds and venture capital funds, on various status questions and ongoing compliance matters.

Overview
RelSci Relationships

1019

Primary Location

Washington, DC, United States

Number of Awards

2

Contact Data
Trying to get in touch with Kerry S. Burke? Subscribe today to access their professional contact information and receive a one time promotion of free Contact Data credits!
Relationships
RelSci Relationships are individuals Kerry S. Burke likely has professional access to. A relationship does not necessarily indicate a personal connection.

Partner at Covington & Burling LLP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Partner at Covington & Burling LLP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Partner at Covington & Burling LLP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Partner at Covington & Burling LLP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Partner at Covington & Burling LLP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Partner at Covington & Burling LLP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Partner at Covington & Burling LLP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Senior Counsel at Covington & Burling LLP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Partner at Covington & Burling LLP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Partner at Covington & Burling LLP

Relationship likelihood: Strong

Paths to Kerry S. Burke
Potential Connections via
Relationship Science
You
Kerry S. Burke
Partner at Covington & Burling LLP
Education
LLM with First Class Honors
Class of 2001
JD, magna cum laude
Class of 1998

Boston University School of Law (BU Law) is the law school affiliated with Boston University. It is the second-oldest law school in Massachusetts and one of the first law schools in the country to admit students regardless of race or gender. It is also a member of the Association of American Law Schools and a charter member of the American Bar Association.

BS with Honors
Class of 1995

Clarkson University is a private university located in Potsdam, New York. It was founded in 1896 and has an enrollment of about 3,500 students studying toward bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degrees in each of its schools or institutes: the Institute for a Sustainable Environment, the School of Arts & Sciences, the School of Business and the Wallace H. Coulter School of Engineering. Clarkson provides education for undergraduates, graduate students and early college students through the School of Arts & Sciences, School of Business, Institute for a Sustainable Environment, Wallace H. Coulter School of Engineering and the Clarkson School. At the undergraduate level, students study in more than 50 majors and minors, including multidisciplinary degrees in engineering & management (E&M), environmental science & policy, digital arts & sciences, and innovation & entrepreneurship. At the graduate level, Clarkson’s School of Arts & Sciences, School of Business, Institute for a Sustainable Environment and Wallace H. Coulter School of Engineering provide programs of study leading to degrees in master of business administration, master of engineering, master of science, master of physician assistant studies, doctor of physical therapy and doctor of philosophy. Clarkson University is home to the Center for Advanced Materials Processing (CAMP). CAMP is dedicated to developing Clarkson's research and educational programs in high-technology materials processing. Its mandate is to develop innovations in advanced materials processing and to transfer this technology to business and industry. The center receives support from the New York State Office of Science, Technology, and Academic Research for research and operating expenses as one of 14 Centers for Advanced Technology (CATs). In addition, CAMP-related work receives several million dollars each year from the federal government and private industry. Clarkson's sixteen Student Projects for Engineering Experience and Design (SPEED) teams allow students across all majors to participate in hands-on, extracurricular projects.

Memberships
Managing Editor
Prior - 1998

The Journal of Science & Technology Law, publishes the best practical scholarship from experts in the areas of biotechnology, computers and communications, intellectual property, technology transfer and business law for technology-based companies. The Journal is currently available in print as well as online here at our Web page. The Journal is published by second and third-year students from Boston University School of Law.

Career History
Partner
Current

Covington & Burling LLP provides legal consulting services. They represent clients in litigation, white collar defense, transactional, governmental affairs, international, life sciences and other matters. The firm offers legal services related to intellectual property, international trade, mergers & acquisitions and tax practices. The company was founded by J. Harry Covington and Edward B. Burling on January 1, 1919 and is headquartered in Washington, DC.

Transactions
Details Hidden

REGENXBIO, Inc. issued USD Common Stock

Details Hidden

Uber Technologies, Inc. issued USD Common Stock

Details Hidden

REGENXBIO, Inc. issued USD Common Stock

Awards & Honors
Admitted to District of Columbia Bar
Admitted to the Massachusetts Bar
Other Affiliations

Kerry S. Burke is affiliated with Covington & Burling LLP

This web site is not endorsed by, directly affiliated with, maintained, authorized, or sponsored by Kerry S. Burke. The use of any trade name or trademark is for identification and reference purposes only and does not imply any association with the trademark holder. The Presence of Kerry S. Burke's profile does not indicate a business or promotional relationship of any kind between RelSci and Kerry S. Burke.