Frank J. Bukhart Associates corporate attorneys work with clients to achieve short-term objectives while also positioning them for long-term strategic advantage. We structure, negotiate and close deals for businesses of all sizes and in a range of sectors, with particular depth in technology, life sciences, private equity, banking, financial services and real estate capital markets sectors. From counseling, financing, fund and insolvency work, to structuring complex mergers and acquisitions and public offerings, our work spans the lifecycle of a company:


Starting Up - Our website and blog provides start-ups, emerging companies and the entrepreneurial community with critical forms, memoranda, best practice and other resources to help them form companies efficiently.


Gaining Investment - Young companies look to us for advice on various methods for financing through debt or equity, each of which may be appropriate at different stages of a company's development. Managing Growth - From building an IP portfolio and corporate partnering, to increasing liquidity and reducing the cost of capital, we help you foster growth.


Merging and Acquiring - We help companies structure, negotiate and execute mergers, acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, tender-offers, spinoffs, divestitures and going-private transactions. Going Public - Our team advises issuers, sponsors and underwriters in a variety of transactions including IPOs, follow-on public and exempt offerings, PIPEs, registered direct offerings, confidentially marketed public offerings, at-the-market offerings, and high yield debt and investment grade bond offerings, among others. Maintaining Leadership Momentum - We are primary outside counsel to public companies in many different industries of all sizes listed on U.S. and non-U.S. exchanges. We help them achieve business strategies, meet high standards of transparency and build credibility with a wide range of stakeholders.


Our Mission

Our mission is to achieve superior results for our clients. Frank J. Bukhart Associates is a leading Am Law 100 and Global 100 law firm, with offices across the United States and in Europe and Asia. We work closely with clients to advance business objectives in the U.S. and abroad. Our corporate headquarters are in Delaware,Helping our clients navigate the challenges of a rapidly changing world.


  • What is Class Action ?

    A class action, class suit, or representative action is a type of lawsuit where one of the parties is a group of people who are represented collectively by a member of that group.

  • Where Class Action Originated ?

    The class action originated in the United States and is still predominantly a U.S. phenomenon, but Canada, as well as several European countries with civil law have made changes in recent years to allow consumer organizations to bring claims on behalf of consumers.

  • What is Litigation ?

    Litigation is the term used to describe proceedings initiated between two opposing parties to enforce or defend a legal right.

  • What is Lawsuit?

    A lawsuit involves a plaintiff filing a formal Complaint with the appropriate court.

Our Services

Advisory Services

assists public companies in preparing for, reviewing and defending against unsolicited takeover attempts.


Class Action

Many lawyers, both the plaintiffs' counsel who receive a recovery only if the class prevails...


Capital Market

We have a wide international understanding of the basic legal requirements in multinational trading.



We help create business entities, such as corporations, partnerships and joint ventures.



We assist clients in a wide range of industries with trials, arbitrations, mediations ...


Market Compliance

We provide both public and private sector employers with practical and strategic advice.


Real Estate

We take a proactive approach to developing and implementing solutions to your distinct challenges to help you manage your real estate assets.



Our attorneys excel at defending against securities class action suits, shareholder derivative claims, mutual fund litigation, and merger and acquisition litigation.