Equity Partner at Seyfarth Shaw LLP,
founder and Chairman, The Impact Investment Forum
John Shire is a partner in the Corporate Department of Seyfarth Shaw LLP’s Washington D.C. office. Mr. Shire is a corporate and transactional attorney who represents public and private companies in buy-side and sell-side mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, commercial contracts, private capital transactions and impact investments. Mr. Shire serves as outside general counsel to a variety of entities at the leading edge of innovation in the health care, energy, financial services and technology industries. He also represents clients before federal and state agencies and licensing authorities in connection with compliance matters. He is renowned by clients for his accuracy, efficiency and out-of- the-box thinking in corporate transactions, formation, organization, equity and regulatory matters.