Biography

Glenn Pollner is a partner in the New York office of Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher.  Mr. Pollner's practice focuses on capital markets transactions and corporate and securities law matters.

Mr. Pollner regularly represents issuers, investment banks and investors in capital markets transactions, including IPOs, follow-on equity offerings, offerings of convertible, preferred and equity-linked securities, and private placements involving public and late stage private companies. Mr. Pollner also has extensive experience representing issuers and investment banks in high yield, investment grade and other debt offerings. In addition, Mr. Pollner regularly advises issuers, investment banks and investors on corporate and securities law issues generally, including disclosure and reporting obligations under U.S. federal securities laws, corporate governance issues, state corporate law issues, listed company obligations under stock exchange rules, and in connection with mergers and acquisitions, restructurings and other strategic transactions.

Mr. Pollner's experience spans a wide range of industries, including health care and life sciences, technology, telecom, media and entertainment, fintech and financial services, cleantech and energy, consumer and retail, and REITs.  Mr. Pollner's experience extends to both domestic and cross-border transactions.

Mr. Pollner serves on the Executive Committee and Board of Directors of Legal Information for Families Today, an organization that enhances access to justice for children and families in the New York City Family Court system by providing legal information, community education and guidance.

Mr. Pollner received his Juris Doctor cum laude from the Boston University School of Law, where he was a G. Joseph Tauro Scholar and an editor of the Annual Review of Banking Law.  He received his Bachelor of Science degree cum laude in Accounting from the State University of New York at Albany.

Education

  • Boston University - 1991 - Juris Doctor
  • University at Albany (SUNY) - 1988 - Bachelor of Science

Admissions

  • New York Bar