Kristin Johnston is an associate in the firm’s corporate department where her practice is primarily focused on international capital markets and corporate finance, as well as general corporate and securities law representation of publicly owned corporations and privately held companies. Ms. Johnston represents institutional banking clients in a wide variety of transactions related to cross-border financings and reorganizations, including public and private offerings of equity and debt, exchange listings, spin-offs, as well as tender, exchange and rights offers. Ms. Johnston also provides counsel to multinational corporations on acquisitions, capital markets transactions, agency-related appointments and federal securities laws.

Prior to joining Patterson Belknap, Ms. Johnston advised financial institutions and multinational corporations on leverage finance and international capital markets transactions and corporate governance matters at a New York-based law firm.


  • New York