Mr. Van Kirk has been part of the teams advising:
- Advent International in a $650 million senior secured notes offering
- Advent International in its $1.2 billion 144 sale of 10 million common shares of lululemon athletica inc., 3.3 million shares of which were repurchased by the issuer
- Eli Lilly and Company in the $1.7 billion initial public offering of its subsidiary Elanco Animal Health Incorporated and Elanco’s related issuance of $2 billion of senior unsecured notes
- TE Connectivity Ltd. in a $350 million senior floating rate notes offering
Mr. Van Kirk received his J.D. from Brooklyn Law School, his M.A. from Johns Hopkins University and his B.A. from the University of Vermont. Prior to law school, Mr. Van Kirk taught in the Baltimore and New York City public schools and served as a college access and success counselor to high school and college students from New York City.