Austin D. Keyes

Austin D. Keyes

Austin D. Keyes

Hiring Partner

2 Wall Street, New York, NY 10005
212-238-8641, Fax: 212-732-3232
keyes@clm.comDownload Vcard

Practice Description

Corporate practice, including work on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and strategic alliances, employment and consulting contracts, formation and governance documentation for corporations, partnerships and limited liability companies, shareholder and similar agreements and general commercial contracts and corporate counseling and advice.

Compliance advice on application of premerger notification requirements under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act.

Corporate trust matters, including representation for sponsors and trustees of precious metals based exchange traded funds and trustees of tender option bond programs.

Corporate governance and compliance advice for New York and Delaware tax-exempt organizations. 


  • 1997 Connecticut
  • 1998 New York


  • The  Association of the Bar of the City of New York


  • Secondment to the legal department of the United States headquarters of United Business Media plc as an associate; work included assisting with corporate transactions, group reorganizations and commercial contracts.


  •  B.A., 1987 Trinity College (with honors)
  •  J.D., 1997 Fordham University School of Law

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