Aaron Kaslow is the Team Leader of the firm's Financial Institutions practice. He focuses his practice on corporate and securities matters, mergers and acquisitions, and regulatory matters for financial institutions. He also regularly advises on the formation of captive insurance companies, risk retention groups and other alternative risk transfer arrangements.

Mr. Kaslow’s securities practice includes serving as counsel for both issuers and underwriters in public and private offerings of debt and equity securities and counseling clients on disclosure and other requirements under the federal securities laws.  He has represented numerous mutual savings associations in their conversion to stock form or formation of a mutual holding company and related public offerings.

Mr. Kaslow has extensive experience in a wide variety of business combinations, including mergers, stock purchases and asset transfers, representing both public and private companies. He has worked on many transactions in the financial services industry and has significant knowledge of the regulatory aspects of such transactions.

Mr. Kaslow also advises boards of directors on banking regulatory issues, public disclosure obligations and corporate governance matters.

Mr. Kaslow has extensive experience in the formation and operation of captive insurance companies and risk retention groups. Drawing on his corporate and securities background, he works with captive owners and managers on all aspects of structure, capitalization and corporate governance.

Education

  • Yale Law School, J.D. (1989)
  • Yale University, B.A. (1986)
    cum laude

Bar Admissions

  • District of Columbia
  • California

Who We Are

What fully engaged means to me:

Understanding the client's business and anticipating the client's needs so that we can rise above being a mere hired gun to function as a valued partner.

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Aaron M. Kaslow

Experience Highlights

Multiple acquisitions for Provident Bankshares Corporation
Represented Provident Bankshares Corporation in multiple acquisitions and dispositions, including its $330 million acquisition of Southern Financial more
Acquisition of Crown Bank NA through a joint venture
Represented Crown Bank NA in connection with its acquisition by a joint venture between Caixa Geral de Depositos, S.A., Portugal and certain more
Sale of performing loans and classified assets for First Financial Holdings Inc.
Represented First Financial Holdings, Inc. in the sale of $198 million of performing loans and classified assets, including other real estate owned, more
Multiple financings by Provident Bankshares Corporation
Represented Provident Bankshares Corporation in its $64.8 million private placement of convertible preferred stock and common stock and a $50 million more