Stu Funderburg advises companies with securities law compliance, capital markets and corporate governance issues. He has significant experience with insider transactions and reporting, securities offerings, mergers and acquisitions, divestitures and joint ventures, NYSE listing compliance and in helping clients prepare annual proxy materials.
Before joining the firm Stu was a member of the legal department of Archer Daniels Midland Company, a Fortune 50 global manufacturing and trading company. He most recently served as Chief Corporate and Securities Counsel and Assistant Secretary and was responsible for overseeing outside law firms, working closely with senior business management and supervising attorneys and staff serving the U.S., Europe, Africa and Asia. He also served as secretary to ADM's Audit and Nominating Corporate Governance Committees.
While at Archer-Daniels-Midland, Stu managed and concluded public and private debt offerings totaling more than $8 billion. He also led the following acquisitions, divestitures and joint ventures: