Glenn Pollner is a leading capital markets lawyer with more than 25 years' experience handling transactions and other corporate and securities law matters. He advises on both domestic and cross-border transactions and has experience representing clients from a wide range of industries and sectors, including healthcare, life sciences, technology, telecom, media and entertainment, FinTech and financial services, cleantech and energy, consumer and retail, industrial, REITs and SPACs. 

As a trusted business advisor, Mr. Pollner regularly represents issuers, investment banks and investors in equity and debt capital markets transactions as well as equity private placement transactions involving public and late stage private companies. He also represents issuers and investment banks in high yield, investment grade and other debt offerings, and issuers and underwriters in follow-on and secondary equity offerings, convertible debt offerings and offerings of preferred and hybrid securities.

In addition to his capital markets practice, Mr. Pollner advises clients on disclosure and reporting obligations under the US federal securities laws, corporate governance issues, state corporate law issues, listed company obligations under stock exchange rules, and in connection with mergers and acquisitions, liability management transactions, restructurings and other strategic transactions. 

Mr. Pollner has been named a leading capital markets lawyer by the International Financial Law Review.

Prior to joining WilmerHale, Mr. Pollner spent 12 years as a partner focused on capital markets transactions in the New York office of another large international law firm. Previously, he was a partner at a large corporate law firm headquartered in New York City.

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  • Education

    • JD, Boston University School of Law, 1991

      cum laude

      G. Joseph Tauro Scholar

      Editor, Annual Review of Banking Law

    • BS, Accounting, State University of New York at Albany, 1988

      cum laude
  • Admissions

    • New York



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