Lou Bevilacqua is the founding member of Bevilacqua PLLC. He is also a co-founder, President, and General Counsel of Digital Offering, a SEC registered broker-dealer and FINRA member and is a registered representative with Cambria Capital, a SEC registered broker-dealer and FINRA member.
Mr. Bevilacqua is also a senior advisor to Visionary Private Equity Group and a member of the board of directors of the Mid Atlantic Angels. Previously, Mr. Bevilacqua was a partner in the Corporate and Securities Group at Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP. Mr. Bevilacqua counsels companies of every size ranging from entrepreneurs with just an idea to established companies trading on the NYSE and NASDAQ. He has broad experience representing issuers in public offerings and private placements of securities (including private placements under Rule 506(c) of the Securities Act, crowdfunding offerings under Regulation CF and Title III of the JOBS Act, and Regulation A+ offerings), Exchange Act compliance, angel, and venture capital financings, and other areas of equity and debt financing.
Mr. Bevilacqua also advises his clients on mergers, acquisitions, and other business combinations, including “roll up” transactions. Mr. Bevilacqua has several years of experience working with microcap public companies whose securities are quoted on the over-the-counter markets, and he understands the special needs of these companies. He also represents companies with international operations, including companies based in the People’s Republic of China and Taiwan, Republic of China, Latin America, Europe, and Australia.
Mr. Bevilacqua graduated Cum Laude from Fordham University and obtained a Juris Doctor from Fordham University School of Law where was a member of the Order of Coif. Mr. Bevilacqua is Chambers ranked in Capital Markets (International Firms) (Experts Based Abroad) and USA Capital Markets: Debt & Equity (Foreign Experts). Mr. Bevilacqua holds Series 7, Series 24 and Series 63 securities registrations with FINRA.