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Robert J. Hackett, American lawyer, specializing in the field of Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, Public Offerings, Securities, Private Placements, Investments, Venture Capital Transactions, Mergers, Acquisitions and Divestitures, Banks and Banking. Member of Fennemore Craig, A Professional Corporation.

Background

Hackett, Robert John was born on February 6, 1943 in New York City. Son of John P. and Marie S. (Starace) Hackett.

Education

Rutgers University (Bachelor of Arts, 1964). Duke University (Juris Doctor, 1967).

Career

Worked at Fennemore Craig, A Professional Corporation (Phoenix, Arizona) specializing in Corporate Law, Corporate Finance, Public Offerings, Securities, Private Placements, Investments, Venture Capital Transactions, Mergers, Acquisitions and Divestitures, Banks and Banking. Admitted to the bar, 1968, New York. 1972, Arizona.

Member, Editorial Board, Duke Law Journal, 1967.

Co-Author: "The Multi-Step Acquisition," 15 Arizona Bar Journal 6, 1979. "Venture Capital," ASCPA News Ledger, January 1993. "Initial Public Offerings," ASCPA News Ledger, April, 1993.

Lecturer: Securities Aspects of Real Estate Transactions, Continuing legal education, 1979. Going Public in Arizona, Continuing legal education, 1985. Venture Capital: Finding It, Negotiating It, Closing the Deal, Continuing legal education, 1989.

Bank Financing, Venture Capital and Debt Offerings, Arizona Securities Syndicate Network, Continuing legal education, 1993. Member, Section on Securities Regulation, 1979—, and Chairman, 1989-1990, State Bar of Arizona. Member: Maricopa County and American Bar Associations.

State Bar of Arizona.

Membership

Former board directors Xavier College Preparatory, member steering committee for Fine Arts Center capital campaign. Member of American Bar Association (committee on federal securities regulation), American Society Corporation Secretaries & Governance Professionals, Maricopa County Bar Association, State Bar Arizona (past chairman securities regulation section), Association Corporation Growth (past board directors, past president Arizona chapter), Phoenix Duke University Law Alumni Club, Pi Sigma Alpha.

Connections

Married Anita Carlile, April 19, 1969. Children: Robert John Hackett Junior, John Peter, Kathryn Marie.