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

$78 million merger between Naugatuck Valley Financial Corporation and Liberty Bank
Served as counsel to Naugatuck Valley Financial Corporation, a savings and loan holding company headquartered in in Naugatuck, Connecticut, in its more
Recapitalization and acquisition of Westminster American Insurance Company
Represented an individual investor in the recapitalization and acquisition of Westminster American Insurance Company out of receivership following more
Underwriter's counsel for Sandler O'Neill + Partners L.P. in $1.2 billion public offering
Represented the underwriters, led by Sandler O'Neill + Partners L.P., in the $1.2 billion public offering by Capitol Federal Financial, Inc. more
$38.1 million acquisition of Polonia Bancorp, Inc. by Prudential Bancorp, Inc.
Represented Polonia Bancorp, Inc. headquartered in Huntingdon Valley, Pa. in its acquisition by Prudential Bancorp, Inc. based in Philadelphia, Pa. more