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As an attorney with BrownWinick my goal is to assist clients across many industries with a diverse range of business matters including, but not limited to, business & corporate law, business transactions, corporate finance & securities law, and public companies & governance. 

My Approach

I strive to understand your business governance and objectives in order to provide advice tailored to your particular circumstances. I also analyze the impacts of today’s actions to anticipate, identify and address potential future issues before they arise. Further, I like to take a collaborative approach to work with you to achieve your goals.

More About Me

Prior to joining BrownWinick, I practiced corporate and securities law in New York City, New York, where I am also licensed. My practice primarily focused on corporate governance and Securities and Exchange Commission reporting matters, along with understanding and providing advice regarding best practices for publicly traded companies. I specialized in working on SPAC and de-SPAC transactions, including: the successful de-SPAC transaction between Spartan Acquisition Corp. II and Sunlight Financial, Decarbonization Acquisition Corporation V’s IPO and continuing reporting requirements for SPACs after launch. I have also worked on public securities offerings for existing public companies. I regularly assisted clients with matters regarding compliance with federal securities laws and NYSE and NASDAQ listing requirements; review and drafting of annual, current and quarterly reports, proxy statements, and press releases; public disclosure and other matters related to environmental, social, and governance (“ESG”) issues; preparation for board and stockholder meetings; and review of internal company policies, organizational documents, corporate governance guidelines and board committee charters. 

My Specialties

  • Business Transactions
  • Corporate Finance and Securities Law
  • Public Companies and Governance

International Investment Considerations: CFIUS

02-22-2023 When a foreign party is involved in the potential acquisition of or investment in a U.S. business, they are doing much more than just investing in the U.S. Transactions in which a foreign party is involved, may also bring along CIFUS compliance considerations. The Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (“CFIUS”) is a federal...
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Amanda McDade



University of South Florida

B.S., summa cum laude, Public Health; Minors in Emergency Management and International Relations, 2017


University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School 

J.D., 2020


New York, 2021

Iowa, 2022

Memberships & Associations

  • Polk County Bar Association
  • Iowa State Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
    Member; Business Law Section
  • Polk County Women Attorneys