to Drew Field/Direct Public Offerings!
We have 35 years’ experience as a securities lawyer and team of direct
offering specialists. The tools and support services we developed
for successful direct offerings include the documents, guides and
forms for each step of the process. Now, we license our electronic toolkit and
provide support services to lawyers and other advisors in doing
On this website, you can learn about DPOs and their
advantages over raising capital from financial intermediaries, like
banks, venture capitalists and securities brokers. We also explain the
services provided by DPO advisors.
You can go right away to the Screen Test for a
Direct Public Offering. It will help you decide whether your business is
right for a DPO. You may find that you need to take some steps before
you are ready.
Go to Case Studies for stories about how
individual businesses have met their capital needs by marketing
securities directly to their own communities. You can get a feel for
whether their experiences could work for you.
You can use the Glossary to define terms used
in business finance. The explanations reflect our experiences in the
conventional world of financial intermediaries, as well as the
advantages we have found in direct offerings to individuals. Our
biographies are included, as well as a list
of our publications and speeches.
Commentaries are added to the website on
current topics that relate to direct offerings.
Bypassing Wall Street is an online book about why we don't need Wall
Street investment bankers anymore and the direct routes now open to raise and