John F. Cannon is chair of Stradling's Securities Litigation and Enforcement practice group and a member of the firm's Board of Directors. He is the former chair of the Litigation department and a former Executive Committee member.
Ben A. Frydman is a shareholder in Stradling's Corporate practice group.
Ben assists clients with a wide range of business, corporate, financing and other sophisticated transactions, including private and venture financings, IPOs and other public offerings, public and private mergers, acquisitions and corporate reorganizations, technology licensing, and debt finance and financial services.
He also has extensive experience successfully defending public clients against proxy contests and hostile takeover attempts by insurgents.
Ben represents clients involved in a diverse range of businesses, including:
Ben is a frequent panelist and speaker for Continuing Education of the Bar programs, and has been named a Los Angeles Daily Journal "Deal Maker of the Month." He is a Vietnam veteran.