Attorney Steven Guynn brings more than three decades of experience to his work, along with considerable expertise in transactional law. Recruited by King & Spalding in early 2011, Mr. Guynn handled matters of corporate finance, joint ventures, private equity, and mergers and acquisitions for the firm, serving individuals and institutional clients around the world. As a testament to his skill, Steven Guynn has spent nearly 15 years listed in the Guide to the World’s Leading Capital Markets Lawyers (Euromoney) and was named in the 2011 and 2012 editions of Latin Lawyer 250, a directory of the top attorneys and law firms practicing in Latin America. In addition, Mr. Guynn received commendation for his work on NextEra Energy Resources’ $1.05 billion sale of natural gas plants to LS Power, a transaction that was named Power Finance & Risk’s Mergers and Acquisitions Deal of the Year.
Before accepting that position, Steven Guynn served as a Practice Leader and Partner with Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher in New York for five years. He fulfilled similar roles at Jones Day from 1989 to 2005 in New York and London. Admitted to the New York, Ohio, and Utah Bars, Steven Guynn completed a clerkship in the United States Court of Appeals for the 10th Circuit under now-Senior Circuit Judge Monroe G. McKay. Mr. Guynn graduated summa cum laude from Brigham Young University with his B.A. and earned his J.D. from the University of Virginia School of Law.