Clyde Tinnen

Partner | Greenwich, New York

Clyde is a partner in the corporate team.

His practice focuses on debt and equity financing transactions and mergers and acquisitions.

Clyde’s experience includes representing public and private corporations, from startups to Fortune 100 companies, across industries. He also advises clients on general corporate governance and securities law disclosure matters.

Before joining Withers, Clyde was a partner at Kelly, Drye & Warren LLP. He began his legal career as an associate at Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP.

Prior to working as a lawyer, Clyde was a senior financial analyst for two public corporations.

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Track record





Named one of ‘America’s Most Influential Black Lawyers 2015’ by Savoy Magazine.

2015 Fellow for Leadership Council on Legal Diversity.

Represented specialty chemical company, in connection with its $750 million unsecured revolving credit facility.

State of Connecticut, 2006

State of New York, 2007

State of Illionois, 2014

State of Wisconsin, 2014

‘Cryptocurrency prices plunge as regulators clamp down,’ CBS MoneyWatch - February 2, 2018, quoted

‘Checklist of routine annual and other activities to be completed by voluntary filers,’ Withers article - December 27, 2017, co-author

‘Small traders should avoid Bitcoin bourses,’ Barron’s - December 23, 2017, quoted

Chicago Black Partners Alliance

American Bar Association

National Bar Association

Public Report interviews Clyde Tinnen on youth, entrepreneurism and the economy. In August 2014, Clyde appeared as a featured guest on a television program called Public Report. The topic was youth, entrepreneurism and the economy. Please click here to watch the interview on

Our Lives interviews Clyde Tinnen on Jackie Robinson. In April 2013, Clyde appeared as a featured guest on a television program called Our Lives. The topic was Jackie Robinson, the movie ‘42’ and Mr. Tinnen’s work with the Jackie Robinson Foundation. Please click here to watch the interview on



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