14 June 20231 minute read

DLA Piper advises on Skyward Specialty’s Secondary Public Offering

DLA Piper advised Skyward Specialty Insurance Group, Inc. (Skyward Specialty), a leader in the specialty property and casualty company, in its underwritten offering of 3,850,000 of its common stock by The Westaim Corporation at the price of US$23.00 per share. The underwriters exercised in full their option to purchase an additional 577,500 shares from the selling stockholders, priced at US$23.00 per share, less underwriting discounts and commissions. The offering closed on June 12, 2023.

The DLA Piper team that advised Skyward Specialty was led by partners Patrick O’Malley (San Diego) and Michael Murphy (New York), with associates Bianca LaCaille and Rebecca Paley-Williams (both in Seattle). O’Malley and team also recently advised Skyward Specialty on its upsized IPO.