Kristen Bandura is a transactional attorney in the Corporate and Securities practice group, with special experience in mergers and acquisitions for clients in aerospace and defense.

Her practice involves all aspects of corporate and transactional law, including mergers and acquisitions, private equity and venture capital transactions, joint ventures, commercial finance transactions and general corporate matters. Kristen also counsels clients in connection with their commercial contracts and matters of national security, including reviews before the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS).

Prior to her career as an attorney, Kristen worked in the aerospace and defense sector for nine years, focusing on managing international programs from an operational and supply chain perspective, including establishing purchasing departments, negotiating all long term agreements with key suppliers, and developing and executing strategies to provide newly established acquisitions and joint ventures with critical items and support throughout their development.