Adjunct Professor of Law
Partner, O'Melveny & Myers
John-Paul (JP) Motley is chair of O’Melveny’s capital markets practice. He previously served on the firm’s policy committee and as managing partner of its Los Angeles office. Professor Motley’s practice focuses on debt and equity capital markets transactions, ranging from initial public offerings and secondary offerings to high-yield, convertible and investment grade debt issuances. He also advises boards of public and private companies on corporate governance matters. He is a member of the California State Bar and serves on the Vanderbilt Law School board of advisors.