Corporate Governance

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Representative Matters

  • Advise equity holders of an international container and logistics company on the restructuring of its board of directors and business expansion initiatives.

  • Advise private equity firm on the board, management and officer structure of thirty-nine portfolio companies under its management.

  • Represented a multi-national, family owned food company with respect to company-wide organizational restructuring allowing for greater operational efficiencies, enhanced strategic partnering, financing flexibility, estate planning and  ownership transfers.

  • Advised board of directors of insurance trade association on corporate governance issues, including issues arising in connection with formation of for-profit subsidiary.

  • Advised international oil and energy company on captive insurance matters and related reinsurance agreement.

  • Advised national tax preparation firm on formation and licensing of insurance agency to sell health insurance through Affordable Care Act (“Obamacare”) exchanges, and on joint venture with on-line insurance agency and technology platform to “white label” insurance sales offerings.

  • Served as General Counsel to a high-tech manufacturer, providing full service support, handling every legal need spanning intellectual property, business litigation, employment, business contracts and corporate governance.

  • Represented national insurance claims management company in outsourcing of managed care functions.

  • Independent compliance reviews.

  • Responding to government investigations and conducting internal reviews.

  • Represented an Oregon-based manufacturer of audio and video equipment in a sale to a large family office.