Louis Lehot is a partner in DLA Piper’s Silicon Valley office. His corporate, securities and M&A law practice focuses on advising public and private companies and their financial sponsors from formation to liquidity. Louis has extensive experience in public offerings and private placements of equity, equity-linked and debt securities, mergers, acquisitions, dispositions, spinoffs and joint ventures, as well as corporate governance and securities law compliance matters. He regularly represents US and non-US registrants before the SEC, FINRA, NYSE and NASDAQ.
Louis has represented both public and private clients in the United States and globally, with a focus on cross-border transactions.
What Louis most enjoys about his practice is helping his clients achieve growth in their business in new markets and greater returns. Louis has been consistently rated as a leading lawyer by Chambers & Partners and by peer-reviewed legal guides, receiving praise for the high quality of his advice, his responsiveness and passion for his clients.