BOSTON, November 15, 2021 / PRNewswire / – Latham & Watkins LLP1 is pleased to announce that Todd Gleason joined the firm as a partner in the Mergers & Acquisitions Practice and as a member of the corporate department. Gleason’s practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, securities, and other corporate and commercial transactions, with a particular focus on private equity-backed companies in the healthcare, business services, and technology sectors.
Gleason represents companies at all stages of their business, including emerging and developing companies, private medium-sized companies and publicly traded companies, and acts as a strategic advisor to a number of corporate clients and boards of directors.
“Todd is an excellent addition to ours Boston and I look forward to welcoming him to the office, “said Hans Brigham, Managing Partner of the Boston office. “He is highly respected in the Boston M&A and private equity community and brings extensive experience in key industries that compliments our current offering and our growing team. We continue to strive to meet our clients’ needs in Boston and worldwide, and Todd’s arrival underscores that priority. ”
Lukas Bergström, Global Co-Chair of Latham’s Mergers & Acquisitions Practice, said, “Todd’s experience advising a diverse client base, from emerging businesses to private midsize companies to publicly traded companies, is perfectly aligned with our market-leading transactions.” M&A Practice Additionally, his focus on several of the most active sectors for M&A, including private equity, healthcare, business services and technology, will be of tremendous benefit to our clients Boston as well as in the US and worldwide. ”
“I am excited to join an international law firm like Latham that has a broad and diverse corporate platform that encompasses one of the world’s leading M&A practices,” said Gleason. “Latham’s impressive global platform, robust transaction offerings and strength in many industries will enable me to provide the best possible service to my clients.”
Gleason got his JD from American University, Washington College of Law and his BA from Boston College. Gleason comes to Latham from Hinckley Allen in Boston.
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Hans Brigham, Managing Partner of the Boston Office, +1.617.948.6008
Lukas Bergström, Global Co-Chair, Mergers & Acquisitions Practice, +1.650.463.3083
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