Mr Peter Menard > Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP > Los Angeles, United States > Lawyer Profile

Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP
333 SOUTH HOPE STREET
FORTY-THIRD FLOOR
LOS ANGELES, CA 90071
United States

Work Department

Corporate

Position

Mr. Menard’s principal areas of practice are corporate governance, securities law compliance and corporate transactions.

Career

Mr. Menard is a frequent commentator on issues of corporate governance, including the Sarbanes-Oxley Act and the Dodd-Frank Act, and corporate social responsibility. Mr. Menard’s securities practice includes complex disclosure issues; Board and committee representation; internal investigations; periodic SEC filings; exchange listing rules; public offerings; mezzanine financings; venture capital financings; shareholder proposals; proxy contests; tender offers; rights offerings; exchange offers; going private transactions; and SEC and exchange enforcement actions. His corporate practice includes acquisitions; leveraged buyouts; and technology development, research, license and materials transfer agreements. Mr. Menard’s clients range from start-up companies to large, publicly-traded corporations with international operations primarily in the defense, food services, retail and manufacturing industries.

Memberships

State Bar of California; American Bar Association, Section of Business Law: Corporate Compliance; and Corporate Governance; Pacific Council on International Policy

Education

J.D., University of Michigan, 1979; M.S., University of Michigan, 1976; B.A., Santa Clara University, 1974