Daniel LeBey > Vinson & Elkins LLP > Richmond, United States > Lawyer Profile

Vinson & Elkins LLP
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United States
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Work Department

Capital Markets and Mergers & Acquisitions




Daniel’s principal areas of practice are capital markets and securities law, private equity and fund formation, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate governance matters. He has a particular focus on transactions involving real estate investment trusts (REITs).

He advises REITs and their sponsors through the entire life cycle of a REIT from formation through the initial public offering process, and thereafter with respect to equity and debt capital markets transactions, SEC reporting and compliance, mergers, acquisitions and other strategic transactions, and corporate governance. Daniel also regularly serves as counsel for the underwriters in capital markets transactions.

Daniel also advises boards of directors and special committees on strategic transactions and other governance matters. In addition to REITs, Daniel advises clients in a variety of other industries ranging from technology to manufacturing to infrastructure. Daniel also serves as the managing partner for V&E’s Richmond office.

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Real estate > Real estate investment trusts (REITs)

Vinson & Elkins LLP advises clients in a diverse range of asset classes owned and financed through REIT structures, advising on corporate and regulatory issues, REIT formation and capital market transactions, both public and private offerings of equity and debt securities, restructurings, and both UPREIT and DownREIT structures. Richmond’s Daniel LeBey jointly chairs the practice in conjunction with tax specialist Chris Mangin. Other key contacts include Gregory Cope in, who advises REITs at every stage of their life-cycles, and corporate finance expert Chris Green. Lawyers are in Washington DC unless otherwise stated.