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K&L Gates
United States


Leah Baucom is a partner in K&L Gates’ Charlotte office, where she focuses her practice on mergers and acquisitions, private equity, and general corporate matters. She has represented both public and private companies—including private equity sponsors—on a range of matters, including leveraged buyouts, public and private divestitures, spin-offs, joint ventures, special committee representation, activist stockholder defense, and other strategic investments and sales.

Lawyer Rankings

United States > M&A/corporate and commercial > M&A: middle-market ($500m-999m)

(Next Generation Partners)

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K&L Gates is home to 400 corporate lawyers located across five continents and is extremely active on the cross-border front; its lawyers operate across a wealth of industries, with particular accomplishment in the technology, life sciences, healthcare, financial services, energy, transport and manufacturing fields. Robert Zinn splits his time between New York and Pittsburgh and notably serves as global leader of the firm’s global FinTech practice. Elsewhere, Annette Becker has garnered 25 years’ worth of experience in M&A, corporate governance and strategic relationships, operating from the Seattle office, while over in Chicago, Mark McMillan serves a broad client roster, ranging from owners of Fortune 500 companies through to emerging entities. At the more junior end of the partnership spectrum, Calvina Bostick, a New York lawyer, is acclaimed among media and insurance players whereas Charlotte-based Leah Baucom is developing a prominent reputation for spin-offs, LBOs, shareholder defense and special committee representation matters.