Chris Manderson

Executive VP & General Counsel
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Basic Information

First Name

Chris

Last Name

Manderson

Phone

949-244-2121

About Me

I am a transactional lawyer advising companies and private equity funds on all aspects of corporate and securities law, with an emphasis on public and private mergers, acquisitions and asset sales. I also advise clients on finance, joint ventures, private equity, going private transactions, SEC matters, corporate governance and general corporate matters. Clients include publicly-traded companies, privately-held companies, private equity funds and individual investors and executives. Prior to founding Manderson, Schafer & McKinlay LLP I practiced at Paul, Hastings, Janofsky & Walker LLP and Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP.

Professional Information

Company

Signature Group Holdings, Inc.

Title

Executive VP & General Counsel

Summary

Areas of expertise include mergers and acquisitions, public and private securities transactions, private equity, bankruptcy and insolvency transactions, general counsel services, intellectual property, including patents, trademarks and licensing, venture capital, partnership, financing, real estate transactions, licensing and general business law.

Specialties

Mergers & acquisitions, private equity, corporate governance, corporate finance, SEC matters

Time Period

2000 – Present

Education

School Name

University of California, Los Angeles – School of Law

Major

J.D., Law

Time Period

1997 – 2000

Additional Information

Websites

Blog: http://www.mergerlawblog.org

Firm website: http://www.mandersonllp.com

Twitter

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