N. Todd Leishman - Durham Jones & Pinegar, PC

N. Todd Leishman

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007

N. Todd Leishman’s practice concentrates on corporate and business law with emphasis on representing sellers in sales of privately owned companies to financial and strategic buyers; acquirers in mergers and acquisitions; and companies in debt and equity financing transactions. Mr. Leishman also acts as an outside general legal advisor to emerging and established companies.

Mr. Leishman frequently negotiates and drafts complex commercial contracts such as manufacturing, licensing, lending and distribution agreements. He also advises clients about governance issues in privately held entities, and he often works closely with the firm’s litigation department in connection with corporate-governance lawsuits.

University of UtahBA 1988University of Utah College of LawJ.D. 1991

Case History

2GIG Technologies, Inc. — Worked on early stage corporate development, including manufacturing, distribution, dealer and licensing contracts, culminating in sale of business to an affiliate of the Blackstone Group, L.P.

Vivint Solar — Worked on early stage development, including financing transactions and operating contracts, culminating in sale of business to an affiliate of The Blackstone Group, L.P. in 2012
Enray — Represented shareholders of Enray, Inc. a leading manufacturer of whole grains and health foods to the J.M Smucker Company in 2013
Ligetics — Represented private equity purchaser in purchase of Lignetics, Inc., a manufacturer of compressed wood pellet products for fuel and animal bedding
McColl Partners — Represented FINRA licensed investment bank in sale of business to Deloitte Corporate Finance, LLC

Client Comments

"Todd Leishman is extremely intelligent and has significant business judgment. If we had need of full-time in-house counsel we would hire him immediately. He has helped negotiate numerous critical agreements for us and put contracts in place that protect and enable our business."

-Todd Santiago
2gig Technologies, Inc.

Office Location

111 East Broadway, Suite 900
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2016 Lawyer of the Year in Mergers and Acquisitions Law of the Salt Lake City Metro Area2012 Lawyer of the Year in Securities / Capital Markets Law of the Salt Lake City Metro Area
N. Todd Leishman has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!N. Todd Leishman has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2012!

Practice Areas

Corporate Law
Mergers and Acquisitions Law
Securities / Capital Markets Law

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