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Stephan H. Coonrod

The SEER Group LLC - sale to Genstar Capital Partners
Dalian Wanda - sale of equity interests in Legendary Pictures to Apollo Management
USNR - sale to OneEquity Partners
Bartell Drug Company - sale to RiteAid
Office Ally - sale to Francisco Partners
Washington Corporations - going private transaction for Atlas Corporation
Slalom Inc. - employee stock offering and conversion to corporation
Oxarc - sale to Meritus Gas Partners
Laird Norton Company - acquisition of Wetherby Asset Management
Firewood Marketing - sale to S4 Capital
Altran Technologies S.A. - purchase by Cambridge Consultants of Synapse Product Development
Apollo Video Technology LLC - sale to a unit of Audax Capital
Selmet, Inc. - acqusition of Onamac Industries, Inc.
Terminal Freezers, Inc. - sale to Bay Grove Capital
Digital Kitchen - sale to Kyu Investment (Hakuhodo KY Holdings)
San Francisco Baseball Associates, L.P. (San Francisco Giants) - change in Control Person and Investment Transaction
Quorum Review Inc. - sale to Advarra, Inc.
PAC Stainless Ltd. - transaction with Evergreen Pacific Partners
VECO Corporation - sale to CH2M Hill
Slalom - spin-off of mLevel Inc. and preferred stock financing
Tekion, Inc. (Illinois and Burnaby, B.C.) - Series B-2 Preferred Stock Financing and 2006 Series C Preferred Stock Financing
Northland Transportation Company - recapitalization and syndicated bank financing transactions led by Bank of America
Northland Transportation Company - sale to Lynden Inc.
Investor group in NetMotion Wireless, Inc. - Series B-2 Preferred Stock Financing
MarketRange, Incorporated and TalentMatch, Incorporated - Series B Preferred Stock Financing led by Ignition Venture Partners and Mellon Ventures
DaVinci Gourmet, Ltd. - asset sale to Kerry Group plc subsidiaries
Telecom Transport Management, Inc. - Series D Preferred Stock Financing, led by Columbia Capital Equity Partners
Wonder Auto Technology, Inc. - going private acquisition
BP Amoco - sale of its Carbon Fibre business to Cytec
Concordia Coffee Company, Inc. - Series A Preferred Stock Financing
Concordia Coffee Company, Inc. - sale to Middleby Marshall Inc. Concordia Coffee Company, Inc. - Series C Preferred Stock Financing, led by Marker Hill Concordia Coffee Company, Inc. - Series B Preferred Stock Financing, led by Fluke Venture Partners
MindPlay LLC - asset sale to Alliance Gaming Corporation
Dennis Washington Family Interests - Formation of Greater China Intermodal Investments with Seaspan Corporation and The Carlyle Group
Seaspan Corporation - Represented the Dennis Washington Family Interests in the issuance of $200 million Series A Preferred Shares
Attenex Corporation - Series B Preferred Stock Financing
AIS, Inc. - Series C1 Preferred Stock Financing
Laird Norton Company - sale of Lanoga Corporation, largest privately held company based in Washington, to a unit of Fidelity Capital
Laird Norton Company - Investment in Series C Preferred Units of Zevia
Laird Norton Company - Investment in Class E Preferred Stock of CIRCA, Inc.
Fusion Academy (American Education Group LLC) - Sale to a unit of Leeds Equity Partners Laird Norton Company - Investment in Class A Units of Fusion Education Group
NCG Holdings, L.P. and New Century GlobalNet KK, Kobe, Japan - equity financing from Bank of America Equities
Wajax, of Toronto - sale of Pacific Northern Equipment and sale of Spencer Industries
CarPoint, Inc. - acquisition of, Inc.
Speakeasy, Inc. - Series D Preferred Stock Financing led by 3i Technology Partners and BV CapitalSeries A Preferred Stock Financing with Ares, Carlyle and H & Q FundsSeries B Preferred Stock FinancingSeries C Preferred Stock Financing
Speakeasy, Inc. - sale to Best Buy Co., Inc.
Alexander Hutton Venture Partners - lead investor in Series B Preferred Stock investment in Myrio Corporation
Synrad, Inc. - sale to Excel Technologies, Inc.
Duke Seabridge Limited (Vancouver, B.C.) - acquisition of Smith Tractor & Equipment Co.Duke Seabridge Limited (Vancouver) - disposition of Smith Tractor & Equipment
Matthew G. Norton and WestRiver Capital - lead investors in Series AA Preferred Stock issued by Tachyon, Inc.Mathew G. Norton Co. - term debt facility with U.S. Bank
Sea Coast Foods, Inc., a branded food products company - sale to Aurora Foods, Inc., a publicly traded company
Cable Concepts, Inc. - issuance of Class B Common Stock to Blue Ridge Investors II, L.P.Cable Concepts, Inc. - issuance of Class C Common Stock to Geneva Capital
CALPERS - minority stake investment in, and capital commitments to, the Carlyle Group in a transaction involving up to $850 million of equity capital
Q/Media Software Corporation - C$110 million term and revolving debt facility with Royal Bank of Canada U.S. Counsel to Q/Media Software Corporation - subordinated debt financing from Ontario Teachers’ Pension Fund and Citibank
Q/Media Software Corporation, Vancouver, B.C. - acquisition from Quebecor of Print Northwest
Asterion, Inc. - Series A Preferred Stock Financing
Milliman, Inc. - Sale of Milliman Care Guidelines to The Hearst Corporation
U.S. Counsel to Sundal Collier & Co. A.S. (Oslo) and Orklafinans Fondsmegling A.S. (Oslo) in their underwriting of a private placement of stock by the Resource Group International
EMF Corporation - Series A Preferred Stock Financing
Yardarm Knot, Inc. - purchase of the Wards Cove Naknek and Ekuk operations
Claircom Communications Group - airborne communications equipment supply and TFTS service transaction with SAS and the related TFTS service arrangement with Jetphone Limited (a British Telecommunications/France Telecom joint venture)
Claircom Communications Group (later AT&T Wireless, Aviation Communications Division) - service contracts with Société Internationale de Télécommunications Aéronautiques and American Airlines and with COMSAT Corporation for Delta Airlines
Claircom Communications Group - airborne communications equipment supply transactions with Air France, KLM and SAS, and the related revenue arrangements with Societe Internationale de Telecommunications Aeronautiques (SITA-Paris)
Claircom Communications Group - airborne communications equipment supply transaction with Lufthansa and related revenue arrangement with British Telecommunications plc
West Travel, Inc. - purchase of Clipper Navigation small cruise ships/business Cruise West - term debt facility with Bank of America, refinance of that facility with Caterpillar Financial Services, and term debt facility with General Electric Capital Corporation
Mikron Industries - sale to Quanex Corporation
Mikron Industries, Inc. - acquisition of substantially all of the assets of Spectus Systems, Inc. (Rockford, Illinois) Mikron Industries, Inc. - equipment facility lease with Security Pacific Leasing Inc. (a unit of Bank of America) in Richmond, Kentucky Mikron Industries, Inc. - fixed rate term loan facility with Prudential Insurance Company and restructured credit facility with Seafirst Bank
The Odom Corporation - sale of joint venture interest to Southern Wine & Spirits of America
The Odom Corporation - acquisition from Alaska Distributors Co. and joint venture with Southern Wine & Spirits of America
OKI Electric Industry Co., Ltd. - sale of Cascade Design Automation Corporation to Duet Corporation
OKI Electric Industry Co., Ltd. (Tokyo) - acquisition of the software tools division of Seattle Silicon Corporation
The Municipality of Metropolitan Seattle (Metro) - two transit equipment cross-border lease transactions with Mitsui Leasing & Development, Ltd. (Tokyo)
McClatchy Newspapers - acquisition of The Tacoma News Tribune
Corbis Corporation - acquisition of Zefa Visual Media gmbh and affiliates, of Düsseldorf, Hamburg, London, Paris, Amsterdam, Bruxelles and MilanCorbis Corporation - acquisition of Sygma SA, of Paris, London and New YorkCorbis Corporation - acquisition of Splash News and Picture AgencyCorbis Corporation - acquisition of Westlight (Los Angeles) and the Craig Aurness collection and acquisition of Outline Press Syndicate, Inc.
Corbis Corporation - acquisition of Veer Corporation of Calgary, Berlin and New York
Microsoft Corporation - formation of, LLC with the Ford Motor Company
Endeavour Capital - Investment in USNR, LLC
North Coast Electric - Sale to Sonepar Holdings
AKKA Technologies SE - Acquisition of PDS Tech, Inc.
Grakon International, Inc. - Sale to Greenbriar Equity Group
Telecom Transport Management, Inc. - Series B-1 Preferred Stock Financing
Apollo Gold Corporation - sale to Neverro Gold Corporation
Cello Bag Co., Inc. - sale and joint venture arrangement with Amcor Limited (Melbourne, Australia)
Microsoft Corporation - formation of NEXTIDE Inc., a Japanese joint venture with Hitachi Co., Ltd. Microsoft - investment in Series E Convertible Preferred Stock issued by Groove Network, Inc. Microsoft Corporation - Series B Preferred Stock Financing in Plural Inc. (formerly Micro Modeling Associates, Inc.)
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