Lauren Brown is an associate in the Corporate/Capital Markets practice group at the firm's Nashville office. Lauren represents clients in public and private securities offerings, including initial public offerings, secondary offerings, and high-yield and investment grade debt securities offerings. She regularly advises clients regarding securities law compliance, Exchange Act reporting and disclosure, stock exchange rules, and corporate governance. She also has experience representing public and private companies in mergers and acquisitions, recapitalizations, restructurings, and SPAC transactions.
Prior to joining the firm, Lauren served as securities counsel at a Fortune 500 US manufacturer of industrial tools and household hardware, where she advised the general counsel and business divisions regarding a wide variety of securities and general corporate matters, including securities law compliance, corporate governance, Section 16 reporting, equity plans, ESG reporting, stock exchange rules, and Exchange Act reporting.
Prior to this position, Lauren served as an associate in the corporate groups of a national law firm and a highly regarded Tennessee-based law firm, during which her practice focused on representing clients in a variety of public and private securities offerings and mergers and acquisitions, as well as advising clients regarding general corporate and securities law matters, including Exchange Act reporting and disclosure, shareholder meetings and proxy statements, shareholder activism, Section 16 reporting, stock exchange rules, and corporate governance.