PITTSBURGH, PA – April 19, 2022 – Leech Tishman is pleased to announce the addition of a new attorney to the firm, Lee van Egmond. Van Egmond joins the firm as a Partner in the Corporate Practice Group where she will focus her practice on corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance, and strategic advice. She is based in the Pittsburgh office.
For over two decades, Lee has advised clients on mergers, acquisitions and divestitures for both public and privately-held corporations. She also routinely counsels clients on private equity and venture capital fund investments. In addition to her private company focus, Lee has extensive experience in advising on complex corporate transactions and all forms of commercial arrangements, including joint ventures. She also advises and regularly presents to clients and boards on corporate fiduciary matters.
Lee has experience in the manufacturing, technology, wholesale distribution, entertainment, investment, retail and life science industries – both in day-to-day counseling and transactional matters. Her clients value her ability to identify key legal and business issues, protecting their interests during the negotiation process while effectively closing the deal. Lee has acted as outside general counsel to several middle market companies based in Pittsburgh for over 20 years.
Lee has also represented financial institutions in acquisition financing, syndicated lending, secured and unsecured lines of credit, asset-based loans, working capital facilities, senior and subordinated debt financings, and as counsel to administrative and collateral agents, lenders, participants and trustees. Lee maintains an active borrower financing practice with clients in the retail, construction, engineering and manufacturing industries.
“We are very pleased to welcome Lee to the firm,” said Pete A. Fuscaldo, Leech Tishman’s managing partner. “Lee has a depth of experience in mergers, acquisitions, and complex financing and transaction issues. Her expertise in these areas will be of great benefit to our corporate clients and lawyer team.”
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Leech Tishman Fuscaldo & Lampl is a full-service law firm dedicated to assisting individuals, businesses, and institutions. Leech Tishman offers legal services in business restructuring & insolvency, corporate matters, employment & labor, estates & trusts, intellectual property, litigation & alternative dispute resolution, and real estate. In addition, the firm offers a wide range of legal services to clients in the aviation & aerospace, cannabis, construction, emerging cyber technologies, energy & natural resources, healthcare, and hospitality industries. Headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, Leech Tishman also has offices in Chicago, Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia, Sarasota, and Washington, D.C.