Stoel Rives is pleased to announce that Duff Bryant is the new Practice Group Leader (PGL) for the firm’s Corporate group. Bryant, who previously chaired the Mergers & Acquisitions practice within the Corporate group, will be responsible for the day-to-day management of more than 80 attorneys and paralegals and will serve on the firm’s Practice Management Committee. Bryant, who practices in the firm’s Seattle office, succeeds Jason M. Brauser, who served as the PGL for the past four years.
Stoel Rives’ Corporate group advises clients in a variety of industries and at all stages of growth. Areas of practice offered within the group include:
- mergers & acquisitions
- project and corporate finance & restructuring
- corporate governance
- emerging companies
- joint ventures & strategic alliances
- privacy & data security
- fund governance & formation
- capital markets & SEC compliance
“It is an exciting time to lead the Corporate group, especially with the addition in the last few months of several highly-qualified and respected corporate attorneys,” Bryant said. “Under Jason’s leadership, our M&A and project finance work especially grew—we represented a diverse group of companies in transactions throughout the US and other parts of the world. I look forward to exploring further opportunities for the group to grow our practice.”
About Stoel Rives LLP: Stoel Rives is a leading U.S. corporate and litigation law firm. One of the largest national firms focused on energy, natural resources, climate change and the environment, Stoel Rives also serves the agribusiness, food and beverage, health care, life sciences and technology industries. With more than 350 attorneys operating out of 10 offices in seven states and the District of Columbia, Stoel Rives is a leader in regulatory and compliance matters, and business, labor and employment, intellectual property, land use, and real estate development and construction law.