Leah D. Braukman

Associate

Fax: 404.873.8145
Atlanta
171 17th Street NW
Suite 2100
Atlanta, Georgia 30363

Biography

Leah is an associate in the Corporate & Finance practice.

Leah focuses her practice on the representation of private and public companies in a variety of transactional and securities matters, including private and public offerings, mergers and acquisitions, SEC compliance issues, and corporate governance matters.

Leah was a member of the New York Law School Law Review and a John Marshall Harlan Scholar in the Institute for Information Law and Policy as well as a member of the Program in Law and Journalism. During law school, she interned with CBS Corporation in New York City.

Experience

  • Represented the seller, a leading skip tracing and repossession management firm, in a $27 million sale to a private investment fund.

  • Represented a leading European manufacturer and distributor of soft and alcoholic drinks in its investment in a U.S. based “switchel” beverage producer.

  • Represented the franchisee of a leading fitness concept throughout Metro Atlanta and surrounding areas in a $39 million sale to a private equity fund.

  • Represented a specialty finance company in a $49 million securitization of life-contingent structured settlement receivables.

  • Represented a multi-unit franchisee of a fast-casual restaurant chain in the sale of its interests in the franchises throughout the Southeastern United States.

  • Represented a live event production company with the sale of its assets to a production and equipment company.

Credentials

  • New York Law School, Juris Doctor,
    magna cum laude
  • University of Florida, Bachelor of Science - Telecommunication, Spanish concentration,
    cum laude
  • State of New York
  • State of Georgia
    • Atlanta Legal Aid Society, Member of Service Council
    • Georgia Bar Association, Business Law Section and Corporate Counsel Law Section