Brent Hawkins

Phone: 801.438-2008
Fax: 801.438.2050
Email: bhawkins@btjd.com

Areas:

  • Angel Investor Financing; Due Diligence Representation
  • Asset Purchases
  • Business Transactions
  • Competition Law
  • Corporate
  • Corporate Formation Packages
  • Corporate Law & Governance
  • Employment
  • Entrepreneurial Services
  • Intellectual Property
  • Joint Ventures
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Real Estate
  • Series A Financing
  • Startup Law
  • Tax Planning
  • Technology Transactions
  • Trade Secrets & Employee Mobility
  • Trademark & Copyrights
  • Venture Capital

Background
& Experience

Areas of specialization include:

  • Securities and private placements
  • Joint ventures, technology licensing, and other strategic alliances
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Venture capital transactions
  • Recapitalizations, rollups and consolidations
  • Funds and fund formation
  • Commercial loans and other financings
  • Executive compensation
  • Corporate governance

Regularly works with emerging and mid-size companies, commercial and investment banks, and venture capital and private equity funds.

Education

University of Chicago Law School (J.D., 1997, with honors)

  • Member, University of Chicago Law Review

Brigham Young University (M.A., 1993, Managerial Economics, magna cum laude)
Brigham Young University (B.A., 1992, Economics, magna cum laude)

Personal

Born in Alexandria, Virginia 1969
Married, 4 children

Other Professional

Experience

Kirkland & Ellis LLP, 1997-1998
Snell & Wilmer L.L.P., 1998-2000
Dorsey & Whitney LLP, 2000-2002