COSTA MESA, Calif., Jan. 3, 2012 – Rutan & Tucker, LLP, California’s largest full-service law firm based in Orange County, has elevated attorney Garett Sleichter to partner.
Sleichter is a member of the firm’s Corporate & Securities Section, where he represents both public and private clients in a variety of corporate matters, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, reporting under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, registered securities offerings under the Securities Act of 1933, private placements, corporate finance, corporate governance, licensing and general corporate transactions. Also, as a member of the firm’s Financial Practices Group, he represents lenders and borrowers in a broad range of finance transactions, including term and revolving facilities, asset-based lending, receivables financing, mezzanine financings, loan workouts and debt restructurings. He is the 2012 Chair of the Orange County Bar Association’s Business & Corporate Law Section.
Sleichter earned his law degree from the University of Southern California in 2004, where he was admitted to the Order of the Coif. Prior to attending law school, he spent several years working with a private consulting firm as an Associate Economist.
“We are pleased to elevate Garett to the level of partner in recognition of his accomplishments and the strengths he brings to our clients,” said Ski Harrison, the firm’s managing partner.
About Rutan & Tucker, LLP
Rutan & Tucker is Orange County’s largest full-service law firm with offices in Costa Mesa and Palo Alto. Primary practice areas include corporate and securities law, business and real estate litigation, labor and employment law, intellectual property, real estate, government and regulatory law, land use law, bankruptcy, condemnation and property valuation, environmental law, and taxation and estate planning. Detailed information about the firm is available at www.rutan.com.