Laura Holm '91 Joins as Partner in Quarles & Brady’s Corporate Services Group
From Quarles & Brady's website:
The national law firm of Quarles & Brady LLP today announced that Laura M. Holm has joined the firm’s Naples office as a partner in the Corporate Services Practice Group.
“We are very happy and honored to welcome Laura to Quarles,” said Naples-office managing partner T. Robert Bulloch. “Her corporate knowledge and expertise are a real differentiating factor in the local marketplace. By adding Laura to our local team, we continue the targeted expansion of the Naples office to further position our firm to address the full range of legal issues facing our current and future clients.”
“Laura Holm’s addition to our partnership increases our service capabilities exponentially,” added firm chair Kimberly Leach Johnson. “Her specific skills and experience complement our business law team beautifully, allowing us to serve our Florida clients better than ever.”
Prior to joining the firm, Holm was a partner at Akerman LLP. She possesses significant experience in a wide variety of complex legal transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, Securities Exchange Act reporting and compliance matters, private equity and venture capital investments, joint ventures, recapitalizations, going private transactions, private placements, and equity and debt offerings as well as general corporate matters. She regularly represents public and private companies with respect to all of their corporate transactions and compliance programs, and she effectively serves as their outside general counsel. Holm is listed in The Best Lawyers in America®, has been named to South Florida’s Top Lawyers Legal Guide since 2010 and has been selected for inclusion in Florida Trend’s Legal Elite since 2006 in Corporate/Business Law.
She received her law degree from the University of Chicago Law School and her undergraduate degree, magna cum laude, from Amherst College.