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Evan J. Leibhan

Partner

Education

Wayne State University Law School, J.D.
  • cum laude; Order of the Coif; Dean's Scholar; Lombard Fellow Award; Silver Key Certificate; Bronze Key Certificate; John W. Reed Award; Norman I. Leemon Award; Albert A. Sugar Memorial Award
  • Wayne Law Review, Assistant Editor, 2005-2006; Senior Articles Editor, 2006-2007
Michigan State University, B.A.
  • General Business Administration/Pre-law
  • with high honors; Golden Key International Honor Society; Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society; National Dean's List

Bar Admissions

Professional Affiliations

American Bar Association

  • Legal Project Management Task Force
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Overview

Mr. Leibhan focuses his practice primarily on the representation of private equity funds and their portfolio companies in many aspects of their businesses, including structuring and negotiating.

  • Advises clients on acquisitions and divestitures, joint ventures, senior and subordinated debt financings, growth equity and venture capital investments, and restructurings
  • Counsels clients on commercial business transactions, executive compensation arrangements, corporate governance matters and other general corporate matters
  • Serves on the firm's Strategic Planning Implementation Committee

Community

Kadima, Board of Directors, 2011-present

News & Resources

News

Publications

Honors

  • Michigan Super Lawyers, Recognized as a Rising Star, 2010 and 2012-2016