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  • Education
    • J.D., University of Southern California - Gould School of Law, 2011
    • MAcc, University of Southern California, 2004
    • B.S., University of Southern California, 2004, cum laude, Accounting

As a principal in the Corporate and Transactional practice, Bryan Wasser is committed to understanding the industry in which each client operates and assists with a wide range of corporate matters and complex business transactions throughout the life cycle of a business. He has experience representing public and private companies in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, private equity, cross-border transactions, venture and growth capital corporate finance, joint ventures, state and federal securities reporting including Exchange Act and Section 16 compliance and other general corporate and securities matters. In addition, Bryan represents entrepreneurs and emerging companies in corporate formation, venture capital financings, incentive equity and general corporate matters.

Bryan’s understanding of structuring private equity deals and navigating corporate securities transactions is well grounded by his background as a certified public accountant.

  • Represented a private equity firm in the sale of a portfolio company that provides technology solutions to departments of motor vehicles to another private equity firm. 
  • Represented a family-owned automotive salvage and recycling company in a corporate reorganization, sale of control and joint venture with a large publicly-traded American company and large privately-owned foreign company.
  • Represented a portfolio company of a private equity firm in the acquisition of a Canadian holding company that provides technology solutions to departments of motor vehicles in Canada and the U.S. 
  • Represented a portfolio company of a private equity firm in the acquisition of a major greeting card company.
  • Represented a private equity firm in an acquisition of an Illinois-based provider of language training, translation and mobility solutions that facilitate employee relocations and talent development around the world.
  • Represented a private equity firm in an approximately $42 million leveraged buyout of a publicly-traded company that designs, manufactures and installs automated self-serve kiosks for department of motor vehicles across the US. 
  • Represented an American solar cell and engineered wafer manufacturer in its initial public offering under Regulation A+.
  • Represented a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company developing cannabidiol in a merger. 
  • Represented a clinical-stage pharmaceutical company developing cannabidiol in a brokered and non-brokered private placement of subscription receipts for aggregate gross proceeds of $8.3 million.
  • Represented a commercial-stage biopharmaceutical company in a merger.
  • Series A Preferred Stock financing of a provider of mobile enterprise security solutions based in Half Moon Bay, California.
  • Counsel to a provider of cybersecurity, data analytics, custom application development, cloud solutions, Mobile/BYOD solutions and strategic outsourcing to government and commercial clients in its acquisition of a developer of location-based cybersecurity and commercial services systems for mobile devices. 
  • Represented a PRC based bio-medicine firm in an $8 million merger.