Josh Pleitz
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Josh Pleitz

Associate
pleitz.josh@dorsey.com

Overview

Josh has experience in a wide range of corporate and securities matters.
Josh counsels public and private companies on mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, SEC reporting, and corporate governance.  He also advises clients on general contract matters, including employment agreements, supplier contracts, and non-disclosure agreements.

Education & Admissions

University of Texas School of Law (J.D., 2009), With Honors

Arizona State University (B.S., 2006), summa cum laude

Admissions

  • Texas

Experience

Representative Work

  • Netherlands-based technology company it is acquisitions of several U.S.-based companies
  • NYSE-listed wealth management company in its acquisition of a trust company, valued at $40 million
  • Commercial bank in its acquisition by a Nasdaq-listed bank holding company, valued at $70 million 
  • NYSE-listed energy company it its acquisition of a publicly-traded Canadian energy company, valued at $330 million
  • International foods company in its sale of a U.S.-based business unit to a Spanish foods company, valued at $300 million
  • Subsidiary of Nasdaq-listed energy company in its emergence from Chapter 11 bankruptcy
  • NYSE-listed energy company in its private placement and A/B exchange offer of $600 million in senior notes
  • NYSE-listed energy company in its at-the-market offering of up to $75 million in common stock and warrants
  • NYSE-listed energy company in its private placement of $30 million in senior notes, convertible notes and warrants
  • Rental car startup company in its Series B venture capital financing


News & Resources

Industries & Practices

  • Banking & Financial Institutions
  • Capital Markets
  • Corporate Governance & Compliance
  • Energy & Natural Resources
  • Food, Beverage & Agribusiness
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Technology

Professional & Civic

Professional Achievements

  • State Bar of Texas
  • Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program
  • Restoration Gateway Ugandan Ministries

Accolades

  • Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2017-2019 (Woodward White, Inc.)
Josh Pleitz