ANDREW D. HOFFMAN
Corporate Law & Governance
Mergers & Acquisitions
Andrew Hoffman is an associate in the Palo Alto office of Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati. His practice focuses on corporate and securities work for both public and private companies, as well as for financial institutions, venture capital firms, and other investors. Andrew has represented clients across a wide range of industries, including software, semiconductors, life sciences, energy, financial services, manufacturing, retail, and telecommunications.
Andrew has experience with a broad range of capital markets transactions, including initial public, follow-on, and secondary equity offerings; investment-grade, high-yield, and convertible debt offerings; and private investment in public equity (PIPE) transactions. He represents a number of public companies with regards to Sarbanes-Oxley compliance, exchange-listing standards, SEC disclosure requirements, and other complex corporate and securities law matters. He also represents private companies in matters ranging from incorporation to venture capital financing and fiduciary duties, and frequently represents investment banks in their underwriting transactions.
In addition, Andrew is a regular speaker on matters related to capital markets transactions, SEC disclosure requirements, and corporate governance matters.EDUCATION:
- J.D., University of Michigan Law School, 2003
- B.A., Government and English, Georgetown University, 2000
- Member, Business Law Section of the State Bar of California
- Named to the 2013 and 2014 "Rising Stars" list published by Northern California Super Lawyers
- State Bar of California