Megan Baier is a partner at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, where she focuses on corporate and securities law, including general corporate representation, public offerings, venture capital financings, and mergers and acquisitions within the life sciences, healthcare, and technology sectors. Megan has assisted with matters ranging from formation and early-stage venture financing to listings of publicly traded securities on U.S. exchanges. She also has extensive experience representing leading investment banks and corporate issuers in connection with public offerings. She also has considerable experience counseling publicly held companies on general corporate representation, mergers and acquisitions, SEC compliance, disclosure matters, and complex securities law issues.

Prior to joining Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, Megan practiced law at Ropes & Gray and Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom in New York and Chicago.

  • Represented several issuers on their initial public and follow-on offerings, including:
          ◦ GoDaddy, Yext, NantHealth, Talend, WageWorks, and Mesoblast
  • Represented several underwriters, including Morgan Stanley, JP Morgan, Goldman Sachs, Citigroup, Barclays, and Jefferies, in initial public and follow-on offerings for:
          ◦ MongoDB, Tenable Networks, The Trade Desk, Appian, and Yatra Online
  • Represented numerous private companies in venture capital financings,
    including transactions led by:
          ◦ Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, Lightspeed Venture Partners, Sequoia Capital, Stripes
             Group, and Tribeca Venture Partners
  • Represented companies in sell-side M&A transactions, including Flatiron Health’s sale to Roche and FanDuel’s merger with Paddy Power Bettfair
  • Represented companies in buy-side transactions, including Emerson Collective’s acquisition of a majority stake in The Atlantic
  • J.D., University of Michigan Law School, 2007
    Contributing Editor, Michigan Law Review; Associate Editor, University of Michigan Telecommunications and Technology Law Review
  • B.B.A., Double Major in Business and English Literature, College of William and Mary, 2004
  • Member, Securities Regulation Committee, New York City Bar Association
  • Private placement of high-yield debt by Pactera Technology International Ltd. named "International Financial Law Review High-Yield Deal of the Year in Asia"
  • State Bar of Illinois
  • State Bar of New York