Geoff is a founding partner of Fairchild Morgan Law. He was formerly a partner at Schiff Hardin in Chicago and later at Michael Best, one of Milwaukee’s oldest and largest law firms, where he served as Chair of that firm’s Business Group. Geoff is both a highly experienced corporate lawyer and a trusted business advisor.
He has served as de facto or “fractional” General Counsel for companies, a role that allows companies to have the benefit of an experienced lawyer without the expense of a full-time employee.
Geoff has acted as lead securities counsel for a number of significant transactions, including acting as an issuer’s and underwriter’s counsel for IPOs of medical device companies, as well as acting as issuer’s counsel for over $1 billion aggregate amount of public offerings.
In addition to his work as a lawyer, Mr. Morgan has been named one of “The Best Lawyers in America,” since 2007 in the area of corporate governance and compliance and corporate law.
Geoff’s Experience Includes:
Representing Boards of Directors and Special Committees of boards of directors in change of control transactions.
Lead counsel in numerous acquisitions of both public and private companies.
Principal outside corporate and securities counsel to a number of public and private companies.
Lead counsel in domestic and foreign joint ventures.
Counsel to boards of directors and companies in corporate governance, compliance programs and best practices.
Lead counsel in internal and external investigations of business and accounting misconduct.
Counsel to companies in connection with NYSE and NASDAQ compliance.
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