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Laura  M. Holm
Laura  M. Holm
Partner 
350 East Las Olas Boulevard
Suite 1600
Fort Lauderdale, FL 33301
 
Tel:
954.468.2446
Fax:
954.463.2224
 
 

Laura Holm possesses significant experience in a wide variety of complex legal transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, Securities Exchange Act reporting and compliance matters, private equity and venture capital investments, joint ventures, recapitalizations, going private transactions, private placements, equity and debt offerings, as well as general corporate matters. She regularly represents public companies with respect to all of their corporate transactions and compliance programs, and effectively serves as their outside general counsel. Laura is a frequent speaker on SEC reporting and compliance issues and was selected by her peers for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America 2013 and 2014 in Corporate Law.
 
Representative Experience
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Representation of public companies with Securities Exchange Act reporting and compliance matters
 
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Representation of buyers and sellers of businesses in connection with mergers and acquisitions
 
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Representation of public and emerging growth companies in public and private offerings of securities
 
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Representation of boards of directors and board committees with respect to corporate governance matters
 
Awards & Recognition
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The Best Lawyers in America 2013, 2014, Listed in Florida for Corporate Law
 
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South Florida Legal Guide Top Lawyers 2010-2014, Listed for Corporate and Business
 
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Florida Trend's Legal Elite 2006-2013, Listed for Business Law
 
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South Florida Business Journal 2005, Nominated as "Most Effective Lawyer in South Florida"
 
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Florida Trend's Legal Elite 2005, Listed as an "Up and Comer"
 
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Martindale-Hubbell, AV Rated
 
Published Works & Lectures
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KPMG Event, The Art of Making a Difference, Guest Speaker, "Networking for Women Professionals," Ft. Lauderdale, November 2013
 
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PLI Seminar, Panelist, "Current Issues in SEC Practice," Chicago, November 2013
 
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PLI Seminar, Speaker, "Ethical Issues in SEC Filings," Chicago, November 2013
 
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PLI Course Handbook – Securities Filings 2013, Author, "Ethical Issues in the Preparation and Review of SEC Filings," 2013
 
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NACD Florida Chapter, Panelist, "The Board Selection Process: The Non-Traditional Candidate," October 3, 2013
 
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Women Corporate Directors Meeting, Speaker, "Director Positions with Private Equity and VC Firms," Fort Lauderdale, Florida, April 2013
 
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PLI Course Handbook-Drafting Securities Filings, Author, "Ethical Issues in the Preparation and Review of SEC Filings," 2012
 
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PLI Seminar, Panelist, "Current Issues in SEC Practice," Chicago, November 2012
 
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PLI Seminar, Speaker, "Ethical Issues in SEC Filings," Chicago, November 2012
 
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Corporate Executive Briefing: Dodd-Frank Act, Panelist, Boca Raton, Florida, January 2011
 
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Financial Executives International Meeting, Speaker, "Dodd-Frank Act - New Whistleblower Bounty Provisions," Boca Raton, Florida, January 2011
 
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Gold Coast Venture Capital Association Seminar, Speaker, "Angel Investing," Boca Raton, Florida, July 2009
 
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Start Up Boot Camp Seminar, Speaker, "Legal Issues for New Businesses," Fort Lauderdale, Florida July 2009
 
Professional Memberships & Activities
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Gold Coast Venture Capital, Director
 
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Association of Public Corporations, Member
 
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Association of Corporate Growth, Member
 
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Naples Gulf Coast Venture Forum, Member
 
Related Professional Experience
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QEP Co, Inc., Former Director
 
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Marquis Bank, Advisory Board Member
 

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Laura  M. Holm

Practice
Corporate
Education
J.D., University of Chicago Law School
B.A., Amherst College; magna cum laude
Bar Admissions
Florida
 
 
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