Lee F. Sachnoff: Lawyer with Kutak Rock LLP

Lee F. Sachnoff

Denver,  CO  U.S.A.
Phone(303) 297-2400

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Practice Areas

  • Business and Corporate
  • Agribusiness
  • Corporate Governance
  • Corporate and Securities
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Private Investment Funds
  • Real Estate
  • Commercial Lending
University Brandeis University, B.A., cum laude, 1985
Law SchoolUniversity of Colorado at Boulder School of Law, J.D., 1988 Order of the Coif
Admitted1988, Colorado
BornPittsburgh, Pennsylvania, March 31, 1963

Mr. Sachnoff is a partner in Kutak Rock's Business and Corporate group where his transactional practice includes representing businesses and individuals on corporate and limited liability company laws, debt and equity financings, mergers and acquisitions and real estate. Mr. Sachnoff is listed in the 2014 edition ofTheBest Lawyers in America for Corporate Law and Mergers & Acquisitions (Denver, Colorado). He represents start-up businesses, closely held businesses, family offices and individuals on a full range of transactional matters, including guidance on choice of entity, creating standard forms and contracts and protecting proprietary information. He also has an active real estate practice.

Mr. Sachnoff has represented clients in the organic and natural foods industry for over two decades. His work for organic dairies has ranged from organizing companies, negotiating loan agreements, private placements of debt and equity, real estate acquisitions and leases, and contract drafting, review and negotiations. He also represents an organic and natural foods grocery headquartered in Boulder, Colorado, which many consider the epicenter of the organic foods industry.

Representative Transactions:

•Negotiated an Amended and Restated Credit Facility on a syndicated loan with more than 10 participants.
•Restructured an incentive plan to provide equity ownership to key executives.
•Served as client's corporate counsel and worked closely with the litigation team defending several nationwide class action consumer product lawsuits.
•Represented a client who rolled up several oil and gas servicing companies operating in the Powder River Basin and other areas.
•Organized a new entity to acquire a retail store that was one of several the FTC required the seller to divest as part of an antitrust settlement.
•Re-organized a C-corporation into two wholly owned subsidiaries under a limited liability company parent on a tax favorable basis.


May 15, 2014Christopher Heroux and Lee Sachnoff: Volunteer Judges for Student Mock Hearings

On May 20, 2014 the Cherry Creek West Middle School (Denver) eighth-grade social studies classes participated in the Mock Congressional Hearings and presented before a panel of judges, including Kutak Rock attorneys Christopher Heroux and Lee Sachnoff.

January 2, 2014Kutak Rock Elevates 33 to Firm Partnership

Kutak Rock LLP is pleased to announce that 33 attorneys across its 16 offices were selected for partnership, effective January 1, 2014.

December 5, 2013Flood Relief Fund Established for Dairy Employees

Kutak Rock has helped to create a flood relief program for client Aurora Organic Dairy in response to September 2013's 500-year flood in Colorado.

August 20, 2013Kutak Rock LLP Adds Nine Attorneys to Denver Corporate Group

August 15, 2013Record Number of Kutak Rock Attorneys Named Best Lawyers

Forty-seven Kutak Rock attorneys reprenting 10 of the firm's 16 offices have been listed inThe Best Lawyers in America 2014.


Other Distinctions

2014 edition ofTheBest Lawyers in America (Also Member at Krendl Krendl, Sachnoff & Way, P.C.)


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Lee F. Sachnoff

1801 California Street
DenverCO 80202-2658


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