Louann Bronstein has a broad commercial transaction practice, with a focus on mergers and acquisitions. She works with major corporations, middle market and closely held companies, which range from start-up companies to internationally known privately held companies.
Bronstein has closed over 75 deals representing the full spectrum of business transactions and deal structures, including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, partnerships, strategic alliances, consolidations, and other sophisticated business combinations, dispositions, and asset divestitures.
She routinely serves as “outside general counsel” to clients, and advises CEOs, CFOs, and other senior executives on business formation, capital and corporate structure, equity and stockholder agreements, partnership and operating agreements, establishing and managing operations in the United States, and other issues central to the success of their business enterprises.
Bronstein handles a wide variety of commercial transactions, including marketing, distribution and supply agreements, customer agreements, equipment purchase agreements, equipment lease agreements, sales representative and wholesaler agreements, consulting agreements, employment agreements, licensing agreements, terms and conditions of purchase and sale, and confidentiality and non-compete agreements.
Her clients include manufacturers, professional service firms, including engineering firms, software developers, staffing companies, warehousing and storage companies, equipment distributors, and companies that provide services to the manufacturing industry.
Prior to joining Stites & Harbison, Bronstein practiced law in the Atlanta office of Seyfarth Shaw LLP for 14 years in their Corporate Group.
Bronstein is a founding member of the Belgium American Chamber of Commerce (Atlanta Chapter) and is active in numerous other international organizations and community boards. She earned her J.D., magna cum laude, from Georgia State University College of Law in 1999, and her B.A. from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill in 1983. She is admitted to practice in Georgia.