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Joshua B. Erekson

Partner

Overview

Josh is a partner in the firm’s Transactional practice group focusing on securities and capital markets. He assists issuers and underwriters with 1933 Act and 1934 Act filings, public offerings and private placements. As a former in-house counsel to a large public company, Josh serves as an integral team member for the public companies he represents.

Josh also advises clients in all realms of corporate law, including federal and state securities law compliance, the formation and financing of start-up businesses, the negotiation of commercial agreements, and supporting mergers and acquisitions.

Prior to joining the firm, Josh served as corporate counsel at Huntsman Corporation, where his practice focused on SEC regulatory compliance and general corporate legal matters. He was also a lawyer at two California-based firms, where he represented private and public companies in general corporate matters such as formation, capitalization, venture financings, and mergers and acquisitions.

Experience

Josh has represented clients in numerous transactions, including the following:

  • Represented a manufacturing company based in the United Kingdom as inside counsel in its initial and secondary public offerings, raising $1 billion in the aggregate, the concurrent $375 million term loan and $300 term loan facility, and the associated separation and subsidiary reorganization
  • Represented a biotechnology company in a $45 million public offering of common stock and private placement of preferred stock
  • Represented biotechnology company in a $20 million public offering of common stock and warrants
  • Represented biotechnology company in a $10 million public offering of common stock and warrants and concurrent private placement of common stock and warrants
  • Represented underwriter in a $200 million and $40 million at the market offerings
  • Represented underwriter in a $4 million public offering of common shares and $3 million at the market offering

Honors & Recognitions

  • Utah Legal Elite, Up & Coming, Utah Business magazine, 2021

Professional Activities

  • Member, Utah State Bar
  • Member, Salt Lake County Bar
  • Member, American Bar Association

Education

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