Provided by David J Champoux
David Champoux's practice focuses on business transactions and business entities, including acquisitions and dispositions of businesses (through asset purchase, stock purchase or merger), securities offerings and other financing transactions, structuring and negotiating complex commercial contracts, forming business entities and counseling clients on corporate governance matters and shareholder and other agreements among the entities' owners, and advising clients on compliance with federal and state securities law public disclosure and other requirements.
David has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America® since 2003 in the areas of Corporate Law, Mergers and Acquisitions Law, and Securities/Capital Markets Law. He was named "Lawyer of the Year" in Portland, Maine by The Best Lawyers in America® for Mergers and Acquisitions Law in 2021, 2018 and 2016; for Securities/Capital Markets Law in 2017 and 2020; and for Corporate Law in 2015. David practiced as an associate at Sullivan & Cromwell in New York before joining Pierce Atwood.
Member, Business Law Section, Maine State Bar Association; Commissioner, Uniform Laws Commission (2016-2018).
J.D., University of Virginia School of Law; A.B. (cum laude), Harvard University.
David Champoux has significant experience in high-value, cross-border transactions, including advising on M&A and public offerings.
"He's very comprehensive and makes sure every issue is covered. He is a huge champion for his clients."