Bryan Rakes assists clients with structuring and closing complex mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, private equity and venture capital investments, and financing transactions. Bryan represents private equity investors, senior and subordinated lenders, and emerging growth companies resulting in a well-developed sense of the business goals and expectations of all of the parties in these transactions. He has been a participant on panels speaking in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, equity investments, commercial loan transactions, drafting commercial agreements and general corporate planning. He has written and co-written several articles on various topics related to business transactions. Bryan is a member of the Board of Directors of the Maryland Chapter of the Association for Corporate Growth, of Everyman Theatre and of Civic Works, a Baltimore non-profit organization.
JD Syracuse University College of Law
BA Transylvania University