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Jeff Gifford Appointed Leader of Dykema’s Corporate Finance Practice Group

January 24, 2018

Dykema, a leading national law firm, announced today that Jeff Gifford has been appointed to lead the firm’s Corporate Finance Practice Group, a team focused on counseling clients in all aspects of corporate finance matters. Gifford takes over for Will Liebmann, who was selected to serve on the firm’s Executive Board.

Based in the firm’s San Antonio office, Gifford, who also previously served as Co-Leader of both the firm’s Mergers and Acquisitions subgroup and the Family Business Transition Team, focuses his practice on counseling clients on mergers and acquisitions, public and private securities transactions, and domestic and international commercial transactions. He is experienced in the financial and healthcare industries.

Dykema’s corporate finance attorneys provide business advice and corporate legal services to both domestic and foreign clients in an array of matters including mergers and acquisitions, private equity and venture capital transactions, corporate governance, privacy, and data security. In addition to Gifford’s leadership, Alexis Schostak and Diana Tsai both serve the group as Assistant Practice Group Leaders.

“Exceptional client service has been, and will continue to be our first priority,” said Gifford. “I look forward to leading one of the firm’s premier practice groups and continuing the firm’s commitment in delivering outstanding results at every level.”

Gifford received a J.D. from University of Michigan’s School of Law and a B.A. in International Relations from Brigham Young University.