NEW YORK – April 13, 2011 – Loeb & Loeb LLP has announced that Joseph F. Daniels will join the firm’s New York office as a partner in the Corporate Group. He joins from Hodgson Russ LLP where he was a partner and Chair of the firm’s Emerging Companies and Venture Capital Practice Group, prior to which he practiced at Fulbright & Jaworski LLP in New York. Earlier in his career, he also practiced at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, P.C. in Palo Alto and DLA Piper US LLP in San Diego.
Daniels regularly represents start-up to mature public companies, private equity and venture capital funds, and investment banks involved in high-growth sectors, such as digital media, software and cleantech. He handles a wide range of corporate, finance and securities law matters and has advised clients on more than $1 billion of private equity and debt financings, more than $5 billion of merger, acquisition and disposition transactions, and more than $3 billion in initial and follow-on public offerings of equity and debt.
“Joe’s background will be a great complement to our Corporate Group as well as an asset to our emerging media and technology clients,” said Loeb & Loeb Chairman Michael Beck. “We look forward to welcoming him to the firm.”
Daniels also provides general corporate advice for public and private companies. He has represented clients in a number of industries, including asset protection, biotech, cleantech, healthcare, financial services, semiconductor, software and telecommunications.
“As our work for corporate clients continues to expand, Joe will be a strategic addition to our practice team, bringing a wide range of expertise across several industries that will further enhance our cross-practice capabilities,” said David Schaefer, Managing Partner of Loeb & Loeb’s New York office.
Daniels earned his B.A. from the University of California at Berkeley and his J.D. from the University of Southern California Law School where he was managing articles editor of the Southern California Interdisciplinary Law Journal and a member of the Southern California Law Review.
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