Brian A. Lebrecht
Shareholder and Director

Mr. Lebrecht represents company clients primarily in the areas of corporate finance (including private placements, public offerings, and Securities and Exchange Commission and blue sky compliance), public company disclosure (including ’33 Act registrations and ’34 Act reporting requirements), and mergers and acquisitions (including asset and stock purchases and restructurings). He also represents individual directors, and boards of directors, with respect to corporate governance, fiduciary duties, internal investigations, and risk management. He practices before the SEC and FINRA on matters involving issuers, broker-dealers, and other service professionals. He has served as a director of both for-profit and non-profit entities, been named one of the Best Lawyers in America for Mergers & Acquisitions each year since 2006, presented at the SEC’s Roundtable on Microcap Securities in 2011, been named one of Orange County’s top lawyers, been active in the corporations and securities law committees of the California and Utah state bars, and maintains active blogs on securities, board, and M&A topics at


  • Juris Doctor, University of San Diego (1995)
  • Masters Business Administration, University of San Diego (1995)
  • Bachelor of Business Administration, University of San Diego (1991)

Court Admissions               

  • U.S. District Court: Southern and Eastern District of California

Awards and Honors

  • Best Lawyers in America, Mergers & Acquisitions (2006 - 2016)
  • Approved by Utah Supreme Court as a Mentor for New Lawyer Training Program (2009)

Professional Affiliations

  • Board Member, Juan Diego Catholic High School (2009 - 2011)
  • Chairperson, Securities Law Section of the Utah State Bar (2009)
  • Elected Officer, Securities Law Section of the Utah State Bar (2007 - 2008)
  • Member, Corporations Committee of the Business Law Section of the California State Bar (2003 – 2007)