Lee F. Sachnoff

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Mr. Sachnoff is a partner in Kutak Rock’s Business and Corporate group where his transactional practice includes representing businesses and individuals on corporate and limited liability company laws, debt and equity financings, mergers and acquisitions and real estate. Mr. Sachnoff is listed in the 2017 and 2018 editions of The Best Lawyers in America© for Corporate Law and Mergers & Acquisitions (Denver, Colorado) and he received an "AV" rating from Martindale-Hubbell®. He also has been on the Super Lawyers® list since 2010. He represents start-up companies, closely held businesses, family offices and individuals as company counsel on a full range of transactional matters, including guidance on choice of entity, governance, executive compensation and other operational matters.

For over 25 years Mr. Sachnoff has represented clients in the organic and natural foods industry. His work for organic dairies has included organizing companies, negotiating loan agreements, private placements of debt and equity, real estate acquisitions and leases, and contract drafting, review and negotiations. 

Representative Transactions:

  • Negotiated an Amended and Restated Credit Facility on a syndicated loan with more than 10 participants.
  • Advised client regarding regulatory issues under the Organic Foods Production Act and the associated National Organic Program Regulations.
  • Advised investor group on acquiring a controlling interest in an organic produce distributor emerging from a chapter 11 bankruptcy and continuing representation as corporate counsel to the business.
  • Served as client’s corporate counsel and worked closely with the litigation team defending several nationwide class action consumer product lawsuits.
  • Corporate counsel to a new entity that acquired a retail store that was one of several the FTC required the seller to divest as part of an antitrust settlement.
  • Re-organized a C-corporation into two wholly owned subsidiaries under a limited liability company parent on a tax favorable basis.