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Austin Patterson

Austin Patterson


Austin Patterson advises on various corporate matters, including mergers and acquisitions, securities law, capital markets transactions and corporate governance.

Austin's practice focuses on representing buyers and sellers in a broad range of domestic and cross-border M&A transactions, among them public and private acquisitions, divestitures, mergers, venture capital investments and other strategic transactions.

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  • Paylocity (Nasdaq – PCTY) in its acquisitions of Cloudsnap, Samepage, VidGrid, and Blue Marble Payroll
  • BigCommerce (Nasdaq – BIGC) in its US$249 million initial public offering and US$263 million follow-on offering
  • SolarWinds (NYSE – SWI) in its acquisitions of Monalytic, SentryOne and VividCortex
  • Q2 Holdings (NYSE – Q2) in its repurchase of US$159 million convertible senior notes
  • The Hershey Company (NYSE – HSY) in its acquisition of two manufacturing plants from Weaver Popcorn Manufacturing
  • Halozyme Therapeutics (Nasdaq – HALO) in its US $720 million sale of convertible senior notes
  • SemaConnect in its sale for US$200 million to Blink Charging (Nasdaq – BLNK)
  • RateGenius in its business combination with AUTOPAY and formation of The Savings Group
  • Tritium Partners in their growth equity investments in Project X Media and RateGenius
  • AMTIVO Group in its acquisitions of Advantage International Registrar and Orion Registrar
  • Aceable in its acquisitions of PrepAgent and AKH, Inc.
  • Anaconda Inc. in its acquisition of the web-based, drag-and-drop coding platform company, EduBlocks
  • PROS Holdings (NYSE – PRO) in its US$150 million convertible senior notes offering
  • Underwriter counsel in an underwritten secondary offering for 4,000,000 shares of common stock of AerSale Corporation (Nasdaq – ASLE)
  • Underwriting syndicate in a US$100 million underwritten follow-on offering
  • US public and private companies in board and corporate governance matters
  • J.D., University of Texas School of Law 2018
  • B.S., University of Texas 2014