Tiffany Posil advises public companies on Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) reporting and disclosure obligations, corporate governance matters, and mergers and acquisitions.

Having joined the firm from the SEC's Office of Mergers and Acquisitions, Tiffany provides clients with unique insight into the administration and interpretation of the federal securities law requirements relating to proxy contests, tender offers, beneficial ownership reporting, and going-private transactions. Tiffany also assists public companies and their boards of directors in preparing for and defending against unsolicited takeover proposals and activist stockholders.

Before joining the SEC, Tiffany practiced in Wilmington, Delaware, where she counseled corporations, officers, directors, board committees, and stockholders in connection with a wide variety of transactional and advisory matters, including mergers and acquisitions, proxy contests, stockholder meetings, and corporate governance matters.

After law school, Tiffany served as a judicial law clerk to the Honorable Carolyn Berger of the Delaware Supreme Court.

*Admitted only in Delaware. Supervised by principals of the firm.

Education and admissions

Education

LL.M., Georgetown University Law Center, 2012

J.D./M.B.A., University of South Carolina, 2005

B.S., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2001

Memberships

Vice-Chair, American Bar Association, Federal Regulation of Securities Committee Subcommittee on Proxy Statements and Business Combinations

Bar admissions and qualifications

Delaware

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