Scott F. Rissmiller

Scott F. Rissmiller

Senior Associate, Washington, D.C.

Email scott.rissmiller@​

Phone +1 202 637 6157

Fax +1 202 637 5910

Practice groupCorporate

Scott Rissmiller uses a practical, business-minded approach to advise private and public clients on mergers and acquisitions, private equity, and venture capital transactions and financings. Scott counsels clients as they seek to grow, expand, divest, collaborate, and secure new capital.

Scott has a well-rounded corporate practice and experience with public securities offerings, private placements, and corporate governance. He advises clients across several industries, with a focus on healthcare, biotech, pharmaceutical, technology and software, and financial institutions.

Before and during law school, Scott was a consultant at a major consulting firm where he managed projects and budgets, and helped clients solve problems and achieve their goals. While in law school, Scott was as a summer associate at Hogan Lovells and a member of the Catholic University Law Review.

Education and admissions


J.D., Columbus School of Law, The Catholic University of America, cum laude, 2013

B.A., College of the Holy Cross, 2004


Member, Business Law Section, American Bar Association

Bar admissions and qualifications

District of Columbia


Representative experience

Private equity firm in the sale of a healthcare company.

Public company in a joint venture to develop cutting-edge surgical tools.

Public healthcare company in its acquisition of a software business from private equity investors.

Technology and software company in various corporate matters.

Life sciences company in the sale of senior secured convertible debt.

Data provider in its acquisition of a data management company.

Investment banks and companies in equity and debt public securities offerings and private placements.

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