COLUMBUS, Ohio (PRWEB) March 27, 2018
Dickinson Wright PLLC is pleased to announce that Attorney Benton B. Bodamer has joined the firm’s Columbus office as a Member.
Mr. Bodamer focuses his practice on private equity, mergers and acquisitions, venture capital, and general corporate transactional matters. He represents a number of leading international private equity sponsors, and has also represented a wide range of public and private companies. He regularly advises clients on complex domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, joint ventures, minority investments, commercial arrangements, divestitures, and restructurings.
A frequent speaker, Mr. Bodamer routinely counsels and trains nonprofit organizations and their boards of directors on various corporate governance and transactional matters, and has served as outside counsel to dozens of charitable organizations, including as lead pro bono counsel to the United Way of Massachusetts Bay & Merrimack Valley in a groundbreaking multi-year pay-for-success public/private collaboration that is providing permanent supportive housing to hundreds of chronically homeless individuals.
Mr. Bodamer currently serves on the board of the nonprofit organization NoticeAbility, which designs e-based curricula catering to the neurological strengths of the dyslexic mind. He is also an advisory board member of Calmer Choice, a universal prevention program that promotes mindful awareness for children as a means to manage stress and reduce conflict. He has served on various other boards, including most recently the legal assistance organization Lawyers Clearinghouse, and the nonprofit Friends of Harvard Track.
Mr. Bodamer was previously recognized as an “Up and Coming Lawyer” by Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly and was selected as a 2012 member of the Public Interest Leadership Program. He received his A.B., magna cum laude, from Harvard College, his M.Phil. from the University of Cambridge, and was a Moritz Scholar at The Ohio State University Michael E. Moritz College of Law, receiving his J.D. cum laude.
About Dickinson Wright PLLC
Dickinson Wright PLLC is a general practice business law firm with more than 450 attorneys among more than 40 practice areas and 16 industry groups. Headquartered in Detroit and founded in 1878, the firm has 18 offices, including six in Michigan (Detroit, Troy, Ann Arbor, Lansing, Grand Rapids, and Saginaw) and 11 other domestic offices in Austin and El Paso, Texas; Columbus, Ohio; Ft. Lauderdale, Fla.; Lexington, Ky.; Nashville and Music Row, Tenn.; Las Vegas and Reno, Nev.; Phoenix, Ariz.; and Washington, D.C. The firm’s Canadian office is located in Toronto.
Dickinson Wright offers our clients a distinctive combination of superb client service, exceptional quality, value for fees, industry expertise and business acumen. As one of the few law firms with ISO/IEC 27001:2013 certification, Dickinson Wright has built state-of-the-art, independently-verified risk management controls and security processes for our commercial transactions. Dickinson Wright lawyers are known for delivering commercially-oriented advice on sophisticated transactions and have a remarkable record of wins in high stakes litigation. Dickinson Wright lawyers are regularly cited for their expertise and experience by Chambers, Best Lawyers, Super Lawyers, and other leading independent law firm evaluating organizations.