Brandon J. Bortner

  • Partner
  • 555 Eleventh Street, NW
  • Suite 1000
  • Washington, D.C. 20004-1304
  • USA
  • T +1.202.637.2117


Brandon J. Bortner is a partner in the Washington, D.C. office of Latham & Watkins. Mr. Bortner practices corporate and securities law, with an emphasis on capital markets transactions, public and private financings, and public company representation.

On capital markets matters, Mr. Bortner regularly advises issuers, investors, sponsors, and investment banks in public and private equity-based financings, debt and hybrid corporate finance transactions, including convertible securities, commercial lending transactions, restructurings, and other financing transactions.

A significant portion of his practice involves general corporate work for ongoing clients on matters such as SEC reporting compliance, securities and disclosure issues, and corporate governance matters.

Mr. Bortner also has extensive experience with alternative financings, including Private Investments in Public Equity (PIPEs), tax-advantaged IPO structures, at-the-market (ATM) programs, convertible and non-convertible preferred stock, and investment grade and high yield debt securities.

Thought Leadership

  • The Bought Deal Bible -  March 15, 2012
Bar Qualification
  • District of Columbia
  • Virginia
  • JD, Georgetown University Law Center, 2004
  • BA, Washington & Lee University, 2000
  • Power
  • Life Sciences
  • REITs
  • Capital Markets
  • Emerging Companies
  • Public Company Representation
  • Private Equity Finance